Wentworth Short Term Care
Helping You Return to Independence
The most effective and efficient way to get your loved one back to living life to the fullest following a surgery is with a short term stay at a facility that feels like home and features full-service onsite therapy and rehab.
Short Term Care at Wentworth
One big reason short term care at Wentworth works so well is a result of our infection control practices paired with the cottage concept. Because every cottage is limited to 12 elders, infection transmission is substantially lower when compared to other traditional short term care facilities in Arkansas.
- Clean and comfortable climate controlled private rooms and bathrooms
- 24/7 made to order meals
- 24/7 onsite nurse care
- 24/7 onsite personal care
- Daily housekeeping
- Laundry services
- Full access to therapy and rehab services
When you choose Wentworth for short term care, you’re free to focus on your recovery without the stresses of completing day to day tasks required when living independently. You get one on one personalized time with therapists every day, and peace of mind knowing you’re being taken care of 24/7 by skilled and experienced professionals.
How Long Does Short-Term Care at Wentworth?
The goal of short-term care is to get back home as soon as possible while keeping safety and wellbeing in mind. Everyone is different, and the length of stay depends on treatment and medical complexity.
Wentworth short-term rehab patients have individualized care plans that include meetings with a medical doctor, nurse practitioner, director of nursing, MDS coordinator, social services, and rehab therapists. Individual plans can range from one week to eight weeks or more depending on progress.
Home Care Support
The Wentworth staff can provide help with the transition back home by evaluating home living conditions and recommending modifications to make independent living safer and more comfortable. We can set up needed equipment, access modifications, and assist with a seamless transition.
Post Hospital Stay
Many Wentworth short term care patients come to us directly from the hospital following a surgery, procedure, or diagnosis. As a skilled nursing rehab center, we have the experience, skills, and infrastructure to provide the best post-hospital care possible. Individuals visit us to get back on their feet following:
- Orthopedic procedures
- Heart Attack
- Acute Illness
- Many more diagnoses
Therapy and Rehabilitation
Every individual at Wentworth receives a comprehensive rehab program designed for their unique needs. Individuals may receive rehab for multiple issues. The goal is for a speedy recovery with the best clinical outcome possible. Therapy services offered include:
- Physical therapy
- Speech therapy
- Occupational therapy
- Neuromuscular therapy
- Stroke recovery therapy
- Gait training
- Strength training
- Community Re-entry training
- And others