Inpatient Therapy


The Therapy Department at Fayette County Hospital and Long Term Care is focused on restoring your greatest functional potential. Our multidisciplinary approach to patient care helps to ensure that all of the patient's needs are met before, during and after their hospitalization.

The Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) is comprised of 16 skilled beds. Swing beds are also available, and the same level of care is provided as on SNF.

A full staff of healthcare professionals is available including:

Registered Nurses
Occupational Therapists
Physical Therapists
Speech Therapists
Social Services
Discharge Planners
Restorative Services
Mental Health Services (CRC)

Therapy services are available six days per week on the SNF and Swing. Our therapists have versatile backgrounds, which include extensive training in:

NDT (Neurodevelopmental Treatment)
Geriatrics
Vestibular Disorders
Neurologic Insults (Stroke, Head Injury, Spinal Cord Injury)
Post-op Orthopedic Care
Gait Analysis
Pain Management
Manual Therapy
Urinary Incontinence
ADL's
Adaptive Equipment
Vital Stim

Discharge planning begins on admission to ensure that the patients and their families are prepared for and comfortable with the transition to the next level of care (home, outpatient, assisted living or nursing home).

Contact our case management team to coordinate your patient's smooth transition to our facility at (618) 283-5521 or (618) 283-5524.