Bacharach's CARF accredited Inpatient Brain Injury Program for Adults offers 24 hour inpatient rehab nursing services. Brain injury survivors work to increase their cognitive and physical functioning from the acute recovery phase through community re-entry.
Founded in 1981, the Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey is a non-profit organization that serves people with brain injury, their families and friends, and concerned allied health professionals. BIANJ's mission is to support and advocate for individuals affected by brain injury and raise public awareness through education and prevention. BIANJ provides publications, programs and services, and identifies community resources. BIANJ is led by a Board of Trustees includes members of the brain injury community and civic leaders.
The Brain Injury Program is designed for infants to young adults up to age 21 at all levels of cognitive awareness. Providing innovative, expert and loving care, we help young patients continue to play, learn and grow while reclaiming their lives. Patients are treated at PSE&G Children’s Specialized Hospital, a new and incredible facility in New Brunswick, NJ, on the campus of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. The hospital is close to public transportation and all aspects of necessary care.
Established in 1981, Children’s Specialized Hospital’s Outpatient Brain Injury Program is designed for infants to young adults, up to age 21, with mild to severe Acquired Brain Injuries (either Traumatic Brain Injury or Brain Injury resulting from an illness or intervention such as chemotherapy).
This comprehensive nonacademic program has a continuum of services tailored to meet the individual needs of each patient. Therapeutic interventions are implemented to assist children and teens with brain injury regain functional skills and learn compensatory strategies.
Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Tinton Falls provides a wide range of rehabilitation services, a vast network of highly skilled ,independent, private practice physiscians and HealthSouth therapists and nurses, and the most innovative equipment and rehabilitation technology, ensuring that all patients have access to the highest quality care. Designed with our patients' care in mind, our hospital offers rooms with televisions, telephones and wireless internet capabilities.
Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Toms Riverr is a 98-bed acute rehabilitation hospital that also has a 20 bed short stay unit. Both inpatient and outpatient programs are available. Services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology, rehabilitation nursing, psychology, pulmonary therapy, dietary counseling, and case management. HealthSouth Toms River opened in 1993.
Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Vineland provides a wide range of physical rehabilitation services, a vast network of highly skilled, independent private practice physicians and HealthSouth therapists and nurses, and the most innovative equipment and rehabilitation technology, ensuring that all patients have access to the highest quality care.
Through a continuum of care that extends from acute comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation to subacute inpatient rehabilitation to outpatient cognitive rehabilitation, the Center for Head Injuries applies an integrated, interdisciplinary approach to treat all levels of acquired brain injury. Each level in the continuum is designed to provide a comprehensive, cost-effective, progressive flow of treatment for each patient’s individual needs.
Our experienced team of rehabilitation professionals combines an individualized approach to care with evidenced-based therapeutic protocols. We introduce leading-edge technologies to help patients optimize their rehabilitation, including, but not limited to:
Located just outside of Philadelphia, this structured day program in Delran provides dynamic resource centers for participants at various levels of rehabilitation including a variety of vocational opportunities.The nearby residence offers Supported and Transitional Living programs as well as access to the day program.
Located in Egg Harbor City, this structured day program offers dynamic resource centers for participants at various levels of rehabilitation including a variety of vocational opportunities. Programs include: Supported Living, Day Treatment, Transitional Living, and Outpatient.
Just outside of Philadelphia, the Maple Shade locations offer Supported and Transitional Living programs in a pleasant residential area as well as access to the structured day programs in nearby Delran. NeuroRestorative also coordinates or assists participants in accessing additional services from other health professionals and local service providers as necessary.
Olive Branch provides direct support to TBI survivors as they navigate every aspect of household management and independence in their homes. Partnering with the individual to create strategies, tools and techniques to take the overwhelming, break it down to manageable pieces and maximize success. Examples of what we help with are: paperwork comprehension and organization, budget creation and bill pay strategies, routine generation, calendar consistency and personal advocacy.
Founded in 1985, PLUS provides rehabilitative services for acquired brain injury patients in more than 60 licensed group homes and apartments throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania. PLUS offers day programs, residential programs, outpatient programs, independent living programs, vocational and educational opportunities, home and community based services, and long-term services. Call PLUS for more information on additional locations in Egg Harbor City, Galloway, Merchantville, Maple Shade, Pennsauken, and Somers Point.
PSE&G Children's Specialized Hospital was founded in December 2007. The hospital treats children affected by traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, and premature birth, as well as other life-changing illnesses and injuries. Children’s Specialized Hospital is adjacent to the Bristol-Myers Squibb Children's Hospital at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, and the Child Health Institute at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.
Rehabilitation Specialists offers outpatient programs, home and community based services, and residential services for patients with acquired or traumatic brain injury. Rehabilitation Specialists assesses and works with patients, their families, and the funding source in order to develop treatment goals. Once goals have been set, the patient’s program is designed with his or her specific goals in mind. Contact Rehabilitation Specialists for more information on additional locations in Haledon, NJ and Hawthorne, NJ.
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Tinton Falls is a 60-bed rehabilitation hospital that offers services designed to help patients return to independent living. Both inpatient and outpatient programs are available. Services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology, rehabilitation nursing, psychology, pulmonary therapy, dietary counseling, and case management. HealthSouth Tinton Falls opened in April of 2002.
The Northern New Jersey Traumatic Brain Injury System (NNJTBIS) is one of 16 regional partners of the national TBI Model System (TBIMS) project, which is funded by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR). The goal is to research ways to improve the treatment, care, and outcomes of TBI in the US. Each system collects local data on rehabilitation admissions, progress, outcome and long-term recovery for people with traumatic brain injury (TBI). NNJTBIS conducts collaborative projects with other TBI model systems as well as site-specific projects.