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Contact Us

Count on us to make referrals and admission to our inpatient rehabilitation programs a seamless process for you and your family. For more information, contact:

  • External referrals: 703.200.5051
  • Internal referrals: 703.558.6515

Inpatient Stroke Rehabilitation

After a stroke, depend on the team at Virginia Hospital Center's Inpatient Rehabilitation Center to help you regain strength, coordination and independence. You'll benefit from sophisticated round-the-clock care and intensive therapy designed to help you meet your recovery goals.

Accredited Stroke Rehabilitation

Feel confident that you'll receive high-quality rehabilitation services that meet or exceed internally recognized standards because CARF International accredits our inpatient stroke rehabilitation program. So you know we're dedicated to continually improving care for stroke survivors and their families.

Is Inpatient Rehab Right For Me?

Learn about admission requirements for inpatient rehabilitation at Virginia Hospital Center.

Customized Care Plan

Work with your inpatient rehabilitation team to develop a coordinated care plan tailored to your needs, preferences, goals and challenges. Look to us for help improving your ability to move, swallow, communicate, cope, perform daily activities and more after a stroke. Depending on your needs, your care plan may include:

  • Behavioral healthcare
  • Community outings
  • Family and patient education and support
  • Home evaluations
  • Lymphedema management
  • Medical care
  • Nursing care
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Occupational therapy
  • Physical therapy
  • Speech, language and swallowing therapy
  • Splints to support your muscles and joints

Stroke Education Group

Attend our biweekly stroke education group to learn about:

  • Types of stroke and their symptoms
  • Causes and risk factors for stroke
  • Nutrition and healthy eating
  • Social and emotional issues after having a stroke

Facilities and Equipment

Recover in an ideal environment for rehabilitation. At our Inpatient Rehabilitation Center (IRC), take advantage of on-site amenities such as:

  • Assistive communication devices to improve communication abilities
  • Bioness® devices and other forms of electrical stimulation to help you use more limbs more easily and effectively
  • Gait training device (LiteGait) that helps you improve your posture, balance and ability to move
  • Rehabilitation gym, where you'll work with physical therapists to build strength and coordination
  • Rehabilitation kitchen and bathroom, where you'll work with occupational therapists to use techniques and tools that can make everyday activities simpler and safer
  • Standing frames to help stand safely

After Inpatient Rehabilitation

Partner with our discharge planners to plan for a smooth return home. Count on to help you:

Access Mayo Clinic’s Expertise

As part of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, Virginia Hospital Center brings the world-renowned expertise and knowledge of Mayo Clinic to our community. How can I access the expertise of Mayo Clinic? It’s simple – all you need is to be under the care of a physician on Virginia Hospital’s Center medical Staff. 

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