The rehabilitation process is never an easy one; that’s why it’s crucial to choose a supportive rehab environment that enhances your physical and emotional wellbeing and maximizes your independence. You don’t need to recover at home or stay longer in a hospital than absolutely necessary. Our subacute rehab program will allow you to receive the care you need here, reducing your odds of rehospitalization, infection, and increasing your odds of a great recovery. What if you do need to return to the hospital? You’ll sleep better, knowing Southwestern Vermont Medical Center’s recognized excellence is only a few feet away.

The Center for Living & Rehabilitation is ideally situated to help ease your transition from hospital to home due to surgery or illness. Our highly skilled therapists are here to help you reach your goals as quickly and safely as possible, with the ultimate objective of getting you back home. An individualized therapy regimen is initiated after an evaluation and delivered according to a physician approved treatment plan, with therapies offered up to 7 days a week. As a result, you have every support that you need to recover quickly, in comfort. Our subacute care includes:

  • Dedicated Subacute Rehab Unit with Many Private Suites
  • Daily Physical, Occupational & Speech Therapy
  • State-of-the-Art Rehab Gym
  • Model ADL Suite to practice Activities of Daily Living
  • Individualized Treatment Plans
  • Comprehensive Discharge Planning & Post-Discharge Follow-up

As the level of support that you need changes, our staff will be with you, making changes to your treatment plan based on testing, your progress, and how you feel. You’ll get peace of mind knowing that even if you don’t need it, extra support is available for any bumps along your road to recovery.

We are proud to support patients through a wide range of recovery types. Those who have had most kinds of surgery or are recovering from injury or illness will find that we have the care needed to recover.

Our post acute focus includes:

  • Orthopedic Conditions — Fractures, Amputations, Hip & Knee Replacement
  • Post Surgical Recovery
  • Cardiac Care
  • Stroke & Neurological Rehabilitation
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Trauma
  • Functional Decline due to an illness
  • Wound Care

If you have undergone or suffered any of these injuries, surgeries, or conditions, you will find that our subacute program is well-equipped to support you. With highly trained professionals, including specialists, therapists, and a fantastic skilled nursing staff, our subacute care program offers both the simple day-to-day supports like changing your dressings, to the more advanced care such as on-site testing and analysis by leading specialists. We also have essential care types you won’t find at other facilities, such as pain management. We’ll help you find optimal comfort, to dull the pain and also allow you to complete the physiotherapy that is so essential to your recovery.

Discover more about what our subacute care program can offer you by reaching out to our staff today. We’re happy to answer your questions and discuss what you’ll need to make a full recovery in comfort.

160 Hospital Drive Bennington, VT 05201