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Rehabilitation Medicine Department

Photo of Patient with NurseColer-Goldwater has a comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation program fully accredited by the Commission for the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). The goal of our rehabilitation program is to assist the patient/resident in optimizing functional independence. Our full range of rehabilitative programs include:

  • Exercise physiology
  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Audiology
  • Psychology/psychiatry
  • Vocational counseling

The Rehabilitation Medicine Program is based on the interdisciplinary care team concept and is available to patients with a wide variety of disorders, including:

  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Orthopedic Disorders
  • Amputations
  • Cardiac Disorders
  • Pulmonary Disorders
  • Stroke

Photo of PatientCareful, in-depth assessments of all patients assist the interdisciplinary team in designing and formulating an individualized care plan that is tailored to a patient's/resident's unique needs and abilities. Care plans document the care provided by the various disciplines and reflect the progress that each patient/resident achieves.

We also offer a comprehensive respiratory care service for our large number of ventilator-dependent patients/residents and an exercise physiology staff who enhances the delivery of cardiopulmonary rehabilitation. State-of-the art assistive communication devices are used to strengthen communication skills and unique rehabilitative programs are developed for the treatment of swallowing disorders.

Admissions Medical Department Food and Nutrition
Rehabilitation Medicine Pathology/Clinical Laboratory Pharmacy
Psychiatric Speech Pathology and Audiology

Coler-Goldwater Specialty Hospital & Nursing Facility
900 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, New York 10044
Coler Campus: 212-848-6000

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