Barnert Subacute Rehabilitation Center



The word used to describe Barnert. Step through our doors and enter a beautiful, tranquil world. From the moment you step inside, you will feel the Barnert difference. Here, at this family-owned and operated center, our personal touch is evident throughout. Everything from the finely detailed floors to our decorator inspired dining room and family lounges are designed to feel welcoming and luxurious. They tell you that Barnert Subacute Rehabilitation Center provides first-class care, in a warm and inviting environment.

Our tastefully appointed rooms are equipped with flat panel televisions, secure internet access, telephone service and private bathrooms. Entertain friends and family in front of the 42” flat panel television or with a rousing game in our family room. Spend time at the desktop computer available in one of our lounges. Stroll down the custom-designed hallways to our therapy gym or dining room.

Clients who select Barnert Subacute Rehabilitation Center immediately become part of our family. When not participating in rehabilitative treatments, they may join in a wide-range of creative and interesting activities throughout the day and evening, including art therapy, movies, games and music. At meal time, they can enjoy our chef ’s healthy cuisine with other guests in the dining room, or in the comfort and privacy of their own room.

At Barnert Subacute Rehabilitation Center, we are experienced at combining a friendly environment with comprehensive healthcare. Our main focus is on returning clients to their homes at an optimal level, as expeditiously as possible. This is why our team creates individualized treatment programs and therapy plans that produce measurable results.

Our experienced and knowledgeable staff enables us to assign our clients a dedicated rehabilitation team that includes physicians, physiatrists, nurses, physical, occupational and speech therapists, a social worker, a recreation coordinator and a registered dietitian who is a certified diabetic educator. Together, this team coordinates and oversees treatment and, when needed, works closely with all medical specialties such as orthopedists, cardiologists, neurologists and pulmonologists, to ensure clients receive the highest-quality, comprehensive care available.

Steps Toward Independence

When you select Barnert Subacute Rehabilitation Center as a healing place between hospital and home, you are choosing a center focused on the three:

Returning home,
Regaining independence and
Restoring your quality of life.

Whether recovering from illness, injury or surgery, Barnert clients receive the full spectrum of our state-of-the-art therapeutic rehabilitation services all designed to strengthen, restore and return them to an active lifestyle—as quickly as possible.

Our entire center is dedicated to the short-term rehabilitation services which features an innovative approach to rehabilitation that emphasizes leading-edge therapies and exceptional clinical care. We treat each person with respect, dignity and kindness while fostering a sense of self-esteem and independence. Highly trained, educated and experienced therapists create results-focused programs tailored to each client’s individual goals.

Rehabilitation Services Include:

  • State-of-the-art therapy gym under the guidance of our Physiatrist
  • One-on-one physical, occupational and speech therapies, seven days per week
    Three full-body therapeutic whirlpools
  • Pain management utilizing TENS/E stim/Ultrasound machine
    Joint replacement programs
  • Customized neurological therapy programs including forced-use therapy
    Amputee rehabilitation/prosthetic/ orthotic fitting and training
  • Vital stimulation swallowing rehabilitation.

Subacute and Nursing Services Include:

  • IV therapy
  • Nutritional diabetic counseling
  • Wound care management
  • Urology/Ostomy care
  • Orthopedic care
  • Individual piped-in oxygen/vacuum therapy
  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Stroke care
  • Respiratory services/tracheostomy care
  • Oncology care
  • Pre-discharge education training
  • Pain management
  • Please inquire about additional services available
  • Post surgical rehabilitation
  • Gastrostomy care and teaching


At Barnert, we believe that a positive component of rehabilitative therapy comes from daily stimulation through recreation and entertainment. That is why we provide a stress-free environment in which to balance therapy, treatments, entertainment and recreation. Our recreation coordinator provides clients with a wide array of recreational activities and programs seven days a week, including after dinner programs.

  • Exercise and movement activities
  • Music therapy
  • Art therapy
  • Cooking club
  • Educational, social and recreational programs

Special Amenities

While staying with us at Barnert Subacute Rehabilitation Center, we want you to feel at home, thus providing special amenities to enhance your quality of life including:

  • Wireless internet
  • Full-service beauty salon
  • Movies on large screen television
  • Video library
  • Newspaper delivery
  • Multi-denominational religious services
  • Multi-language translation assistance

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Barnert Subacute Rehabilitation Center

“A Healing Place Between Hospital and Home”