Short-Term Rehab

Short-Term Rehab

Short-Term Rehab

Our goal is to assist individuals in obtaining their maximum functional potential in order to regain their independence and return to their previous daily routine.

Our team of experts work with medical staff to guide individuals through their recovery process. These team members include an around the clock skilled nursing team comprised of registered nurses (RN), licensed practical nurses (LPN), and certified nursing assistants (CNA); physical and occupational therapists; speech language pathologists; registered dietitian, social workers and nurse managers. Together, these professionals create a personalized care plan based on the individual’s strengths, needs, and abilities.

Our experienced team treats a wide variety of conditions such as:

  • Orthopedic hip and knee joint replacements and fractures
  • Stroke (CVA) rehabilitation
  • Neurological and neuromuscular disorders
  • Contracture management
  • Amputations/prosthetic training
  • Back injuries
  • Deconditioning from acute or prolonged illness

Services we offer include:

  • Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy five to six days a week, including weekends
  • Treatment for swallowing disorders (Dysphagia Therapy)
  • Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and congestive heart failure (CHF)
  • Wound management
  • Diabetic management
  • Gastrostomy tube services
  • Home assessments and recommendations
  • Adaptive equipment recommendations
  • Family and caregiver education
  • Discharge planning prior to returning to home

Planning for Discharge Begins at Admission

Each new admission meets with our interdisciplinary team (IDT) members to discuss possible needs when discharging home. Care Plan Meetings are also held within the first week to further discuss and clarify each individual’s goals, and for residents and their families to ask questions regarding clinical needs and care.

Available Activities

Medical Staff

Medical Directors

  • Dr. Michael Gross

    ICMCF Medical Director

    1221 South Drive

    Mt Pleasant, MI 48858

    (989) 772-6732

  • Dr. Wayne C. Ross

    ICMCF Asst. Medical Director - Psychiatrist

    1222 North Drive

    Mt Pleasant, MI 48858

    (989) 772-2957

Internal Medicine

  • Dr. Maria Laynes

    Internal Medicine & Rheumatology

    2480 W. Campus Dr.
, Building B, Suite 300

    Mt Pleasant, MI 48858

    (989) 779-7200

  • Dr. Prasad Shankariah

    Internal Medicine

    1201 South Dr., Suite 131

    Mt Pleasant, MI 48858

    (989) 779-5250

  • Dr. Ashok Vashishta

    Internal Medicine

    4639 E. Pickard St. Suite B

    Mt Pleasant, MI 48858

    (989) 817-4300

Orthopedic Surgeons

Governor’s Award Recipient

This prestigious award recognizes nursing homes in Michigan for their dedication to improving quality of care and quality of life for nursing home residents.

Governors Award Of Excellence Seal

We are confident that the Isabella County Medical Care Facility can meet the short-term care needs of you or your loved one.