The Physical Medicine Department at Prague Community Hospital offers inpatient and outpatient physical and occupational therapy services. The PT staff works with hospital, post acute care (swing bed), nursing home, and outpatients. Patients are referred from local doctors as well as doctors from the Prague Family Rural Health Clinic.
Patients treated include those who have had:
- joint replacements
- myofascial and trigger point involvements
- shoulder repairs
- knee surgeries
- balance problems
Emphasis is put on instruction in posture, mechanics related to their jobs, trigger point work, and home programs for self-management and preventive measures.