Inpatient Stroke Care at Mary Free Bed
During your inpatient stay with Mary Free Bed’s Stroke Program, you’ll recuperate from your stroke by:
Participating in therapies to increase strength and retrain muscles.
Receiving education about your stroke and how it affects the way your body functions.
Using equipment to enhance independence and make completing tasks easier and more efficient.
Learning to cope with the changes you’ve been through and the challenges that lie ahead.
Connecting with others who have had a stroke and who can provide you with support and answers to your questions.
The Admission Process
Once Mary Free Bed receives your referral, one of our rehabilitation physicians (also known as a physiatrist) will review it to determine medical appropriateness for admission.
Your Comfort is Important to Us
Mary Free Bed’s inpatient floor features a pleasantly decorated, family-friendly unit with two social areas, a kitchenette, and laundry facilities. You also have Internet access and an on-site medical education library. Call 800.305.8893 to schedule a tour — or take a virtual tour right now.
During your stay at Mary Free Bed, you’ll likely want your loved ones nearby. Many lodging options close to Mary Free Bed are available; Mary Free Bed even has an on-site hotel that families may use.
Mary Free Bed offers spiritual care for you and your family’s comfort. To receive spiritual services, please ask a nurse to contact our chaplain. Mary Free Bed supports and respects the beliefs and traditions of all persons regardless of spiritual or religious preferences.
Please visit the Patient & Visitor section for more information regarding your stay at Mary Free Bed.
Connect with a Stroke Rehabilitation Specialist
For more information regarding the Stroke Program:
616.242.0396 or 800.305.8893