MCHENRY – Centegra Health System announced today it will expand its rehabilitation network by opening an outpatient facility Nov. 1 at Fox Point, an independent and assisted living residence in McHenry operated by CRL Senior Living Communities. The clinic will provide a convenient, comprehensive treatment option for residents at Fox Point and its adjoining memory care community, Fox Point Manor.
“We are pleased to announce we will provide outpatient physical therapy, speech therapy and occupational therapy to the residents at Fox Point,” said Rachel Sebastian, vice president of service line operations for Centegra Health System. “We will provide continuous screening of the residents and their functional capabilities, allowing for an established baseline and the ability to identify their individual needs.”
All Fox Point residents will be screened following any inpatient hospital stay or when a change in function is identified by staff or family members.
The clinic also will be open to area residents who don’t live at Fox Point but are looking for an accessible location to receive rehabilitation services. The clinic at 3300 Charles J. Miller Road, will be overseen by Denise Dumont-Meyer, manager of outpatient therapy operations for Centegra Health System.
“Providing convenient, on-site rehabilitation services fits perfectly with our mission of being an innovator in healthcare,” said Mike Munter, CRL’s chief operating officer. “Centegra’s reputation for personalized care and innovative treatment plans make it an ideal partner.”
Centegra’s rehabilitation team focuses on teaching, coaching and advocating for the patient. This collaborative unit involves physiatrists, rehabilitation nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, recreation therapists, social workers and dietitians.
Centegra’s inpatient rehabilitation locations are at Centegra Hospital-McHenry and Centegra Hospital-Woodstock. Outpatient rehabilitation locations are Centegra Therapy Services – McHenry, Centegra Hospital – McHenry, Centegra Hospital – Woodstock, Centegra Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine Clinic inside Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Center – Crystal Lake and Centegra Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine Clinic inside Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Center – Huntley. For more information, call 800-734-REHAB.
The mission of CRL Senior Living Communities (www.crlcares.com) is to provide new standards of therapeutic excellence in senior living by providing the best in healthcare, through consistently blending nutrition, spiritual, mental and physical stimulation in an environment rich with safety, comfort, activities and a nurturing atmosphere. With offices in Neenah, Wis. and Chicago, CRL specializes in operating and managing state-of-the-art senior care residences that deliver the highest standard of care in specially designed therapeutic environments. The company meets the needs of seniors with independent living, assisted living and Alzheimer’s and memory care communities. CRL currently owns and operates 14 communities in Wisconsin, including residences in Neenah, Oshkosh, Sheboygan, Sheboygan Falls, Menomonee Falls, Waukesha, Kenosha, Greenfield, Green Bay, DeForest and two in McHenry.