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Sub-Acute Rehabilitation & Transitional Care

Your Care Between Hospital and Home

Centegra offers two transitional care options for patients who need to bridge the gap between their hospital stays and going home:

  • Sub-Acute Rehabilitation/Skilled Nursing Facility in Woodstock—Surgical patients come to this unit to receive skilled nursing care, education, and short-term rehabilitation services such as:
    • Physical, occupational, and/or speech therapy
    • Daily patient assessments
    • Wound care management
  • Hearthstone at Centegra Transitional Care Unit in Woodstock—Formed in partnership with Hearthstone Communities, Hearthstone at Centegra provides short-term rehabilitation services, including:
    • Physical, occupational, and/or speech therapy
    • Intravenous (IV) medications/feeding
    • Wound care management

Sub-Acute Rehabilitation/Skilled Nursing Facility

As a licensed, Medicare-certified and Joint Commission accredited facility, the Centegra Sub-Acute Rehabilitation/Skilled Nursing Facility provides 24-hour healing. Our caring Associates are under the direction of a dedicated physician and medical director.

Amenities at the Sub-Acute Rehabilitation/Skilled Nursing Facility include:

  • Chapel and meditation room
  • Cable television
  •  Phone service at each bedside
  • Private and semi-private rooms
  •  Large living room for visiting with friends and family
  • Activity room with a TV and DVD player

For more information, call (815) 206-5323.

Hearthstone at Centegra Transitional Care Unit

As a Medicare-certified facility, Hearthstone at Centegra provides quality healthcare under the direction of your physician and the medical director. The goals of the Hearthstone at Centegra Transitional Care Unit are to increase your strength, build your endurance, and help you regain independence within a safe and quiet environment.

Services provided at Hearthstone include:

  • Post-cardiac care
  • Post-joint replacement care
  • Care of patients with congestive heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Wound care
  • Ostomy care
  • IV therapy
  • Fluid balance
  • Self-administration of g-tube feeding

Hearthstone at Centegra Transitional Care Unit provides you and your family the following amenities:

  • Cable television with remote tuning located near the call button
  • Phone service at each bedside
  • Private and semi-private rooms
  • Large living room for visiting with family and friends
  • Activity room
  • Chapel and meditation room
  • Dining room
  • Cafe for visiting family and friends

For more information, call (815) 334-5077.

Insurance and Payment Information

Centegra’s Sub-Acute Rehabilitation/Skilled Nursing Facility and Hearthstone Transitional Care unit accept Medicare, most major insurances, and most skilled care insurances based on need, injury, and illness. The hospital discharge planner and admission coordinators at each facility will assist you with determining payment options for your particular situation.

Your Stay at Centegra’s Transitional Care Facilities

You will have a customized care plan created by the sub-acute rehabilitation team. Your physician may order a wide range of clinical specialty services to allow for monitoring, observation, medication, therapy, and training to prepare you for home or further rehabilitation care.

Each day is designed to allow you to recover with therapy and to follow a closely monitored medication and educational program.

Throughout the day:

  • Meals are served in a pleasant dining room
  • Group and individual activities take place based on personal care plans
  • Therapies are tailored to each patient’s needs
  • Disease management education is delivered as needed
  • Training about specific self-care needs is delivered in anticipation of going home
  •  Chapel and/or family visiting time is provided
  • Showers and special grooming needs are scheduled in the evening to keep the day open for clinical and therapeutic needs