Nursing & Rehabilitation

Weston Rehabilitation & Nursing Center at Hellertown

 

1896 Leithsville Road

Hellertown, PA 18055

Office: (610) 838-7901

Fax: (610) 838-6663

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Weston Rehabilitation & Nursing Center at Hellertown, located on the outskirts of historic Hellertown, holds the highest standards of family centered care in both Short-Term and Long-Term care.

 

Our residents are cared for by our professional and licensed Nursing Team!

 

Our recently renovated center offers a variety of Rehabilitation & Nursing Services. We are dedicated to supporting the senior population and their families throughout the aging process. Being active keeps the body fit and mind alert. This can help prevent or slow any decline. Our goal is to help our residents stay active and independent longer.

 

physicalPhysical Therapy Programs:

 

Weston Rehabilitation & Nursing Center at Hellertown provides physical therapists that have extensive experience in treating the senior population. We specialize in maintaining independence in a safe environment.

 

Here are some of the services we provide at the Weston Rehabilitation & Nursing Center at Hellertown:

 

  • Fall prevention
  • Therapeutic and strengthening exercise
  • Gait training
  • Increased activity level
  • Transfer training
  • Improve range of motion and flexibility
  • Pain management program
  • Wound care program
  • Contracture management
  • Postural and body mechanics

 

occupationalOccupational Therapy Programs:

 

The person who would benefit from Occupational Therapy is anyone facing changes because of aging, illness, or as a result of an accident.
It would be anyone who is unable to do the things in life they want or need to do. Here are some of the services we provide in Occupational Therapy:

 

  • Walker and wheelchair safety training
  • Transfer training (from bed, toilet, wheelchair, etc.)
  • Generalized weakness
  • Visual deficits
  • Auditory deficits
  • Difficulty self-dressing
  • Difficulty with personal hygiene
  • Difficulty with fine motor activities (buttons, zippers, hand writing, etc.)
  • Problem solving skills
  • Hand/wrist splints
  • Hand therapy

 

speechSpeech Therapy Programs:

 

Weston Rehabilitation & Nursing Center at Hellertown patients who have difficulty communicating or have cognitive and/or swallowing difficulties are offered the following programs:

 

  • Aphasia
  • Dysarthria
  • Dysphagia
  • Apraxia
  • Diet Management Programs
  • Orientation Programs
  • Memory/Cognitive Programs

 


homeHome Safety Assessment:

 

Another personalized service provided by the Weston Rehabilitation & Nursing Center at Hellertown is a home safety assessment. It is an evaluation of the patient’s home environment, done prior to discharge, following therapy services.

 

Physical or Occupational Therapists from Weston Rehabilitation & Nursing Center at Hellertown will visit your home with you and your family member and help you correct anything that may create a trip, slip or fall hazard.


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1896 Leithsville Road Hellertown, PA 18055
(610) 838-7901