Physical Rehabilitation

West Jefferson Medical Center Rehabilitation

West Jefferson Rehabilitation Center is a state-of-the-art, 24 private bed facility that provides comprehensive medical rehabilitation services for individuals who have experienced a decline in their physical and/or cognitive abilities, due to an illness or injury. Our highly skilled team is dedicated to helping patients maximize functional mobility to return them to previous or modified home, work, or leisure roles.

At West Jefferson Rehabilitation Center, the patient is always the center of the interdisciplinary team. An individualized plan of care is established with each patient to ensure his/her experience is personalized and meaningful while ensuring the best possible outcomes. The interdisciplinary team approach consists of 24 hour physician coverage, 24 hour rehab nursing care, comprehensive therapy services provided 5-6 days per week, patient/family education and support, psycho-social services, pastoral care, case management, leisure activity programming and animal assisted therapy.

Our facility

West Jefferson Rehabilitation Center is located on the 4th floor of West Jefferson Medical Center at 1101 Medical Center Blvd in Marrero, LA. The facility was renovated in 2011 and now includes 24 private patient rooms with handicap accessible therapeutic showers and bathrooms. The facility also includes 2 spacious nursing stations, a secure care system, and a redesigned kitchen fully equipped with state-of-the-art appliances.

West Jefferson Rehabilitation Center is CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehab Facilities) accredited in:

  • Comprehensive Integrated Inpatient Rehab (General Rehab)
  • Brain Injury Rehab
  • Amputation Rehab
  • Stroke Rehab

Our commitment to you

It is the policy of the Rehabilitation Center that all team members will act in a manner consistent with the mission, philosophy, and operating policies of the program. In accordance with these principles and policies, team members will:

  • Show respect for the dignity of the individual whether patient, family member, co-worker, client, or any other person
  • Provide the highest quality clinical and customer-related services
  • Demonstrate fairness and honesty in all interactions with the public
  • Adhere to their professional codes of practice guidelines
  • Provide an accurate portrayal of the services and outcomes of the program
  • Be ethical in all marketing and public relations activities

Outpatient Rehabilitation

West Jefferson Outpatient Rehabilitation offers 2 convenient locations, in Marrero and Terrytown, where licensed therapists are trained in helping individuals of all ages return to work, sport, or active retirement after a variety of disabling injuries or illnesses.

Hands-on, individualized treatment plans are set and carried out by our highly skilled team for traditional Physical and Occupational therapies, as well as for specialty programs focused on return to sport or work, hand therapy, aquatic therapy, vestibular and balance rehab, as well as stroke and brain injury rehab, lymphedema and adult speech therapy.

For more information, please call 504.349.1346.