Rush Copley’s Physical Rehab Center Named One of Best by Newsweek

Rush Copley's Physical Rehabilitation Center ranks among top three in Illinois for 2021

Awards, Rankings and Recognitions September 22, 2021
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For the second consecutive year, Rush Copley’s Physical Rehabilitation Center is recognized on Newsweek’s list of America’s Best Physical Rehab Centers. This prestigious award is presented by Newsweek and Statista Inc, the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranking provider.  

The list highlights the nation’s top inpatient physical rehabilitation facilities based on quality of care, quality of service, quality of follow-up care and accommodation and amenities. 

Rush Copley’s Inpatient Rehab Center is ranked third in Illinois.

“We are honored to be recognized in Newsweek’s list of Best Physical Rehabilitation Centers,” said John Diederich, president and CEO of Rush Copley Medical Center. “We are committed to excellence and continually enhancing the quality of our services. This award reflects the quality of care and service provided to our physical rehabilitation patients and the dedication and compassion of our outstanding team.” 

Rush Copley offers both inpatient and outpatient physical rehabilitation. The inpatient center with its therapy gym is designed to maximize patients’ potential as they return to independence, offering true-to-life features to replicate daily activities, including an automobile. The center also uses virtual reality augmented therapy systems for individuals with physical limitations; cognitive software that provides exercises to enhance attention, reasoning memory, listening skills and cognitive processing speed; and VitalStim therapy which uses electrical stimulation to aid in muscle strengthening to improve swallowing for those with swallowing dysfunction. 

The outpatient physical rehabilitation center provides physical therapy to address strength, balance and limited motion; concussion management; computerized dynamic posturography to assess and treat patients experiencing balance problems or dizziness; vestibular rehabilitation to treat dizziness, vertigo and balance difficulties; LSVT BIG training for patients with Parkinson’s disease; sports therapy; spine rehabilitation; and more. 

Rush Copley’s physical rehabilitation program is accredited by the Commission for Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, which establishes nationally recognized standards of quality.

The Best Physical Rehabilitation Centers 2021 ranking lists the best facilities in the 25 states with the most facilities according to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. 

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