WHAT TYPES OF TREATMENT AND REHABILITATION ARE AVAILABLE AFTER A BRAIN INJURY?
After an injured victim has sustained a brain injury, they generally go through a number of different stages of medical treatment and care. Brain injuries come in different forms and if the person requires hospitalization after a brain injury they will likely be admitted to an acute care hospital where the doctors address exigent medical issues key to the rehabilitation process.
THE REHABILITATION PROCESS DEPENDS ON A NUMBER OF FACTORS
The rehabilitation process varies depending on the individual and the extent of the brain injury. It’s not uncommon for an individual with an acquired brain injury to be discharged from the hospital relatively quickly, on the other hand, some need to participate in hospital care and rehabilitation for quite some time.
THE REHABILITATION TEAM
It is important to develop and maintain a solid support team in order to have the most robust and influential rehabilitative approach. Your team may include for instance, behavioral therapists, nurses, physicians, social worker, psychologists, occupational therapists, and physiotherapists.
WE HAVE A PASSION TO HELP PEOPLE WITH BRAIN INJURIES
Our office is involved with supporting community programs around brain injuries such as Brain Injury Services and the Hamilton Helmet Initiative. We understand the difficulty those with brain injuries are faced with and make every effort to explain the process and procedures in a way that everyone is able to comprehend. Brain injuries on their own can be a lot to cope with and our office strives to make recovery and the claims process as manageable as possible. We get personal with our clients so that it becomes a healing process from all angles.