Neurologic Disorders

Our focus is on stabilization to begin a meaningful recovery
Our post-trauma neurological teams provide advanced treatment for patients with complex brain injuries. RUSH Specialty Hospital monitors these individuals 24/7 as they progress through a customized care plan.
An older gentlemen sits on the side of a hospital bed, in a hospital gown, and smiles at his doctor.

We provide comprehensive treatment for patients requiring neurological care. Often, patients have multiple medical issues requiring medical management while rehabilitation begins.

An individualized treatment plan may benefit patients experiencing:

  • Stroke

  • Guillain-Barré syndrome

  • Anoxic brain injury

  • Multiple sclerosis

  • Parkinson’s disease

  • Spinal cord injury

  • Neurological illness

  • Seizure disorder

  • Paralysis

  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)

  • Paraplegia

We make recovery possible

  • RUSH Specialty Hospital manages a range of physical and functional issues patients face, including mobility, speech and cognition.

    Our interdisciplinary team is led by a physician, and includes nurses; physical, occupational and respiratory therapists; speech language pathologists; pharmacists; case managers and other clinical and support staff, as needed.

  • Treatment is tailored to individual needs that help:

    • Restore or maintain physical abilities 
    • Build strength and endurance 
    • Improve balance and mobility 
    • Enhance skills to perform daily activities
    • Manage pain, spasticity or other complications
    • Gain compensatory strategies
    • Adjust to any social, emotional or behavioral changes
    • Optimize independence
    • Improve speech and swallowing
    • Manage medications

    We help manage disease progression, and relapses, should they occur.

our patients say it best
Bill's story
A physician-led team, including nurses and therapists, created a plan to bring Bill back to all the things he loves.

Managing Neurological Conditions. Let Us Help.

We will work closely with you, your family, physician or the referring hospital to ensure a smooth transition to a RUSH Specialty Hospital.