Therapies

The Physical Therapy Department at NVHC has been servicing Warren and the surrounding communities since March of 1976.

Services that are offered through the Therapy Department include:

  • Outpatient PT
    • For adult and pediatric population: orthopedic, musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, post-surgical, sports medicine, cardiac rehab, stress testing.
  • Outpatient OT
    • For adult and pediatric population: orthorpedic, musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, post-surgical, home safety.
  • Outpatient Speech
    • For adult and pediatric population with difficulties communicating (language, memory, cognition) and swallowing in result of disease, injury, or surgery.
  • Inpatient PT/OT/Speech
    • For adult population requiring rehabilitation while in the hospital.
  • Swing Bed PT/OT/Speech
    • For adult population requiring additional rehabilitation beyond the acute care setting to help assure a safe return home.
  • Training/In-Servicing for North Valley Health Center Employees
  • Area Consultation/In-Servicing
  • Clinical Education Site for the University of North Dakota, University of Mary, and Northland Community and Technical College.
  • PT Contracted Services for Health Dimensions Rehab (Good Samaritan Nursing Home) and Northwest Regional Inter-District Council.

NVHC PT Area

Equipment within Outpatient Department:

  • Multi-stack Weight Lifting machine
  • Multi-hip machine
  • Hydraulic Stepper
  • Standing Elliptical
  • Recumbent Elliptical
  • Stationary Bike
  • Nusteps
  • Treadmill
  • Stress Testing Treatmill with computer program
  • Upper Body Cycler
  • NK Lower Extremity Weight Table
  • Ultra sound
  • E-stim
  • Traction Table
  • Limb-sized Whirl pool
  • Various Treatment Tables
  • Parallel Bars
  • Free Weights/bands
  • Practice Stairs
  • Balance equipment

Equipment in Inpatient Department:

  • Nustep
  • Parallel Bars
  • Practice Stairs
  • Free weights/bands
  • Balance equipment
  • Adaptive devices (reachers, leg lifters, sock aides, etc.)
  • Walking Aides (crutches, walkers, etc.)
  • LIKO Lift assisted ambulation with safety sling