Inpatient Rehabilitation Services

The Rehabilitation Unit at Bridgeport Hospital provides an intensive program for those recovering from an injury, surgery or illness. Round-the-clock care is provided by our rehabilitation, nursing and medical staff. Therapy takes place 7 days per week.

Conditions treated

  • Burns
  • Joint replacement
  • Stroke
  • Spinal chord injuries
  • Amputations
  • Multiple trauma
  • Neurological disorders
The Rehabilitation Unit is often the first step in a continuum of care that then extends into the home and the community.

Rehabilitation Team

We develop and revise your individual plan of care daily. Discharge planning is an ongoing process starting from the time of admission, and involves the whole interdisciplinary team.

  • Patient and family
  • Physiatrist or rehabilitation physician
  • Consulting physicians
  • Rehabilitation nurses
  • Physical therapists
  • Occupational therapists
  • Speech therapists
  • Social workers
  • Nurse case managers
  • Psychological counselors
  • Chaplains
  • Dietitians
  • Prosthetic/orthotic technicians

For more information, call the Rehabilitation Unit at 203-384-3708