Once in your hospital room, your nurse will assess your needs and review your individualized
care plan. Your nurses will be your primary point of contact and will start you on your road
to recovery with understanding, compassion, and a steady drive to get you back to a life in
A Patient Care Technician (PCT) will assist the nurses with vital signs and hygiene routine,
and can help you get in and out of bed.
Your Physical Therapist (PT) will help you do your exercises, walk, go up and down stairs,
and get in and out of a bed and a chair.
Your Occupational Therapists (OT) will focus on Activities of Daily Living (ADL) that help
you achieve independence, such as dressing and personal hygiene. Getting stronger at these
activities will help you make a smooth transition to home.