For information on inpatient spinal cord injury rehabilitation at VCU, contact Brenda Kitchen at 804-828-2156 or Brenda.email@example.com. To discuss appointments for outpatient care, call 1-800-762-6161.
The Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center offers multidisciplinary teams to provide lifetime care and coordination of medical and equipment needs for veterans with spinal cord injuries. This center offers primary and acute care, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, SCI annual evaluations, homecare, patient education classes, support groups for patients and their families, driver education, peer counseling, wound care management, respite care, caregiver training, recreation and sports programs, vocational counseling, and spinal cord injury research. For more information, call 804-675-5000 ext. 5128.
Wilson Workforce and Rehabilitation Center offers occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech evaluations, and rehabilitation services with specialty services available. Call 540-332-7000 or 800-345-9972 for more information.
University of Virginia offers therapy, rehabilitation, medication, and clinical trials to treat spinal cord injury patients in order to protect the spinal cord from further damage and address other related problems that may arise. To learn more or to make an appointment, call 1-434-924-0000.
The Hampton VA Medical Center consists of non-acute long term care beds, an outpatient clinic, home care, respite, and wound care to veterans with spinal cord injuries/disorders to help promote independence and quality of life. For more information, call 757-722-9961.
The spinal cord injury program at Inova Mount Vernon Hospital offers rehabilitative care for adults with traumatic or non-traumatic spinal cord disorders. For more information, call 703-664-7000.
MedStar National Rehabilitation Network has a nationally accredited Spinal Cord Program that offers comprehensive care and a team of experts who work together to help patients reach the highest level of health and independence. SCI specialists work to treat the physical, cognitive and behavioral effects of injury and illness. MedStar offers acute inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient services, a transitions day program, an adaptive sports and fitness program, a pediatric spinal cord injury program, and other related special services. To learn more or to make an appointment, call 202-877-1152.
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Craig Hospital launched the Craig Hospital Nursing Advice Line in order to address the many health-related calls regarding spinal cord injury they were receiving from individuals with a spinal cord injury and their families. A person might call when:
- A non-emergency medical question arises
- An individual experiences a change which they question is "normal"
- A new caregiver or health care provider needs educational materials to help understand the injury
Advice Line Hours: Monday to Friday 9 am to 6 pm (MT)
Phone number: 800-247-0257 or 303-789-8508