At Wathena, we’ll take excellent care of you get you back on your feet. Our attending physicians and registered nurses create individualized treatment plans for each resident and provide top-quality care in our state of the art facility.
Our facility is designed with your comfort in mind. Our residents enjoy all the comforts of home.
Short Stay & Long Term Care
No matter how long your stay, the experienced staff at Wathena is devoted to helping you recover comfortably and getting you back to your regular activities. Our facility is equipped to treat and administer therapy for various injuries and maladies, with attending physicians and registered nursing administering five-star care in all areas.
Rest easy knowing your loved one is in good hands. Our professional and experienced medical staff are competent and equipped to administer treatment for the following:
- Attending Physicians
- Registered Nurses
- Wound care
- Colostomy care
- Pain management
- Individual Treatment Plans
Wathena’s newly renovated gym boasts brand-new, high-tech equipment that our skilled therapists use to aid our residents in their recovery process.
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
(including joint replacement, injuries and amputation)
- Physical therapy
- Occupational therapy
- Speech therapy
It is important to us that our residents receive proper personal care in addition to rehabilitation during their stay at Wathena. In addition to dental, vision and podiatry care, our on staff dietitians and nutritionists create a custom diet plan for each resident.
Mental Health & Recovery
Suffering from an illness or injury can not only cause physical damage, but psychological trauma as well. Our staff of physiologists and social workers meet with our patients to ensure their sound emotional health and provide treatment and support where needed.
Palliative & Hospice Care
For those suffering from terminal illnesses, our palliative and hospice care program aims to relieve pain and symptoms while improving quality of life.
Caregivers of the elderly can enjoy a well deserved break while their loved ones experience the stellar care at Wathena Healthcare & Rehab Center. Participants of our respite care program receive the same high level of care that all of our residents enjoy.
When a resident is ready to move back home, our entire staff works together to create an individualized discharge plan that will outline instructions and follow up care that will ensure a safe and easy transition from our facility.