Speech-Language

The Speech-Language Pathologist, available on a consultant basis, provides therapy to those patients with speech impairments and post-stroke difficulties, assesses memory loss, teaches coping strategies, and sets up alternative communication systems if needed.

The speech pathologist also addresses swallowing difficulties, identifies problems, recommends required tests, follows-up with physicians, initiates therapies, and provides patient, family, and staff education.

The speech pathologist participates in discharge planning and makes referrals to appropriate agencies and therapists in the community.

Testimonials

A note to thank you for the great care you gave me

Just a note to thank you for the great care you gave me while I was recovering from my surgery. Read more “A note to thank you for the great care you gave me”

Helen Caffarelli

Just a short note to let you know how much I appreciated the excellent care I received

Just a short note to let you know how much I appreciated the excellent care I received while a patient Read more “Just a short note to let you know how much I appreciated the excellent care I received”

Ann M. Beyer