Rehabilitation and short-term care in Austin, Texas

Getting you well. Getting you home.

Rehabilitation services at Westminster have earned the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid’s 5-Star rating — the highest ranking possible. And they are available to you whether you are a Resident of Westminster or not. No entrance fee required.

Our rehabilitation team knows precisely how to help you regain the strength and mobility you need to reenter your regular life and get back to being your best. Whether you or a loved one is planning to schedule an operation, or recovering from an event such as stroke, heart attack or orthopedic surgery, you’ll need help transitioning from hospital to home. The demands are physical, mental and emotional. These professionals understand the challenges and will help restore your independence.

Our therapies can include:

Physical Therapy

  • Training in mobility, gait stability, posture and positioning
  • Exercise programs to increase muscle function, coordination and endurance
  • Joint and soft tissue mobilization to increase range of motion

 Occupational Therapy

  • Education and training in areas such as dressing, bathing, eating and grooming
  • Activities for memory, orientation and cognitive integration
  • Adaptive techniques or equipment to overcome physical disabilities
  • Strengthening and coordination exercises
  • Exercises to maintain normal joint movement to reduce the effects of arthritis or other conditions

Speech Therapy

  • Recovery of speech, language and memory skills
  • Verbal and nonverbal communication, including programs for the hearing-impaired
  • Oral muscle strength and functioning required for speaking and swallowing
  • Appropriate diet recommendations

There’s a better way between hospital and home.
We’ll work with your physicians to create a plan just for you. Use the form on this page to get things started.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have experienced neuromuscular or skeletal injury or dysfunction, you want the best physical therapy available. Our program focuses on individualized therapeutic treatment to help restore function, and may include:

  • Training in mobility, gait stability, posture and positioning
  • Exercise programs to increase muscle function, coordination and endurance
  • Joint and soft tissue mobilization to increase range of motion
  • Wound care
  • Pain management