Physical and Occupational Therapy

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Oak Park Arms

Gentiva Health Services offers therapy at The Kenwood five days a week and works with most insurance companies and Medicare. Physicians agree that most patients recover sooner and comfortably in the familiar surroundings of their own home. When health conditions warrant skilled care, residents can receive services in the comfort of their own apartments with assistance from a home health agency of their choice. The Kenwood works with several Medicare certified home health agencies.

Physical Therapy at The Kenwood includes:

  • Therapeutic/strengthening exercises
  • Fall prevention
  • Pain management
  • Range of motion
  • Balance assessment and improvement
  • Ambulation programs
  • Gait training
  • Orthotic fitting
  • Contracture management

Occupational Therapy includes:

  • Home safety management
  • Training in the activities of daily life
  • Self-medication program
  • Incontinence training
  • Cognitive rehabilitation
  • Hand therapy
  • Splinting
  • Adaptive equipment training
  • Wheelchair positioning and mobility
  • Community reintegration

Additional programs at The Kenwood include:

  • Telemonitoring
  • Diabetic education
  • Wound care