Short-Term Rehab

After a major illness, injury, or surgery you need the best support for your recovery. At Fort Atkinson Health Care Center, we provide attentive, expert subacute care in a peaceful environment. We have strong connections to Fort Memorial Hospital to ensure that your transition here is smooth. Our two in-house nurse practitioners have the expertise and compassion to provide excellent care that will restore your peace of mind as much as it heals your body.

Your Therapy Needs, Perfected

Our fortified, in-house therapy department will help you regain your health, range of motion, balance, muscle tone and more. We offer physical, occupational and speech therapy up to seven days a week to those who need it, so that you don’t miss any of those critical recovery exercises. Our large gym has a wide range of equipment you can use, and ample space for everyone.

Our program is focused on helping individuals recovering from:

The last thing you want after a long stay at the hospital is to head right back. You can tell our subacute rehab program is right for you because we have such low 30-day readmission rates. The vast majority of our subacute patients leave our program to go home, where they stay. That’s because we offer post-discharge support and encouragement to keep you on track.

In May 2020, our average rate, specifically in our short-term rehab program, was roughly half the national average. In fact, in April, our 30-day readmission rate for the program was zero.

Get the Best of Both Worlds with Outpatient Therapy

Do you want to stay at home and maintain your independence throughout your recovery? If so, our Outpatient Therapy program is for you! You can stay at home and receive your treatment at Fort Atkinson Health Care Center during the day, at times that are convenient for you.

Recover in the comfort of your own home while benefiting from all of our specialized therapy programs on an outpatient basis. Our Outpatient Therapy program is ideal for those individuals who can maintain most daily functions on their own, but who need help in some specific areas of their recovery.

Whether you choose our Outpatient Therapy program, or decide to stay with us to take full advantage of our 24/7 skilled nursing care, our family-oriented facility is small enough that you can be sure you’ll get the full attention of our nursing and therapy staff whenever you need it.


to offer you the feeling of community warmth and support, which is an important element to your recovery. Tour our short-term rehab center today to see the full extent of our program for yourself.

Do you or a loved one need short-term or long-term care?
Don’t hesitate to reach out to us!

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