The Health Center of Plant City - Frequently Asked Questions

What To Bring For Your Rehab Stay?

A. CLOTHING LIST

    * Dress slacks or shorts(6 pair)

    * Cotton Shirts (8 pair, long or short sleeves)

    * Robe (1)

    * Pull over house gowns (7)

    * Dresses that button down

    * Sweater (1)

    * Pantyhose or knee highs (2)

    * Slips

    * Underwear (10)

    * Bras (3)

    * Socks (10 pair)

    * Night gowns (patients may use hospital gowns provided by facility)

    * Shoes (house slippers or tennis shoes, Please no Slippers)

    * Afghan/Lap blanket

PERSONAL SUPPLIES

    * Dentures and Eye Glasses

    * Adult briefs (available through facility & covered by Medicare & Medicaid )

    * Toothbrush and toothpaste or tablets to clean dentures

    * Hair brush/comb

    * Cosmetics

    * Razor (electric if desired)

    * Perfume or cologne

    * Deodorant, lotion, powder

    * Plastic clothes hangers (20)

    * Personal items from home (pictures, stationery & pens, books, mementos)  

***IMPORTANT***

    * All items must be marked.

    * Clothing labels are available through facility. An inscription appliance is available to use.  Please ask housekeeping to assist you.

    * All furnishings and electrical materials must be inspected by maintenance with fire safety codes.  Please notify your nurse or Social Services when bringing in these items.

How are meals served?

A.  Meals are served in our Main dining room, Rehab dining area or privately in your room. Guest meals are available at a nominal cost.

What activities are available?

A.  You may participate in the many recreational activities which are posted and announced each day.

What amenities are available?

A.

    * Spacious  rehab gym with a full kitchen, bathroom and bedroom for real life training

    * Therapy Available 7 days a week

    * State of the art Equipment

    * In room Bathrooms and Showers (Showers available in most rooms)

    * Individual Telephones and Televisions in rehab rooms

    * Private rooms Available

    * Free Wi Fi

    * Desk top computer with internet available for patient use

    * Barber and hairdresser services are available on-site, by appointment for your convenience.

 What is skilled nursing / sub acute rehab care?

A. Sub acute care is comprehensive inpatient care designed for someone who has an acute illness, injury, or exacerbation of a disease process. It is goal oriented treatment.   Sub acute care is generally more intensive than traditional nursing facility care and less than acute care it requires  treatment plan for a limited  time period (several days to several months), until the condition is stabilized or a predetermined treatment course is completed.

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