Inpatient Rehabilitation

Meadowbrook’s inpatient Rehabilitation
services consist of 22 private
CARF-Accredited beds.


Meadowbrook Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation program is designed to return individuals back to their home environments within the shortest amount of time following a stroke, brain injury, hip fracture, amputation, neurological disorder, or other life-altering illness or event.

Elevated Care

We offer a holistic approach to acute rehabilitation and can care for patients with both rehabilitative needs and those with multiple medical comorbidities. To ensure we are offering the optimum level of care to our rehab patients, we offer 24-hour RN coverage as well as physical, occupational and speech therapy five days a week as needed.

Acute Rehabilitation Criteria

As defined by the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid, determinations of whether inpatient rehabilitation stays are reasonable and necessary must be based on an assessment of each patient’s individual care needs. For inpatient rehabilitation care to be considered reasonable and necessary, the documentation in the patient’s inpatient rehabilitation medical record must demonstrate a reasonable expectation that the following criteria were met at the time of admission to the inpatient rehabilitation facility. The patient must:

Acute Rehab Criteria

  • Stroke
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Congenital Deformity
  • Amputation
  • Severe or advanced osteoarthritis involving two or more major weight bearing joints with joint deformity and substantial loss of range of motion, atrophy of muscles surrounding the joint, significant functional impairment of ambulation and other ADLs
  • Major Multiple Trauma
  • Hip Fracture
  • Brain Injury
  • Burns
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthropathies
  • Systemic vasculitides with joint inflammation resulting in significant functional impairment of ambulation and other ADLs
  • Three arthritis conditions for which appropriate, aggressive, and sustained outpatient therapy has failed
  • Certain neurological conditions such as Parkinson’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis, etc.
  • Hip or knee replacement when it is bilateral, when the patient’s body mass index is greater than or equal to 50, or when the patient is age 85 or older

At Meadowbrook, we have the tools, the team, and the services to provide top-rated inpatient rehabilitation.