CARF logoEmerge has recently received the 1st CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation) certification in brain injury for subacute rehabilitation in New York state. Their 30-bed unit is recognized for their highest quality of care and rehabilitation outcomes.

Emerge's Neuro Program

  • Subacute rehabilitation
  • Individualized physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy
  • Up to 7 days a week – 3 hours a day
  • 30 dedicated beds
  • Length of stay up to 3 months.
  • Balance and Vestibular Training
  • Neurological Re-education
  • Individual and Group cognitive remediation for all levels
  • Community Re-integration with offsite training
  • Caregiver support group on a monthly basis

Balance Master at Emerge's Neuro rehabilitation programWe recognize that the effects of these conditions result in loss of function and disability that is overwhelming to the individual and his/her family. Our program is designed to provide patient-centered rehabilitation strategies tailored to the unique needs of each patient to achieve significant and meaningful functional improvements. Through the neurological rehabilitation Nassau County, NY depends on, we’re able to increase your level of independence, develop community re-entry, and improve your overall quality of life.

General Neurological Goals

  • Restore physical & cognitive skills needed for independence and function
  • Regain mobility by building strength and balance
  • Improve speech and swallowing
  • Manage tone & spasticity to promote functional use of affected extremities
  • Provide extensive patient and family education and training
  • Facilitate smooth transition to the community

A Team of Committed Experts

Lisa M. Foundas MS, OTR/L, CBIS
Lisa M. Foundas
Clinical Manager of Neurological Rehab Services
Wendell Miller
Wendell D. Miller
Administrative Program Manager of Neurological Services
Ricardo J Palomo
Ricardo J Palomo
Neurological Rehabilitation Program Coordinator

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The Interdisciplinary Team

Treatment is provided by a dedicated team of experts with emphasis on interdisciplinary collaboration and development of a care plan based on clinical assessments and patient and family goals.
  • Physicians: Physiatrist and Neurologist
  • Certified Brain Injury Specialists
  • Neuropsychologist
  • Optometry Specializing in Neuro
  • Registered Nurses
  • Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech Therapists
  • Psychologist
  • Dietitian
  • Social Workers
  • Recreation Specialists

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Services We Provide

  • Medical Management
  • Physiatry Consultations
  • Neurology Consultations
  • Skilled Nursing Care
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Psychological Services
  • Cognitive Remediation
  • Social Work Services
  • Therapeutic Recreation Services
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