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Admission Criteria and Referrals

Admission Criteria

Patients admitted to the Amputee Rehab Program must have realistic rehabilitation goals that reflect the potential for gaining independence or achieving a higher function in self care activities and mobility.                     

Additionally, a patient must:

  • Require and be able to participate in physical, occupational, and/or speech therapy, if indicated, at least 3 hours a day, 5 days a week.
  • Need more than one type of rehab therapy and have a potential for functional improvement.
  • Have a supportive social system and a defined, expected discharge destination other than a skilled nursing facility.
  • Be medically appropriate for an inpatient hospital environment and have stable vital signs. 



To make a referral, call (336) 713-8500 or (888) 650-9568.

For additional information about our programs, call (336) 716-8454 or email

Wake Forest Baptist Health accepts payment from all major private insurance plans, workers' compensation, Medicare and Medicaid. 

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