Why Choose St. Luke's

At St. Luke’s, our number one goal is getting patients back to living their lives to their fullest potential. It is a goal that is being achieved every day through a combination of a highly-skilled and certified rehabilitation team members, leading-edge technology and innovation of thought.

As the region’s largest free-standing physical rehabilitation hospital and the only level 1 trauma rehabilitation hospital in the Inland Northwest, St. Luke’s Rehabilitation Institute serves more than 7,000 patients each year - patients who have suffered a stroke, lost a limb, suffered a brain injury, spinal cord injury or one of many other illness or injuries that affect their ability to fully participate in life like they did prior.

Solely dedicated to physical rehabilitation services, there is no facility in this region that can compare with the St. Luke’s interdisciplinary rehabilitation team, physician specialists, comprehensive therapy services, and ability to return patients back to the community. St. Luke’s is the best choice for getting patients back to achieving life.

10 Questions to Ask Before Choosing Physical Rehabilitation Services
Today more than ever, doctors and patients are faced with a variety of decisions after injury or illness. As a patient, you have a choice when it comes to selecting physical rehabilitation services. Before selecting a facility, do your research using the “10 Questions to Ask” list. Once you’ve made a decision with your family, be sure to tell your doctor.

 

 10 Questions to Ask 

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Does the facility have onsite, board-certified Physiatrists specifically trained in rehabilitation medicine?

 YES

 

Are physical, occupational, recreational, speech and respiratory therapies available every day of the week to make certain you get the therapy you need, when you need it?

 YES

 

Are registered nurses certified in rehabilitation and is that specialized care provided 24 hours each day?

 YES

 

Do they have psychologists onsite to help you and your family members deal with any emotional aspects of your illness or injury?

 YES

 

Is the facility certified by the Joint Commission and Commission for Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), the Good Housekeeping “seal of approval” for rehabilitation hospitals?

 YES

 

Do they have a real-life innovative therapy area where you practice daily activities like getting in a car and putting on a seatbelt, loading a grocery cart or using a computer, crossing streets and navigating curbs, withdrawing funds from a bank and boarding a plane and bus?

 YES

 

Do they offer innovative inpatient and outpatient therapy solutions including the robotic-assisted Lokomat® therapy for people who have suffered a stroke, spinal cord or other injury, to help you to relearn to walk again? 

 YES

 

Can they provide onsite access to a heated therapy pool for specialized aquatic therapy or the FES bike, a unique and effective therapy developed by Dr. John McDonald, Christopher Reeve’s lead neurologist?

 YES

 

Are you able to review patient outcomes, satisfaction scores and the facility’s success in returning people to their community to make certain you will receive the best possible care?

 YES

 

Do they provide convenient outpatient therapy locations and support groups, ensuring a seamless continuum of care and commitment to quality throughout every phase of your recovery?

 YES

 

 

St. Luke’s — Your Choice for Physical Rehabilitation
Each year, thousands of people choose St. Luke’s for inpatient and outpatient therapy services and care. Find out why by clicking on the following links:

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