Therapies & Treatments

Therapies & Treatments

Diamond Post Acute Rehab at Bethesda offers comprehensive transitional care to help you or a loved one recover after an acute hospital stay, injury, or illness. If you or a loved one needs a place to recover, choose the therapies and treatments offered through Bethesda's highly regarded short-term rehabilitation services.

Therapies & treatments include:

Read more about the therapies and treatments offered at Bethesda Rehab & Senior Care below.

Physical, Occupational & Speech Therapy

In order to get you or a loved one back on your feet after an injury, illness, or surgery, your physician may recommend rehabilitation. Bethesda Rehab & Senior Care has the capability of providing physical, occupational, and speech therapy as often as seven days a week.

Physical therapy can improve your mobility, strength, flexibility, coordination, balance, endurance, and even work to reduce pain.

Occupational therapy focuses on self-care skills and training to help you achieve successful completion of activities of daily living (ADLs), including bathing, dressing, and grooming.

Speech therapy aims to optimize your ability to communicate and swallow, improving your quality of life.

The therapy team at Bethesda Rehab & Senior Care is here to provide you with a comprehensive evaluation and work collaboratively with you and your family to establish an appropriate, individualized treatment plan to address your personal goals and needs. Bethesda's therapy teams also develop and implement  health and wellness programs to prevent injuries, maintain physical function, and improve the safety of our residents.

IV Therapy

When IV therapy is needed, the skilled nurses at Bethesda provide residents with intravenous (IV) medications to fight infection, manage pain and symptoms, or provide valuable nutrition. Your physician, registered dietitian, and IV certified nurses create a customized plan of care to fit your health needs.

Antibiotiv IV Therapies include:
  • Midline
  • Peripheral
  • PICC
  • Port-a-Cath
Tube Feedings:
  • G-tube
  • J-tube

Respiratory Therapy

Bethesda's Respiratory Therapy Program is a broad program that helps improve your well-being, if you have chronic or ongoing breathing problems. Our program helps patients with COPD conditions such as asthma, emphysema and chronic bronchitis.

The Respiratory Therapy Program offers comprehensive one-on-one rehabilitation with a respiratory therapist tailored to your particular needs and goals. Bethesda's rehab team will help you understand your condition and provide you with a treatment plan that includes self-care education and maintenance planning.

Orthopedic Rehab

Bethesda's Orthopedic Rehabilitation Program aims to restore your mobility, strength, and range of motion after injury or surgery. Orthopedic patients typically have functional limitations and weaknesses which require more therapy after their surgery or hospital stay. Our skilled therapists work with you to restore and enhance your overall function. Bethesda Rehab & Senior Care's staff is educated about surgical procedures and able to adapt their knowledge to treat each individual patient.

Orthopedic Rehab may include:
  • Gait training
  • Strength/ROM testing
  • Transfer training
  • Balance training
  • Endurance/Energy conservation training
  • ADL/IADL* re-education/training
*ADLs or activities of daily living are basic self-care tasks such as bathing, dressing and feeding. IADLs or Instrumental activities of daily living help an individual live in a community independently. These activities include housework, managing finances, medication management and navigating transportation.

Wound Care

Bethesda's comprehensive Wound Care Program is led by our full time wound care certified nurse. Our Personalized approach to an individual's condition allows our interdisciplinary team to manage and treat complex wounds.

Our cutting edge therapies and state-of-the-art equipment in the wound care program include:
  • Wound VAC treatment
  • Therapeutic ultrasound
  • Shortwave diathermy
  • Electric stimulators (E-stims)
  • Debridement
  • Nutritional Therapy

Cardiac Care

The Cardiac Care Program at Bethesda Rehab & Senior Care is available after suffering from a traumatic cardiovascular event, or following a surgery to reduce risk of a future cardiac event. Bethesda's cardiac rehabilitation program is designed to get you or your loved one back on the road to leading a heart healthy life.
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