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What is the

Home in Just 10 Days™ Difference?

As a provider of choice in our community, we’ve had the privilege to care for many of our neighbors. If you were to ask any of our former patients why someone should choose us for their recovery, they’ll tell you that the reasons are many!

Here’s a few of the differences that set us apart.


Home is our Focus

We begin planning for your return home on the day you arrive.


7 Days a Week Therapy

Recovery shouldn’t take time off and neither do we.


Private Spaces to Recover

Private rooms allow you to recover in your own comfortable space.*


Weekend Admissions

Weekend admissions allow you to begin the recovery process as quickly as possible.

*Private rooms are based upon availability.

What We Do

Cost and Insurance

When you or a loved one is needing Transitional Rehabilitation™ care, the last thing you should be concerned with is your insurance coverage. That’s why our admissions team is here to assist along every step of your recovery journey.

We contract with a broad network of insurance providers including Medicare and Medicare Replacement carriers. Our specialists will assist you in answering any questions about coverage and will file all necessary paperwork.

Since each individual’s situation may be different, we suggest scheduling a pre-surgical tour to discuss any specific questions you may have.

What to Bring to Our Center

While you or your loved one will only be with us for a short period of time, having a few personal belongings or touches from home can make you feel more comfortable while you’re recovering.

  • Your favorite pillow or blanket
  • Several family photos
  • A few favorite books, magazines or another hobby to enjoy between rehab sessions
  • Cell phone, tablet or laptop with charging cables
  • Personal care and toiletry items including shaving supplies & makeup
  • Hearing devices, eye glasses and dentures
  • Comfortable, loose-fitting clothing for each day
  • Comfortable pajamas and slippers
  • Rubber-soled athletic shoes and socks
  • Jacket or Sweater, depending on the season
  • Prescription Medicines in their original containers

Since you are staying with us for a short period of time, there are also items that we suggest you leave at home.

  • Valuable jewelry
  • Expensive electronics
  • Large sums of cash
  • Heaters, heating pads, or electric blankets
  • Small appliances such as coffee makers
  • Extension cords
  • Televisions or furniture

Setting Patients Up for Success with Prehab

If you’re scheduled for an upcoming surgery, prehab may be an appropriate choice. Prehab is the process of improving physical function through exercise before surgery.

Often times, patients needing surgery will work certain muscle groups harder, or overcompensate, for their injury. Working with our trained therapists, patients in prehab have an opportunity to address this overcompensation and any deficits in strength, stability, range of motion, and balance BEFORE their surgical procedure. Prior to surgery, patients can expect better blood flow, improved alignment and a reduction in overcompensation. After surgery, patients experience a faster recovery time with improved results.

Prehab typically takes place about six weeks prior to surgery. This can vary from 4 to 12 weeks, depending on your upcoming surgical procedure and your individual needs. Our therapy team can speak with you about your specific requirements.

What to Expect When You Return Home

Our goal at Margate Health & Rehab is to assist you in returning home as quickly and safely as possible. We believe that planning for a successful return to your home begins on the day that you arrive!

Our specially-trained team will work with you or your loved one throughout your stay to assess your needs and determine what services or items you may need when you discharge from our care. We’ll coordinate needed services so that your transition home will be as seamless as possible.

We may discuss:
  • Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Needs such as oxygen, walker, etc.
  • Home Health or Outpatient Rehab Services
  • Follow-up Appointments with your Physician/s
  • Outpatient rehab services available through Margate or other providers
  • Additional Services that May Be Available

Testimonials

 

“I chose Margate Health & Rehab because of their commitment to helping me get back home. They had a plan and their team of nurses and therapists helped me to recover just as they said. I would definitely recommend Margate Health and Rehab to other patients needing short-term rehab.“

Transitional Rehab Patient
 

“When my mom told me she was going to rehab, I was a bit unsure of what to expect. The staff at Margate Health and Rehab did a fantastic job of keeping us up to date on mom’s progress and treated her so kindly.”

Family Member
 
For more information to schedule a tour, please contact us today!