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Bobby Stephenson

Combining compassionate, personalized care with advanced clinical services, Rehab Select provides those we serve with both the highest quality care and quality of life. Long term care, rehabilitation services, and physical therapy services.

Recent Posts

What to Expect from Memory Care Services: Ask These 7 Questions

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Apr 12, 2022 8:30:00 AM

From facility amenities to staffing and activities, selecting the right memory care services for your loved one can be quite daunting. How can you navigate the nuances to make the right choice?

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Topics: Memory Care

How to Care for Someone with Dementia: 5 Tips for Loved Ones

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Apr 1, 2022 9:30:00 AM

Caring for a family member with dementia, whether in a care facility or at home, may seem like a daunting challenge. Dementia changes the way the person remembers, communicates, and behaves. The personality and abilities of the person you once knew may change.

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Topics: Memory Loss

Memory Care at Alzheimer’s Facilities: 5 Things You Should Know

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Mar 1, 2022 8:30:00 AM

When your family is impacted by Alzheimer’s, you may feel tremendous responsibility to care for your loved one and feel as though a nursing home is the last resort. However, modern improvements in technology and standards of care make Alzheimer’s care centers one of the most respected resources available to you and your family.  

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Topics: Memory Loss

How to Provide the Best Memory Care for Your Loved One

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Feb 28, 2022 2:00:00 PM

According to the Alzheimer's Association, at least 15 million family members care for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease or another kind of dementia. These unpaid individuals provide most memory care in the United States, at times jeopardizing their careers, finances, and mental and physical well-being in the process. 

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Topics: Memory Care

A New Approach to Treatment: How a Memory Care Community Can Help

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Feb 23, 2022 9:00:00 AM

When looking for comprehensive care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia, a memory care community can offer the right support. Clinicians and therapists understand the needs of those with memory conditions, and many aspects of the environment are structured to provide the right level of assistance and security. 

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Topics: Memory Care

What Is Memory Care: Fundamentals to Know

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Feb 17, 2022 9:00:00 AM

Living with Alzheimer’s or dementia is challenging, and caring for a loved one struggling with these conditions can be stressful. But you don't have to do this alone.

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Topics: Memory Care

Dementia vs Alzheimer's: Key Differences

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Feb 10, 2022 8:15:00 AM

Many people outside of healthcare mistakenly confuse dementia with Alzheimer’s, yet the two are very different conditions. While both can affect memory, there are clear distinctions. What follows is a look at what these differences can mean for patient symptoms, long-term outlook and patient memory care need. 

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Topics: Memory Loss, Memory Care

Occupational Therapy Evaluation: Selecting the Right Provider

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Jan 18, 2022 8:45:00 AM

If you’ve been told––or suspect––you need an occupational therapy evaluation, the next steps can sometimes feel a bit overwhelming. How do you select the right provider? What should you expect during the evaluation, and what questions should you ask?

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Topics: Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy in Acute Care: 8 Things to Expect

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Jan 10, 2022 10:00:00 AM

Although you may think of occupational therapists working mainly with people with chronic conditions over considerable time, they also can work in hospitals as part of acute care teams. In fact, over 27% of occupational therapists work in a hospital setting, largely supporting teams in emergency medicine, intensive care, critical care, urgent care, and trauma care.

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Topics: Occupational Therapy

Understanding Pay Sources for Occupational Therapy

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Nov 30, 2021 9:15:00 AM

Paying for you or your loved one’s occupational therapy can be a key concern when entering a long term rehab facility. The benefits of occupational therapy can be many, but you may be wondering how much of the services will be covered by Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance, or worker’s compensation. Each of these pay sources for occupational therapy have their own limits and conditions. You’ll have to review your policies carefully to fully understand what’s covered, what’s not, and any steps you may need to take to get the maximum amount reimbursed.

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Topics: Occupational Therapy