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Treating the Whole Person

Every illness and injury requiring rehabilitation is unique, and so is every person. If someone in your family experiences a physical, life-changing event, The Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility at Valley Baptist Medical Center - Harlingen can provide a comprehensive recovery plan to fit their needs. We understand how a sudden change in the ability to perform daily activities can have a serious effect on a person’s quality of life. That’s why our focus is on the physical and emotional well-being of patients. We bring together a team of highly trained professionals to deal with every aspect of treatment and recovery.

Only CARF-accredited program in the Lower Rio Grande Valley for Inpatient Rehab and Stroke Program.

Our patients who are recovering from even the most critical medical and surgical conditions have on-site access to specialized care in a home-like environment. The Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility at Valley Baptist Medical Center – Harlingen focuses on individual patient goals and preparing patients for independent living.

Through customized intense rehabilitation for medical needs, patients can significantly benefit with increased functionality and greater quality of life. All therapy programs are designed with the individual’s existing abilities, tolerance for therapy and desired outcomes in mind.

Types of Rehabilitation Programs Offered

Our Services

  • Comprehensive evaluation to set realistic goals
  • Daily supervision by a medical doctor who specializes in physical medicine and rehabilitation
  • Around the clock rehabilitation nursing care
  • Physical therapy to restore function; increasing coordination, stability, strength and endurance
  • Occupational therapy to help patients regain daily function and self-care skills
  • Speech therapy for evaluation and treatment of speech-language, cognitive and swallowing disorders
  • Social work and case management
  • Psychological counseling
  • Orthotic & Prosthetic consultation
  • Hemodialysis/Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Discharge planning and Home evaluation

Inpatient Rehab Services

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Features and Amenities

  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) Kitchen – Our ADL kitchen simulates a return to the home to help ensure a successful transition and maximizing patient functionality
  • Transitional suite – A home-like environment for patients and their families to enjoy visitation during their hospital stay
  • Newly-renovated 2,000-square-foot rehabilitation gym featuring LiteGait®, a weight-bearing gait therapy device designed to help patients recover lost mobility
  • A car simulator – to help patients practice getting into and out of a vehicle to prepare for their first ride home
  • Newly-renovated café / celebration room

To learn more about Inpatient Rehabilitation at Valley Baptist Medical Center – Harlingen, call 956-389-1550.

We treat more than 400 patients annually at Valley Baptist. 74.33% RETURN HOME.

More of our patients return home compared to national average of 73.88%

From the moment I got here, everything has been very good in all aspects. I cannot say thank you enough to everyone – the doctors, nurses, food services, and my therapists – everyone was great.

- Emilio Vasquez

Contact Us

Inpatient Rehab:
(956) 389-1550

Outpatient Rehab:
(956) 389-2323

Cardiac Rehab:
(956) 389-1705