Rehabilitation Services- Physical, Occupational & Speech Therapy
The Rehabilitation Department provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient physical, occupational and speech therapy and orthotic services. The care at Good Samaritan is unique, including hands-on treatment in a one-to-one setting with a dedicated therapist.
The clinical staff includes compassionate, highly skilled, licensed therapists who receive continual education in the latest therapeutic techniques.
Click here to download the required forms for your physical, occupational or speech therapy visit.
The outpatient clinical staff includes highly skilled physical, occupational and speech-language therapists. These licensed therapists integrate patient care and education for both adults and children. The therapists treat patients diagnosed with a wide range of disorders and diseases, including orthopedic and neurological conditions. The therapy provided is highly individualized to each patient’s needs and is based on a thorough evaluation and periodic re-evaluations. Each patient is provided with a customized home program to promote independence.
Physical Therapy Services
Promotes restoration of function and health for patients with physical impairments due to injury or illness.
Occupational Therapy Services
Focuses on restoring a patient’s ability to perform Activities of Daily Living (ADL), work-related duties and therapy to decrease functional deficits.
Rehabilitation to maximize recovery from speech, language or swallowing disorders.
Speciality Outpatient Services
In addition to the above services, Good Samaritan’s Rehabilitation Department has developed a wide variety of specialized rehabilitation programs to meet patients’ needs.
- Balance/Vestibular Rehabilitation
- Balance/Risk for Falls Screens
- Cardiac Rehabilitation
- Pulmonary Rehabilitation
- Back School
- Sports Screens
- C.A.R.E.S. - A Child Safety Seat Program
- Pediatric Physical, Occupational and Speech Services
The goal of the pediatric rehabilitation program is to further a child’s development and function so that he or she may achieve the age appropriate skills necessary to perform daily life activities within the school and home environment. Our physical, occupational and speech therapists are trained to evaluate and treat a variety of conditions exhibited by children from birth through school age.
Speciality Pediatric Services
Click here to download the required forms for your child's pediatric physical, occupational, speech or feeding therapy visit.
In addition to our many services our Pediatric Department provides, our pediatric specialty clinicians provide:
- CPSE Services
- Handwriting Without Tears Program
- Comprehensive Feeding Program
- C.A.R.E.S.- A Child Safety Seat Program
Outpatient Services are available:
Monday through Friday from 7:00 am to 8:30 pm
Saturdays from 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
560 Union Blvd
West Islip, NY 11795
Fax (631) 376-3618
As part of an interdisciplinary team, physical, occupational and speech-language therapists provide comprehensive care to patients in the hospital. Whether suffering from illness, recovering from an injury or recuperating from a post-surgical procedure, therapists provide rehabilitative therapy to restore movement and improve function allowing patients to return to their previous level of independence. The clinical staff provides care to patients on every unit in the hospital from youngest patients in the NICU to geriatric patients in the specialty units. All patients admitted to Good Samaritan are screened by a physical therapist to assess their rehabilitation needs. All patients admitted to Good Samaritan are screened at admission to assess their rehabilitation needs.
Specialty Inpatient Service Include:
- Modified barium swallow studies
- Pre-operative education for elective total joint replacement surgery
For further information, call the Rehabilitation Department at (631) 376-4109 or (631) 376-4444.