Renovated Rehabilitation Center to Opens in Hastings


      A newly renovated short-term rehabilitation center in Hastings is holding an open house and dedication ceremony of Wednesday, Jan. 23.

      The open house for The Center for Short-term Rehabilitation on the Good Samaritan Society- Hastings Village campus starts at 1 p.m. and runs until 4 p.m. with the dedication ceremony starting at 2 p.m.

      The newly revamped center will provide rehabilitation services forindividuals needing physical therapy, occupational therapy and/or speechtherapy following hospitalization for injury, surgery or illness.

      Post-acute care offers 24-hour skilled nursing care and focuses on helpingpeople recover quickly and return home. Most of the patients using the facility will be those recovering from joint replacement surgery – hip or kneereplacement - or those who need cardiac rehabilitation.

      Some of the upgrades include one avenue of26 semi-private rooms that were converted into 25 private rooms, each with its ownlarge restroom and shower – all handicap accessible and all with patient liftaccessibility. Also upgraded is the dining room,admission area, a large sitting area, a physician exam room and the rooms arefurnished with all new flooring, windows, flat screen TV, and furniture.

      PerkinsPavilion is located at 300 S 1st Avenue on the GSS – Hastings Villagecampus. The Center for Short-term Rehabilitation can be found on thenorth-east section of the building.