The rehab care you need to get back to what you love.
The senior rehabilitation services offered at our Wynscape neighborhood in Wheaton, Illinois, help area patients recover and return home after an illness or hip, knee or other joint replacement surgery. The key to our collaborative approach are our physiatrist and nurse practitioner, who specialize in senior rehabilitation medicine. They’ll work closely with you, your family, personal physician and all members of our care team to create a personalized plan for your most optimal outcome. Our restorative rehabilitation services — including physical, occupational, speech and orthopedic rehabilitation — are available in a comfortable, residential setting to help you quickly recover and return home. To create a more open and inviting setting, we recently updated our residences, dining rooms and common areas.
We also offer a Transitions Program — a comprehensive discharge plan developed by our Care Coordination Team. To ensure a successful transition home, our team coordinates and schedules physician appointments, equipment needs, medication management and delivery of other home care services.
Wynscape is accredited by and meets the stringent care standards of Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities. This is awarded only to organizations that have demonstrated the highest levels of care and attention towards persons served. Our rehabilitation services include physical, occupational, and speech therapies. At Wynscape, we specialize in cardiac, orthopedic, oncology and wound care management.
Rehabilitation frequently asked questions
Subacute or short-term rehab care is provided in a skilled nursing setting and typically serves to transition a patient from hospital to home by assisting with the recovery process.
The length of a patient’s stay varies based on that person’s specific needs. Some patients stay a week or two; others may stay longer to achieve their recovery goals.
Wynscape has a physician who specializes in rehabilitation on site 5 days a week, as well as a doctorate-prepared nurse practitioner. They collaborate with our care team to ensure your loved one recovers quickly and returns home as soon as possible.
Coverage for short-term rehabilitation varies depending on the type of insurance the patient has. You can contact the Admissions team at the skilled nursing center, and they’ll verify benefits and explain what’s covered.
At Wynscape, our physiatrist (a physician specializing in rehabilitation medicine) strives to see patients within 24 hours or on the next working day, which far exceeds the industry standard of 30-60 days. Our nurse practitioner sees patients up to 3 days per week, depending on the patient’s medical condition. Most of our staff physicians conduct rounds weekly.
We provide short-term rehab through physical, speech, occupational and orthopedic therapies at Wynscape.
It’s similar in that it helps restore strength and mobility. Occupational therapy helps people adapt to their social and physical environment through specialized therapies for getting dressed, memory training and coordination exercises.
Our skilled speech and language pathologists address communication issues and swallowing dysfunction. They’ll design treatment plans to help with language ability, provide alternate communication strategies and give appropriate diet recommendations.
To learn about Wynscape’s high-quality senior rehabilitation services, use our contact form.