Outstanding Nursing Quality

Burke’s skilled and compassionate nurses understand the unique needs of our patient population. Burke received the 2017 Press Ganey National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators (NDNQI) Award for Outstanding Nursing Quality.

The Latest Technology to Help in Your Recovery

Burke utilizes the latest technology to ensure each patient has access to the most advanced equipment. Better equipment helps patients reach their individual goals and maximize their independence.

Specialized Therapy to Meet Your Goals

All of Burke’s inpatient programs provide individualized, customized rehabilitation based on the unique needs of each patient. The goal is to ensure that every patient reaches his or her greatest level of recovery and independence.

Outpatient Memory Evaluation and Treatment Services

How do you know when you or a loved ones memory problems are part of normal aging or something worse? Burke's outpatient Memory Evaluation and Treatment Services (METS) can help you find answers.

More of the Therapy You Need

As an acute rehabilitation hospital, Burke provides inpatients with 3 hours of one-on-one therapy per weekday. This can include physical, occupational and speech therapy. Most sub-acute facilities provide an hour a day.

Renowned Neurological Team

Burke’s Neurological team is an integral part of our inpatient programs for stroke, spinal cord and brain injury and other conditions. Our physicians work with specially trained therapists to ensure each patient makes the fullest recovery possible.

Convenient Outpatient Services

Burke offers outpatient physical, occupational and speech therapy at six clinics throughout Westchester and the Bronx. Burke also offers outpatient cardiac rehabilitation at its main campus in White Plains.

Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease Clinical Trials

Burke conducts cutting-edge clinical research on dementia and Alzheimer's disease. These clinical trials can hopefully slow cognitive decline and/or treat associated symptoms.

Annual Wheelchair Games

For 35 years, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital has been the host of the Wheelchair Games, where athletes compete in track, field and table tennis events. The games are produced entirely by employees and volunteers. 

Burke, a member of the Montefiore Health System, is an acute rehabilitation hospital serving the needs of patients since 1915.

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Welcome to Burke Rehabilitation Hospital

The Burke Rehabilitation Hospital has been a leader in medical rehabilitation for over one hundred years.

Opened in 1915, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities. These two accrediting organizations are the gold standards for acute care rehabilitation hospitals in the United States today.

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February 21, 2018

For so many of us, the ability to get in the car and drive where we want, when we want means freedom and independence. The thought of giving that up can be devastating and often times a challenging decision to make for ourselves.Children and caregivers of aging individuals are often faced with the responsibility of convincing their parents and loved ones that it’s time to stop driving...

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At Burke our strength is in our employees. Their dedication helps Burke remain a leader in rehabilitation.