Israeli rehabilitation programs are known throughout the world for their effectiveness and ability to rehabilitate patients who have undergone complex surgeries, or have experienced various kinds of injuries, strokes, joint transplants, cardiac surgeries, spinal cord injuries. This also includes also the rehabilitation of patients with chronic diseases, such as multiple sclerosis, respiratory rehabilitation, and rehabilitation after mental illness.
Rehabilitation – This is a significant period in the life of the patient, and it allows the full or partial restoration of lost bodily functions. A complex and multifaceted process, rehabilitation is conducted with the participation of a whole team of specialists, each of whom is responsible for a certain area.
The goal of rehabilitation is to facilitate the patient’s physical and psychological return to a healthy and balanced lifestyle. In order to ensure the highest level of effectiveness, the rehabilitation process is initiated at the earliest possible stage of the program, and as soon as the vital functions of the patient are stabilized. Rehabilitation is always carried out at a specialized rehabilitation center.
The rehabilitation process is planned individually for each patient, taking into account his or her physiological, psychological and emotional needs. The success of this process depends on the patient’s desire and his or her attitude towards achieving results.
Each patient undergoes treatment according to a personal program, in which therapeutic methods are combined. These include:
- Motor (physical)
The multidisciplinary rehabilitation staff consists of doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, psychologists, speech therapists, social workers, specialists in ergotherapy, art therapy, and psychodrama.
- Neurological recovery
- Children’s department of neurological and / or orthopedic rehabilitation
- Department of intensive rehabilitation for patients in a state of coma after a brain injury
- Orthopedic restoration
The earlier the patient is sent to rehabilitative treatment, the greater the chance of achieving the desired results.