intense rehabilitation

Tender Touch Rehab Services include:
  • * Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy
  • * Service offered 7 days a week
  • * Vital Stim Certified Speech Therapist
  • * Wound Care Certified Physical Therapist
  • * Lymphedema Certified Occupational Therapist
Neuro Program
From cerebrovascular disease (CVA) to traumatic brain injury (TBI), the Neuro Program promotes the use of standardized outcome measures for assessments (i.e., Motor Assessment Scale) and evidence-based interventions like neurodevelopmental techniques and motor control strategies.
Cardiac Program
For patients with cardiopulmonary cases, strength and endurance are big factors for return to prior level of function. With this in mind, this clinical excellence program aims to perform appropriate assessment tools like the six-minute walk test (6MWT) and Borg Rate of Perceived Exertion Scale and interventions that include proper breathing techniques, spirometer training and endurance training.
Orthopedic Program
From posture assessment to gait examination, this program focuses not only on addressing the current orthopedic condition, but also in preventing other complications brought about by the condition.
Wound Management Program
Training provided for therapists in the assessment, treatment and management of different stages of wound including surgical wounds for early detection of infection. Use of adjunct therapies including electrical modalities to improve circulation, accelerate re-epithelialization, decrease inflammation and improve wound bed polarity to assist with decrease of infection.
Pulmonary Program
Focused on enhancing clinical skills in the treatment of pulmonary diseases including, COPD, asthma, emphysema, pneumonia, etc. Therapists are trained on early detection of consolidation that may lead to complications including pneumonia. Evidence based practice including the incorporation of standardized testing and use of exercise prescription based on the Karvonen's formula to progress residents in a safe and therapeutic manner.
Lymphedema Program
We complete manual lymphatic drainage and complete de-congestive therapy.
Physical Agents and Modalitites
  • Electrical Stimulation
  • Diathermy
  • Ultrasound
  • Hot/Cold Pack
  • Vital Stim
  • Paraffin
  • Biodex