Upon discharge from Burke, patient rehabilitation continues with therapy as an outpatient. Patients also have the opportunity to follow up with the physicians involved in their rehabilitation while at Burke at the clinic in the Outpatient Center.
Upon discharge, patients should follow up with their primary care physician, but a Burke specialist may be necessary to further rehabilitation. Specialists in all of the fields of rehabilitation are represented in the outpatient clinic, including but not limited to: stroke, brain injury, dementia, spinal cord injury, MS, Parkinson’s disease and lung disease. Appointments can be made with the social worker while at Burke or as part of your discharge plan. They can be also be scheduled by calling (914) 597-2332 to speak with the outpatient scheduling department.