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Brain Injury Admissions

Patients admitted to the Brain Injury Program must have realistic rehabilitation goals which reflect the potential for gaining independence or achieving a higher function in self care activities, speech/language function or cognitive function. Patients must be responsive to verbal and/or visual stimuli and be able to consistently follow at least one step commands. Patients must also meet other admission criteria to qualify for admission:
  • Require and be able to participate in physical, occupational, and/or speech therapy for a total of 3 hours each day
  • Have a supportive social system
  • Must demonstrate the potential for significant improvement
  • Patient must be at least 16 years of age.
  • Have a realistic discharge plan

Brain Injury referrals are accepted based on specific patient qualifications. For additional information on referring a patient to our brain injury program, please call (504) 897-8565 or email BrainInjuryProgram@touro.com.

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