Counties Manukau Health Adult General Rehabilitation
Inpatient services are provided on Ward 23, Middlemore Hospital. The inpatient interdisciplinary team consists of professionals representing the following disciplines: medicine, nursing, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, clinical psychology/ neuropsychology, social work and dietetics.
The broad category of patients we care for are:
- stroke patients
- patients with other neurological involvement (for example: multiple sclerosis, Guillain Barre, hypoxic/ anoxic brain injury, cancer related neurologic deficits)
- patients with amputations or other musculoskeletal problems such as fractures, multitrauma, complicated joint replacements
- patients debilitated by prolonged and/or complicated hospital stays