About HCA Houston Rehabilitation Hospital Southeast
After a life-altering injury or illness, you want to be cared for by a team you can trust to get you moving again. Our multidisciplinary team at HCA Houston Rehabilitation Hospital Southeast, will provide you with the encouragement, support and high-quality care you need for a successful rehabilitation journey.
We treat patients with a decreased ability to function in a normal environment and who have experienced the following:
- Brain injury
- Cardiovascular and pulmonary issues
- Hip fracture
- Joint replacement
- Major multiple trauma
- Neurological disorders, such as Parkinson's disease, polyneuropathy, Guillain-Barré, myasthenia gravis and multiple sclerosis
- Spinal cord injury
The HCA Houston Rehabilitation Hospital Southeast is a 31-bed, private room facility. The hospital includes a newly renovated therapy gym, an activities for daily living (ADL) area with a kitchen, bathroom and bedroom, and a designated inpatient rehab dining room that is perfect for enjoying delicious and nutritious meals with family.
Our rehabilitation team includes board-certified rehabilitation physicians, case managers, registered dietitians, occupational therapists, physical therapists, rehabilitation nurses, respiratory therapists, and speech and language pathologists who all collaborate to help you achieve your rehab goals.
HCA Houston Rehabilitation Hospital Southeast programs
At HCA Houston Rehabilitation Hospital Southeast, we provide care that gets you moving. Our team will guide you through a personalized treatment plan targeting your unique needs and goals. We will work together to ensure we exceed your goals and you are able to return home and to your community as quickly as possible.
Occupational therapy (OT)
Our occupational therapists teach self-care skills that are necessary for activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, eating and food preparation. They help address any cognitive (thought) and perceptual (vision) deficits.
Physical therapy (PT)
Our physical therapists focus on movement dysfunction to not only assist you with walking, but also to teach you techniques for wheelchair transfers. We also provide orthotic/prosthetic device evaluation and training.
Respiratory therapy (RT)
Our respiratory therapy team assists in the treatment of respiratory problems, including addressing respiratory muscle weakness and susceptibility to respiratory difficulties.
Speech and language pathology (SLP)
Our speech and language pathologists improve your communication skills through cognitive retraining. This increases your functional independence with decision making, reasoning, memory, and swallow retraining.
Inpatient rehabilitation is provided seven days a week and requires a strong commitment from you to perform therapy exercises and a willingness to learn and practice the skills required for a successful rehab journey. In order to qualify for admission to our inpatient rehabilitation hospital, patients must meet the following criteria:
- Ability and willingness to participate in our rehab programs
- Must be responsive to verbal or visual stimuli and be able to consistently follow at least one-step commands
- Must have medical and nursing needs that require ongoing inpatient hospitalization
- Be able to participate in physical, occupational, and/or speech therapy for a total of three hours each day
- Require at least two therapy disciplines: Physical therapy (PT), occupational therapy (OT), speech therapy
- Had a recent significant functional loss with potential for improvement
- Have a supportive social system and a realistic discharge plan
Physician referral is not required for rehabilitation services. Our therapists will work closely with your referring physician to coordinate your care. We invite you to learn more about our rehabilitation facility by calling (713) 904-9300. For referrals, please call (713) 359-3477 or (713) 359-5361.