Veterans & Military

Benefits to Active Duty Military and VA Patients

CareMeridian offers active duty servicemen and VA patients specialized care from skilled medical and rehabilitation professionals in a non-institutional setting.

At CareMeridian we:

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      • Are able to receive patients from the Veterans Home that have become too medically complex
      • Can be utilized as a holding facility for patients waiting for an open bed at the Veterans Home, allowing them to continue to have their medical and rehabilitation needs met by experienced, caring staff
      • Are part of the recovery continuum for returning wounded warriors
      • Accept patients for short- or long-term stays and patients with complex long-term medical issues for permanent living options
      • Assist injured soldiers in the community re-entry process through home and workplace evaluations combined with community integration to provide maximum independence and safety upon discharge

Our Care Programs for Veterans and Military Personnel

  • Acquired Brain Injury (traumatic, anoxic, aneurysms/bleeds, cerebral vascular accidents)
  • Spinal Cord Injuries (all levels, including Halo care)
  • Complex Wound Care (including Vac therapy)
  • Pulmonary (including vent care and weaning, trach care, suctioning and decannulation)
  • Congenital Disorders (including anomalies, Cerebral Palsy and Spina Bifida)
  • Amputee Care
  • Neuromuscular Disorders (including GuillainBarre, Muscular Dystrophy and Myasthenia Gravis)
  • Medically Complex (including multiple trauma/fractures; multiple IV antibiotic therapy; isolation; and TPN, G – and J-tube feedings)
  • Orthopedically Complex (including multiple trauma/fractures, external fixator care, and nonweightbearing)
  • High-Intensity Rehabilitation (licensed physical, occupational and speech therapists; recreational therapy, neuro psychological services, social work services and community integration)

Our Care Team

With an industry leading 1:4 staff-to-patient ratio and 24/7 care, CareMeridian offers individualized care plans and personalized attention with our Interdisciplinary Treatment Team composed of: physicians; nurses; case managers; social workers; physical, speech, occupational therapists and neuro psychological specialists; activities directors; and dieticians.