Senior Rehabilitation to Recover Better, Faster

The Village Rehabilitation Unit in our Village Care Center helps Kansas City seniors return to the best version of themselves as quickly, and safely, as possible. We’ll help you gain strength and maximum mobility as you recover from illness, injury or surgery. In our therapy gym and Rehab to Home room, you’ll practice the skills you’ll need to achieve the highest level of independence possible. Our inpatient rehabilitation team will work with you to personalize your recovery treatment plan to return you to the lifestyle you love.

To learn more about short term rehabilitation in the Kansas City metro area at John Knox Village, fill out our contact form or call us at 816-892-4349.

Bounce back faster with guidance from our licensed therapists.

Physical Therapy

Regain strength and balance, increase range of motion, helps prevent falls and decrease pain. Therapeutic exercises and activities are designed for seniors to help increase muscle function, balance, coordination, endurance and mobility.

Occupational therapy

Regain strength and balance, increase range of motion, helps prevent falls and decrease pain. Therapeutic exercises and activities are designed for seniors to help increase muscle function, balance, coordination, endurance and mobility.

Speech therapy

Senior care plans address communication problems, comprehension skills, memory loss and swallowing difficulties, working to improve language, listening, thinking and safe eating practices.

“You can come when you’re healthy and stay for 30 years and enjoy all the amenities. You get the kind of care that you want.”

— Scott Orr, John Knox Village resident

Rehabilitation FAQ

It’s similar in that it helps restore strength and mobility. However, occupational therapy focuses on helping people improve their ability to perform daily tasks by modifying the physical environment and using adaptive techniques and equipment to increase independence.

Every person receives an individualized treatment plan, based on medical certification by their doctor, which addresses condition and specific rehabilitation needs. We will provide the most appropriate services as recommended by your therapy team after admission.

A team including a doctor, nurse, social worker, dietitian, and therapists will provide care, guide your rehabilitation process, and work in partnership with you and your family members.

No. Village Rehabilitation Unit is open to local community individuals through direct admission. We are Medicare-certified, accept most major insurance providers, and will assist you and your family in guiding you through the administrative process.

Prior to your discharge, a plan will be developed that determines any equipment needs and in-home services you may require. Village Home Health services are available to help with your transition — providing physical, occupational and speech therapies in the comfort and privacy of your own home. You may also visit the Village Rehabilitation Unit on campus to continue outpatient therapy services.

Contact information:

VILLAGE CARE CENTER
600 NW Pryor Rd.
Lee’s Summit, MO 64081
Phone: 816-892-4349