Harbor on Nelson Bay insists on the best quality of services
and therapists you and your family member receive at our
facility. With that quality in mind we offer in-house
rehabilitation therapy, whether you’re a long-term
resident or here for a short-term visit after a hospital
in-house therapy consists of a dedicated staff of Physical,
Occupational and Speech Therapists. These therapists have
specialized training in geriatric therapy and utilize
the latest techniques in their therapeutic interventions.
Committed Team ...
therapists at Snug Harbor work with all aspects
of the care of your loved one– committed
to returning every patient to his/her highest
level of function.
Therapy provides skilled therapy to improve
ambulation, transfers, balance and range of
motion. They instruct patients to improve their
ability to walk, climb stairs and increase their
physical strength and endurance.
are a part of therapy. Using the mind to create and design.
Preparing to paint duck decoys... Alot of planning involved!
Therapy retrains patients in self-care skills
such as dressing, grooming, bathing and feeding.
They utilize functional activities and safety
training to improve the patient’s activities
of daily living.
Speech Therapy assists patients who experience eating,
drinking or swallowing difficulties. They can also provide
assistance with patients who display difficulty with communication,
reading and writing, or comprehension within the patient’s
Experienced Team ...
clinical team in Snug Harbor’s rehab department
has over 101 years of combined experience in
rehabilitation. They provide a comprehensive
range of programs designed to improve and maintain
physical functioning. The clinicians partner
with the families and the Snug Harbor staff
in educational training to assist the patient
in achieving his/her individual goals.
Harbor's rehab department also helps with: