UAB Geriatrician Uses Fair Haven for Educating Doctors

Nursing Home Environment Teaches Balance of Safety and Independence BIRMINGHAM, AL – It’s tempting for anyone who works in the medical profession, especially with older adults, to sacrifice patient independence in favor of patient safety. But there can be a...
Hospital Inpatient Rehabilitation vs Skilled Care Rehabilitation

Hospital Inpatient Rehabilitation vs Skilled Care Rehabilitation

After an accident, illness, injury or surgery, your doctor may recommend that you spend time in a rehabilitation center to strengthen your body and enable you to return to your normal way of life. Two types of rehabilitation centers are available for older adults...
Do I Have To Be A Resident At A Nursing Home To Get Rehab There?

Do I Have To Be A Resident At A Nursing Home To Get Rehab There?

Many long-term care (nursing home) providers also offer short-term rehabilitation and therapy services on their campus, since inpatient rehab is considered skilled nursing care. However, when someone is admitted to a short-term Rehab Center, they are admitted as a...
Creating an Exceptional Rehab Experience in Birmingham, AL

Creating an Exceptional Rehab Experience in Birmingham, AL

Meet Maria Ephraim. Maria is the Administrator at Fair Haven, in charge of ensuring the highest quality of care and services for short-term stay rehabilitation guests at as well as Fair Haven’s long-term nursing care residents. She shared with us a recent guest...
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