Gunnison Valley Hospital
 

Rehabilitative Services


Our mission is to provide quality Physical and Occupational Therapy to our community, and to help patients achieve full functional outcomes from the use of these services.

We provide services in two locations: Gunnison Valley Hospital and Crested Butte

Call 970-641-7248 to make an appointment in Gunnison
Call 970-349-5684 to make an appointment in Crested Butte


Physical Therapy


Physical Therapy focuses on physical rehabilitation to help patients to achieve functional independence. Our focus is on outpatient orthopedics, the treatment of neuromuscular injuries and industrial rehabilitation. Services offered include but are not limited to: therapeutic exercise, wound care, neuromuscular rehabilitation, manual therapy, spinal rehabilitation, custom orthotics, post hire testing, return to work screening, human performance testing, and the use of modalities. We also offer a Cancer Rehabilitation Program, a Cardiac Rehabilitation Program and a Falls Program.

Physical Therapy Services:

  • Post Surgical Rehabilitation
  • Outpatient Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Sports Rehabilitation
  • Industrial Rehabilitation
  • Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Manual Therapy
  • Falls Program focusing on Balance and Movement
  • Aquatic Program
  • Women's Health


 

Occupational Therapy


Occupational Therapy focuses on physical rehabilitation and custom splinting to help patients achieve full functional independence. Our focus is on post-surgical splinting and casting, outpatient orthopedics, and industrial rehabilitation. Services include custom splinting and casting, wound care, post hire testing, return to work screens, human performance testing, therapeutic exercise, manual therapy and the use of modalities. We treat a large volume of traumas; often involving sports or industrial related events. We staff Gunnison County's only two Certified Hand Therapists. We also have the State's only Physical Capacity Profile Machine brought to you by Occupational Performance Corporation. This machine tests the physical capacity of individuals. It can be used by employers for post hire screening, by physicians for return to work screening and human performance testing, and by athletic programs for human performance testing.

Occupational Therapy Services:

  • Post-Surgical Custom Splinting and Casting
  • Hand Therapy and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation:
  • Outpatient Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Industrial Rehabilitation: to include Post Hire Testing, Return to Work Screens, Ergonomic Assessments and Job Site Analysis


Physical Capacity Profile Testing System


Our Industrial Rehabilitation Program houses the only Physical Capacity Profile Machine in the state of Colorado. It is brought to you by Occupational Performance Corporation. This machine tests the physical capacity of individuals. It can be used by employers for post hire screening, by physicians for return to work screening and by athletic programs for human performance testing.

For more information, please contact Rehabilitative Services at 970-641-7248.