TIRR Memorial Hermann Now Offers Outpatient Rehabilitation in The Woodlands
THE WOODLANDS, TX (November12,
Hermann The Woodlands Hospital and TIRR Memorial Hermann yesterday opened a comprehensive
outpatient rehabilitation program in The Woodlands.
on the 2nd floor of the professional building at 920 Medical Plaza Drive (Suite
270), TIRR Memorial Hermann-The Woodlands is
treating patients Monday through Saturday.
are thrilled to now have TIRR Memorial Hermann in The Woodlands,” said Steve
Sanders, CEO of Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital. “The caliber of care TIRR provides is
unmatched. Our residents will truly
benefit from easy access to this top notch facility so close to home.”
The Outpatient Program includes both the Outpatient
Therapy Program as well as TIRR Memorial Hermann’s Challenge Program. The
Outpatient Therapy program provides a comprehensive range of therapeutic
services to adults and children, all customized and tailored to meet individual
patient needs and goals. This program includes services in three concentrated
areas of therapy: physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy.
services include treatment for the following:
brain injury (TBI)
cord injury (SCI)
neurological or neurodegenerative disorders
The Challenge Program is a comprehensive
community re-integration program for brain injury survivors aged 14 and older.
The program is designed around four specific tracks and assists individuals in
returning to community activities such as work, school or volunteering, or to a
higher level of independence. Challenge services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, cognitive rehabilitation, neuropsychological treatment and vocational rehabilitation.
next year, TIRR Memorial Hermann is scheduled to open an Inpatient Program in
The Woodlands on the 7th floor of Memorial Hermann The Woodlands
Simpson, OTR, MBA is heading up the TIRR Memorial Hermann-The Woodlands
expansion as the Director of Rehabilitation Services. For more information, please call (713)
Memorial Hermann changes lives by improving outcomes, offering hope and
maximizing independence for people affected by disabling injury or illness.
Recognized among the leading rehabilitation hospitals in the country, TIRR
Memorial Hermann serves as a model for interdisciplinary rehabilitation
services, patient care, education and research.
Memorial Hermann is a 119-bed nonprofit rehabilitation hospital located in the Texas Medical Center in Houston. Founded in
1959, TIRR Memorial Hermann has been named one of “America’s
Best Hospitals” by U.S. News and World Report for 24 consecutive
years. TIRR Memorial Hermann provides rehabilitation services for
individuals with spinal cord injuries, brain injuries, strokes, amputations and
TIRR Memorial Hermann’s
reputation is based on more than 50 years of experience in rehabilitation and
research, the high caliber of its physician partners and clinical staff, and
its comprehensive programs and services. TIRR Memorial Hermann is also
recognized for a long-standing commitment to educating patients, families,
healthcare professionals, caregivers and the general public about
rehabilitation. Extending knowledge and resources into the community remains a
top priority and part of TIRR Memorial Hermann’s pledge to make a difference in
the lives of those recovering from disabling injury and illness.
An integrated health system, Memorial Hermann is
known for world-class clinical expertise, patient-centered care, leading edge
technology, and innovation. The system, with its exceptional medical staff and
more than 20,000 employees, serves to advance health in Southeast Texas and the Greater Houston
community. Memorial Hermann’s 12 hospitals include three hospitals in the Texas
including the Texas Trauma Institute – a level I trauma center which houses the
Life Flight® air ambulance – a hospital for children and a rehabilitation
hospital, eight suburban hospitals, and a second rehabilitation hospital in
Katy. The system also operates three Heart & Vascular Institutes, the Mischer
Neuroscience Institute, three IRONMAN Sports Medicine Institute locations,
cancer centers, imaging and surgery centers, sports medicine and rehabilitation
centers, outpatient laboratories, a chemical dependency treatment center, a
home health agency, a retirement community and a nursing home. As an
Accountable Care Organization, the system also offers employers health
solutions and health benefit plans through Memorial Hermann Health Insurance