Outpatient Programs & Clinic Services for Pediatric Patients
For children and adolescents requiring outpatient rehabilitation and therapy, Mary Free Bed's Outpatient Therapy Center provides a comprehensive range of pediatric therapy services and treatment facilities. Many of the children and teens who are treated in our outpatient center are previous Mary Free Bed pediatric inpatients who receive ongoing treatment through Mary Free Bed's continuum of care.
Many pediatric patients referred from external sources are also treated in the outpatient center. All pediatric patients are evaluated and treatment plans are devised to meet the individual needs of each patient. Length of treatment prescribed varies from a few sessions to several months. Pediatric programs and services provided include:
Mary Free Bed Treatment Facilities for Pediatric Patients
The Outpatient Therapy Center offers a variety of specialty therapy areas to meet the special needs of children and teens during their pediatric rehabilitation and therapy and provides one-to-one patient to therapist ratio.
Pediatric Outpatient Floor
Four therapy gyms
Individual treatment spaces
Child-size therapy equipment and toys
One-to-one patient to therapist ratio
Mary Free Bed Pediatric Outpatient Therapy Center Staff
The Outpatient Therapy Center is staffed by more than 30 on-site pediatric therapists. Our team of therapy professionals includes physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech-language therapists, neuropsychologists, recreational therapists, social workers, a registered nurse, and a registered dietician. Patients also have access to a variety of on-site specialty services including Orthotics, Prosthetics, the Motion Analysis Center, the Biofeedback Laboratory for Neuromuscular Rehabilitation, Driver Rehabilitation, Michigan Rehabilitation Services, the Spasticity Clinic, and the Rehab Technology Center (assistive technology and customized wheelchair seating).
Mary Free Bed's therapists are able to provide home, school, or job site evaluations, when needed. Specialty-trained therapists can provide evaluations and treatment for recent innovative technology such as and upper extremity and lower extremity Bioness devices for functional electrical stimulation of hand and ankle movement.
Pediatric Outpatient Program Admission Process
A physician’s prescription is required for evaluation and/or treatment. Once a prescription is received and insurance coverage verified, you will be contacted to schedule the initial therapy evaluations. Patients must be able to tolerate treatment and have transportation to the outpatient facility. Mary Free Bed's outpatient schedulers can provide information on possible community transportation resources.
Outpatient Referral Form