Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation

Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services

University of Maryland Shore Regional Health provides a broad range of comprehensive rehabilitation, pain management and health enhancement services.

Inpatient Acute Care rehabilitation therapies are provided by highly talented and experienced teams in each of our three acute care medical centers in Easton, Dorchester and Chestertown. Shore Medical Center of Easton houses the nationally accredited and region’s only acute rehabilitation hospital unit.

In diverse locations throughout the five-county region, our  inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services are provided by an exceptional team led by a board-certified rehabilitation physician assisted by specialists with expertise in many fields, including: rehabilitation medicine and nursing; neurosciences; orthopedics; sports medicine, pain management; physical, occupational and speech therapy.


Requard Center for Acute Rehabilitation

The Requard Center for Acute Rehabilitation is a 20-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital unit treating patients age 18 and older who have a medical need for comprehensive medical rehabilitation in a hospital setting. The Center is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) for its overall inpatient rehabilitation program and for its specialized Stroke Rehabilitation program. The Requard Center also is accredited by the Joint Commission and its nurses are "Magnet" recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).


University of Maryland Shore Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at Chestertown

UM Shore Nursing & Rehabilitation Center at Chestertown is a comprehensive, 98-bed health care facility providing skilled and intermediate care and rehabilitation services. An affiliate of the University of Maryland Medical System, the Center is certified by both Medicare and Medicaid.


Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Programs are offered by UM Shore Regional Health’s Department of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Services. Please contact the Department of Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Services, 410-822-1000, ext. 5810 for more information.


Accreditations

We hold advanced training and professional development in high regard and aim for best practice by participating with national organizations that measure inpatient and outpatient outcomes in clinical care and patient satisfaction. Overall, our services are accredited by The Joint Commission and our nurses are Magnet®- recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).

Additionally, our Requard Center for Acute Rehabilitation has earned continuous accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) since 2009. Its Stroke Specialty Program is also CARF accredited.



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UM Shore Regional Health Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services is a proud member of the University of Maryland Rehabilitation Network (UMRN).