Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (September 16, 2011)---One of the things that set Botsford Hospital apart from many other hospitals in the area is the Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit.
Since 1987, this specialized unit has been helping patients recover from surgeries and other serious medical conditions and regain their independence as quickly as possible. A team of physicians, nurses, and physical, occupational and speech therapists provides comprehensive services tailored to the needs of the individual patient.
The unit will celebrate National Rehabilitation Awareness Week September 19 to 25 with a goal of educating people about the benefits and impact of rehabilitation.
An Open House will be held Tuesday, September 20 from 2 to 4 p.m. on the 3 South Inpatient rehabilitation Unit. Employees, physicians, volunteers and visitors are invited to tour the unit, learn about Inpatient Rehabilitation at Botsford Hospital and meet the staff and rehab physicians. Included in the event will be demonstrations of Wii games and therapy dogs as approaches to rehabilitation.
ABOUT BEAUMONT HEALTH
Beaumont Health is a not-for-profit organization formed by Beaumont Health System, Botsford Health Care and Oakwood Healthcare in 2014 to provide patients with the benefit of greater access to the highest quality, compassionate care, no matter where they live in southeast Michigan. The organization has budgeted net revenue of $4.1 billion and consists of eight hospitals with 3,337 beds, 168 outpatient sites, nearly 5000 physicians and 35,000 employees and about 3,500 volunteers. In 2014, the combined organizations had 175,675 inpatient admissions, 16,229 births and 492,148 emergency visits. Beaumont Health is the largest health system in Michigan for inpatient admissions and net patient revenue. For more information, visit beaumonthealth.org.
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