Infection Prevention in the Acute Rehabilitation Setting

Patients at Shepherd Center are at risk of infection for a few important reasons. The risk goes up the longer a person is in a facility, and Shepherd’s average inpatient is in the hospital for more than six weeks. Because Shepherd Center is a rehabilitation facility, patients are very mobile throughout the hospital, which sacrifices […]
Patients at Shepherd Center are at risk of infection for a few important reasons. The risk goes up the longer a person is in a facility, and Shepherd’s average inpatient is in the hospital for more than six weeks. Because Shepherd Center is a rehabilitation facility, patients are very mobile throughout the hospital, which sacrifices […]
Infection Prevention in the Acute Rehabilitation Setting
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Patients at Shepherd Center are at risk of infection for a few important reasons. The risk goes up the longer a person is in a facility, and Shepherd’s average inpatient is in the hospital for more than six weeks. Because Shepherd Center is a rehabilitation facility, patients are very mobile throughout the hospital, which sacrifices […]

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Fall Prevention in the Acute Rehabilitation Setting

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Patients in the acute rehabilitation phase of recovery from a brain injury are at a high risk of falls, largely because of physical limitations and cognitive impairments. But some prevention strategies implemented at Shepherd Center have proven successful in reducing fall rates significantly in this setting. Falls among these patients can occur because patients experience […]
Patients in the acute rehabilitation phase of recovery from a brain injury are at a high risk of falls, largely because of physical limitations and cognitive impairments. But some prevention strategies implemented at Shepherd Center have proven successful in reducing fall rates significantly in this setting. Falls among these patients can occur because patients experience […]
Fall Prevention in the Acute Rehabilitation Setting
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Patients in the acute rehabilitation phase of recovery from a brain injury are at a high risk of falls, largely because of physical limitations and cognitive impairments. But some prevention strategies implemented at Shepherd Center have proven successful in reducing fall rates significantly in this setting. Falls among these patients can occur because patients experience […]

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