Inpatient Programs


Our patients have access to a range of treatments from a specialized team of expert clinicians, including:

Penn Rehab offers unique programs that are dedicated to the care of individuals with a variety of conditions. Each program consists of a comprehensive team of rehabilitation experts, specific treatments, and support for you and your family

We offer the highest quality of care, including:

Therapies and Services

  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech language pathology  
  • Respiratory therapy
  • Psychology
  • Neuropsychology 

Rehabilitation Treatments

  • Pain management
  • Medication management
  • Bowel and bladder management
  • Neurobehavioral management
  • Assessment and management of adaptive and assistive technology
  • Spasticity management
  • Clinical nutritional support
  • Complex wound management
  • Onsite swallowing evaluation and treatment 
  • Deep brain stimulator (DBS) management
  • Fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing (FEES)
  • Prosthetics evaluation and fitting
  • Wheelchair training 

Patient and Family Support 

  • Personalized education and training
  • Support Groups
  • Post discharge follow-up 
Our patients have access to a range of treatments from a specialized team of expert clinicians, including:
  • Penn Medicine attending physicians specializing in rehabilitation medicine
  • Penn Medicine consulting physicians specializing in internal medicine, cardiology, infections disease, endocrinology, and nephrology  
  • Physical, occupational, speech, respiratory and recreational therapists
  • Skilled nurses specialized in rehabilitation medicine
  • Case Managers
  • Psychologists and Neuropsychologists  
  • Clinical Nutritionists
  • Wound Care Specialists

 Clinical specialties and certifications including:  

  • Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse (CRRN)
  • Neurological Clinical Specialists (NCS)
  • Assistive Technology Professional (ATP)
  • Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT)
  • Vestibular Competency Certified
  • Clinicians certified in a variety of rehabilitation specialties including but not limited to the Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists (ACBIS), Association of Rehabilitation Nurses (ARN)
  • Speech and language pathology therapies with therapist(s) certified in advanced swallowing intervention of VitalStim, neuromuscular electrical stimulation for swallowing, and are ACBIS certified.

Are you ready to talk with one of our admissions officers? Would you like to schedule a site visit? Call 877-969-7342.

Download our comprehensive brochure to learn more about the programs and quality care offered at Penn Rehab through our inpatient rehabilitation. 


The Penn Institute for Rehabilitation Medicine (Penn Rehab) is the inpatient rehabilitation unit licensed through the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and managed by Good Shepherd Penn Partners.