Our licensed physical rehabilitation professionals help patients recover from or adjust to the results of injury, disease or debilitating conditions. Treatment focuses on recovery to the fullest extent. Services offered include physical, occupational, and speech therapy up to 6 days per week.
Why choose us? Read the following testimonials as they reflect the care and commitment of our facility and staff at the Eckerd Living Center.
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We know how important it is for older adults to maintain independence. That’s why Eckerd Living Center has partnered with HealthPRO/Heritage, a leading provider of therapy services. We offer wellness-centered rehabilitation services and health education.
HealthPRO/Heritage’s proactive approach to senior wellness can help you improve your overall health and wellness, manage your chronic conditions, and maintain your independence. Our goal is to help you achieve your highest possible level of independence. With three disciplines and a wide variety of services, our rehabilitation team is sure to create a specialized plan to help you succeed.
Helps to restore and maintain maximum movement and funcational ability. For older adults, therapy can improve mobility, balance, range of motion, and physical strength.
Helps with all aspects of communication, including listening, reading, writing, and language interpretation. They can also assist with chewing and swallowing problems.
Helps with quality of life, and can help people adapt to life changes and improve their funcaitonal abilites. OTs provide training and guidance on self-care skills such as bathing, dressing, and grooming.
“She and I both appreciated the care and love she was shown while she resided there. I would not hesitate to recommend your facility to anyone. I know she was grateful she ended up at Eckerd.”Deb H. speaking of her mother
“Love is probably the best word to describe Eckerd Living Center and the care they give to theie residents. Each staff person loves their job, and they demonstrate love to each resident as well as their entire family. They enter as needy patients, quickly transform into contended residents, and then become Eckerd Living Center family members.”Carole M.
“At ELC you all approach your work as more of a calling than a job. Great effort is put into true caring for the residents, their families, and each other. You did so much to be a team and to welcome us as part of the team. That is so invaluble.”Carole M. and Sue R.