Our Approach to Traumatic Brain Injury
Brain injury, at any level of severity, is life-altering, not just for patients but for the people who love and care for them. There are many decisions to be made and you can quickly feel overwhelmed.
At MossRehab, we understand deeply the challenges facing patients and their families when needing Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) rehabilitation. Our program is one of only 16 federally funded Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems of Care in the U.S. This distinction recognizes MossRehab as a center of excellence in the research and clinical care of TBI. Our multidisciplinary expertise, coupled with some of the most innovative technology available, empowers our team to make perceptive evaluations and targeted treatment plans to set ambitious goals for recovery.
Interested in learning more about Moss’ Traumatic Brain Injury Program through an in-person appointment at our medical center in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, call 215-663-6477.
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Why Choose MossRehab?
We Get You Home
On average, MossRehab’s traumatic brain injury patients show more functional improvement than other area rehab providers both locally and nationally. (See full list of outcomes.)
MossRehab is repeatedly ranked by U.S. News & World Report as the number one rehabilitation hospital in the Philadelphia region and among the top 10 in the country in its annual list of America's Best Hospitals.
From our renowned inpatient programs to our outpatient centers, Day Therapy Program, Community Re-Entry Program, School Re-Entry Program, Vocational Directions Program, Clubhouse and Drucker Community Residence program, we are with you every step of your way toward increased independence.
We have more accreditations from the Commission for Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) than any other rehab provider on U.S.News & World Report’s “Best Hospitals” list. (See complete list) We have earned CARF accreditation for seven of our brain injury programs.
Our physicians; speech pathologists; rehabilitation nurses; physical, occupational and recreational therapists; social workers and psychologists - all specializing in rehabilitation - work together to ensure coordination of care throughout treatment of traumatic brain injuries. We also believe that family plays an essential role, and invite cooperation at every phase of treatment.
Informed by Research
The renowned Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute conducts advanced research that translates to innovations in care. And the Drucker Brain Injury Center at MossRehab has been designated by the federal government as a Traumatic Brain Injury Model System since 1997 for its culture of research integrated with care - the only such center in the Philadelphia area.
From the G-EO System Evolution therapeutic exercise machine to the Lokomat treadmill therapy to the ReWalk robotic exoskeleton, MossRehab is leading the way with the treatments and therapies of the future.
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TBI Treatment at MossRehab
The breadth and depth of our experience, combined with the only hospital-based rehabilitation research institute in Pennsylvania and throughout the region, allows us to provide informed and progressive therapy within our traumatic brain injury program.The change in our patients’ functional improvement scores from admission to discharge and the percentage of patients who return directly home consistently, on average, exceeds those outcomes of people served in other facilities in the region and nation. Year after year, U.S. News & World Report ranks us among the top 10 rehabilitation providers in the nation and top-ranked in Pennsylvania in its annual “Best Hospitals” rankings.
Family and caregivers are an integral part of every treatment plan at MossRehab’s TBI Center. We provide extensive education, support and counseling for patients in Philadelphia, throughout Pennsylvania and nationwide. Treatments are provided not just at the onset of injury, but throughout the rehabilitation process, and even after a patient returns to home, school or work. From whatever point you start with us, we will be with you every step of the way. Learn more about our brain injury treatment areas.
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