Restoring Confidence and Skill
Valley Rehabilitation Center is a 15-bed acute rehab facility, which treats
patients who have been discharged from health care facilities in the San
Fernando Valley region and surrounding areas. Our rehab center offers
physical, occupational, and/or speech therapy services to patients prior
to returning home.
Located on the Valley Presbyterian Hospital campus, the Center offers comprehensive
services, compassionate care from our expert staff and a wide range of
modern equipment. The team at Valley Rehabilitation Center is committed
to restoring independence and quality of life for patients who have suffered
a major injury or illness.
Patients of Valley Rehabilitation Center receive an exceptional level of
care from a team of specialists, led by Medical Director Liva Yates Gritton,
a board-certified physical medicine and rehabilitation physician.
Our multidisciplinary team includes certified rehabilitation registered
nurses, physical/occupational therapists, speech therapists, dietitians,
orthopedic/prosthetic consultants, social worker and a neuropsychologist.
As a patient, you are paired with a single therapist for the duration of
your therapy. Your therapist guides you through one-on-one therapy, daily
physician visits, thorough education and a customized therapy treatment
plan to help you regain health and well-being and return to your home.
Comfort and Quality
The Valley Rehabilitation Center features a comfortable patient dining
area, activity room and a therapy gym, including a body weight-supporting
equipment and access to an outdoor patio. The Center also includes an
"activities of daily living" (ADL) kitchen that reproduces the
experience of living at home, in a safe and supervised environment.
As part of its commitment to patient health and well-being, the Valley
Rehabilitation Center is working toward certification by the Commission
on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). This important designation
is given to health care providers who deliver ever-greater quality of
patient care and community services.
Treatments for Various Conditions
Valley Rehabilitation Center treats these and many other related conditions:
- Active polyarticular rheumatoid, psoriatic, and seronegative arthritis
- Bilateral knee/hip joint replacement
- Congenital deformity
- Major multiple trauma
- Neurological disorders
- Other debilitating conditions
- Severe or advanced osteoarthritis
- Spinal cord injury
- Systematic vasculitis and joint inflammation
For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 818.902.5752.