At Westwood Nursing and Rehabilitation, our residents are treated to a full-service therapy regimen which is personalized to our patients' individual needs. Whether recuperating from surgery or regaining independence following an illness, each of our patient's personal needs are taken into consideration when coordinating a therapy plan. Our team of experienced and professional therapists work together to develop a goal-oriented plan using the most up-to-date equipment, techniques, and therapy modalities.
Our patients benefit from our full array of rehabilitation services:
- Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy
- Cutting Edge Therapy Room
- Experienced Therapists
- On-site Physiatrist
- Registered Dietician Services
- Discharge Planning and Post-Discharge Follow-Up
Our thorough rehabilitation programs include treatment for the following:
- Joint Replacements
- Orthopedic Injuries
- Post-Surgical Recovery
- Pulmonary Impairment
- Stroke and Neurological Conditions
- Cardiac Care
Our dedication to providing a family-like experience and a warm, yet professional atmosphere for each of our patients is what makes Westwood Nursing and Rehabilitation distinguished within the peaceful Fort Walton Beach community where we are located. Our caring and friendly staff are devoted to ensuring our patients enjoy an optimal quality of life. Each patient is treated with utmost care and respect, making them comfortable and at ease during their stay. Aside from our round-the-clock compassionate nursing care, residents can look forward to community outings, fun activities, luxurious rooms, and hand-on, delicate care.
At Westwood Health and Rehabilitation we have developed an all-encompassing approach to respiratory care. Our licensed Respiratory Therapists provide comprehensive service to individuals with severe lung disorders, neurological impairments, and infections that have necessitated the use of a tracheotomy. We use the most up-to-date methods and techniques with state-of-the-art equipment to ensure complete care and recovery for our patients.
Our multidisciplinary team has developed a Hospice program focused on providing complete support to you and your loved ones during an advanced illness. During this difficult time, we ensure that our patients maintain comfort and a high quality of life, while being cared for in a respectful, dignified manner.
Our Hospice care includes the following services:
- Emotional Support
- Pain and Symptom Management
- Patient and Family Education
- Bereavement Symptoms
Wound Care Program
At Westwood Nursing and Rehabilitation, our Wound Care Program specializes in the treatment and healing of wounds as well as the patient's overall health. Our wound specialists provide personalized and expert care combined with innovative treatment protocols. Patients in our Wound Care Program are under the constant care of certified nurses who are committed to helping each patient achieve optimal healing and outstanding results. Our staff provides a comprehensive treatment of the wound and addresses any underlying issues or conditions caused by the medical condition.
Our Respite Care Program is designed for patients recovering from hospital visits or illnesses, or to provide families a break from the stresses of senior caregiving. Residents can also benefit from a trial short-term stay at our facility before deciding on a long-term stay. Our short-term residents enjoy housekeeping services, community activities, delicious dining options, and all the other amenities available to our long-term residents. At Westwood, our skilled staff and medical team provide comprehensive and compassionate care to ensure each resident is comfortable for the duration of his or her stay.