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    Compassionate Care
    Our entire rehabilitation team is dedicated to providing leading-edge rehabilitation medicine with kindness, support, and a healing touch. Our goal is to ensure that our patients and their families achieve their highest level of independence and have a fulfilling quality of life. We also proudly provide patient and family centered care. This model of care encourages patients and their loved ones to be closely involved in their care and the decision-making process. At the same time, our healthcare team treats each patient with dignity and respect and honors the choices he or she makes. This model of care supports information sharing and collaboration, and leads to a better overall patient experience.

    Accredited Services
    The Rehabilitation Institute is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Programs (CARF). This accreditation ensures our commitment to quality, safety, and patient satisfaction. The following programs are CARF accredited:

    • Inpatient Rehabilitation Programs – Hospital Comprehensive (Adults)
    • Inpatient Rehabilitation Programs – Hospital Comprehensive (Children and Adolescents)
    • Inpatient Rehabilitation Programs – Hospital: Brain Injury Program (Adults)
    • Inpatient Rehabilitation Programs – Hospital: Stroke Specialty Program (Adults)
    • Inpatient Rehabilitation Programs – Hospital: Amputee Specialty Program (Adults)

    In addition, The Rehabilitation Institute is part of the award-winning Memorial University Medical Center, the most advanced and comprehensive hospital in southeast Georgia. Memorial University Medical Center has earned national accolades for its medical care and patient safety initiatives.

    Advanced Training
    Our clinical team holds advanced certification and/or training in the following specialties: brain injury, spinal cord injury, orthopaedic rehabilitation, stroke rehabilitation, lymphedema treatment, hand rehabilitation, swallowing deficits and assistive technologies, pelvic pain and incontinence rehabilitation, and vestibular rehabilitation. They received extensive training and passed rigorous exams in their area of specialization. They are able to provide the very latest, evidence-based rehabilitation care.

    Exceptional Outcomes
    Specialized training and clinical expertise help us ensure the best outcomes for our patients. The Rehabilitation Institute excels in overall clinical outcomes compared to both the region and nation in functional improvements and the ability to return to the community after discharge. View our patient outcomes.

    Pleasant Environment
    The Rehabilitation Institute at Memorial University Medical Center is located in beautiful Savannah, Georgia. We pride ourselves on providing a soft, caring environment that is more like a home than a hospital. Our walls are painted with warm colors, our rooms are filled with natural light, and our compassionate team is quick to offer plenty of Southern hospitality. We strive to create an environment of comfort where people can heal physically, emotionally, and spiritually.