Whittier’s Transitional Care Units offer
short-term rehabilitative care to ease your transition back to home and community.
Getting home after your acute rehab stay or orthopedic surgery can be a challenging experience. Whittier is there for you with all of your post-op needs!
Whittier’s Transitonal Care Units offer short-term rehabilitative care for those
patients who need additional time to transition to home safely after their hospital stay. Located right inside our Bradford and Westborough hospitals, the expert daily care of our physicians, nurses and therapists will help you to return home as soon as possible and to function independently and at the highest level possible. Your post operative plan is catered to your surgeon’s protocols, and your care is a collaboration of our doctors and your surgeon.
The Transitional Care Units are state-of-the-art facilities with LCD flat screen TVs for each patient and Wi-Fi access available to all patients and visitors.
The Transitional Care Units specializes in aggressive, short term rehabilitation for its patients.
Whittier Bradford Transitional Care Unit is run by
Administrator Zachary Wilkins, Medical Director Dr. Paul Liguori,
and Director of Nursing Services Ami Geneau.
Whittier Westborough Transitional Care Unit is run by
Administrator Jeffrey Gangi, Medical Director Dr. John Turchetta,
and Director of Nursing Services Jemimah Kariuki.
Whittier uses a team approach to get you home:
- Board Certified Attending Physiatrist
- Specialty Consulting Physicians
- Dedicated Nursing Team
- Physical Therapist
- Speech Therapist
- Occupational Therapist
- Respiratory Therapist
- Case Manager
- Social Worker
- Activities Director
Whittier Transitional Care Units are your places to rehab after spinal surgery, or total knee and hip replacement—and these are just a few of the diagnoses we can handle! Call us for more information.
Referrals to the Transitional Care Unit at Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital-Bradford or in Westborough may be made by calling our Central Admissions Office Network referral hotline at (800) 442-1717 and a Medical Care Evaluator will be contacted.
Medicare and Private Pay Accepted
We currently accept patients with Medicare or patients who choose to pay privately.
Whittier Rehabilitation Hospitals are accredited by the Joint Commission.
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