Admissions Services for the Amputee Program

How to Access the WakeMed Amputee Program

WakeMed Rehabilitation Admissions
A physician, hospital discharge planner/case manager, social worker, or insurance company case manager can request an Admissions Evaluation for WakeMed Rehabilitation Hospital. Once a referral is received in the WakeMed Rehab Admissions Department, a designated Admissions Nurse, will work with your physician, case manager, social workers, and other care providers to determine the right level of rehabilitative care that you will need and benefit from before being discharged to your home. The Rehab admissions nurse will work with you, your team, and your insurance company to determine your appropriate rehab discharge plan within 24 hours of receiving the rehab referral.

WakeMed Rehabilitation Inpatient Admissions
Phone: 919-350-7876
Fax: 919-350-8791

WakeMed Rehabilitation Outpatient Services
Provided at five WakeMed Outpatient rehab centers throughout Wake County, outpatient rehab therapy services includes specialized treatments and services utilizing the most state of the art adaptive-fitness equipment in the area. Additionally, outpatient services for those individuals experiencing amputation include physical therapy, occupational therapy and prosthetics & orthotics services. Access to any of WakeMed rehab’s Outpatient rehab program can be completed by obtaining a physician’s order for specialized outpatient rehab therapies

Phone: 919-350-7000
Fax: 919-350-4191

WakeMed Home Health Services
Patients who are no longer in need of being in a hospital setting, may be able to go home independently or with assistance from family or loved ones, but may still require additional on-going rehabilitative therapies. For those patients who require a home-based therapy program, WakeMed Home Health may be able to provide just the right level of care and rehab therapy they need. WakeMed Home Health offers in-home intermittent skilled nursing care, nurse aide services, and physical, occupational and speech therapy. However, if you do need and qualify for home health services patients are welcome to work with the home health provider of their choice.

Phone: 919-350-7990
Fax: 919-350-0111