The Rehabilitation Unit of St. Tammany Parish Hospital is a 14- bed acute rehab unit located on the second floor of St.Tammany Parish Hospital. The rehab unit's staffing consists of registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and certified nursing assistants trained and competent in providing 24-hour rehab nursing care 7 days a week. Of the registered nurses who provide care, 3 of the nurses are certified rehabilitation nurses and 1 medical / surgical certified nurse. Patients treated on the Rehab Unit have disabilities related to stroke, spinal cord injury, hip fracture, hip replacement, bilateral knee replacements, multiple fractures, major multiple trauma, brain injury, and deconditioning due to surgery or other medical problems.
The Rehab Unit's Medical Director, Gollamudi Reddy, MD, correlates the care of all patients on the rehab unit with support from the various hospital specialties who are involved in the patient's medical plan of care.
If you are interested in learning more about the Rehab Unit at St. Tammany Parish Hospital, please contact the Nurse Manager, Louise Dill, MSN, CRRN at 898-4453 or Admissions Coordinator, Susan Powell, BSN, CRRN at 898-4642.