Commonwealth Regional Specialty Hospital offers high quality, advanced care when patients require more time to recover than they can get in a traditional hospital or intensive care unit. In partnership with our patients’ physicians, we provide 24-hour clinical care seven days a week.
- Wound Care and Recovery
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Care, including Mechanical Ventilation
- Stroke and Traumatic Brain Injury Care
- Comprehensive Rehabilitation
- Cardiac Care
- Medically Complex Care
- Nutrition Therapy
- IV Drug Therapy and Infectious Disease Treatment
- Post-COVID Recovery
All Commonwealth Regional Specialty Hospital nurses are advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) certified and have completed training in critical care.
The nursing staff is comprised of Registered Nurses, Patient Care Assistants, Monitor Technicians, Infection Control and Wound Care Nurses, and RN Case Managers and Social Workers.
The levels of acute care available at Commonwealth Regional Specialty Hospital allow the nursing staff to focus on the complex special needs of each patient. Areas of focus include but are not limited to: care of ventilator-dependent patients in process of weaning, renal patients requiring dialysis, and cardiac and vascular patients requiring an extended stay in an acute care setting. Our nurses receive comprehensive critical care training and competency testing in areas such as Advanced Cardiac Life Support, IV Medication Administration, Ventilator Management, and Cardiac Arrhythmia Monitoring and Interpretation.
Respiratory Care Services
Respiratory Care performs therapeutic and diagnostic respiratory procedures, delivering the highest combination of quality and service. Respiratory Therapists are involved in a variety of areas including Adult Critical Care, Ventilator Weaning Protocols, and Pulmonary Rehab. Our Respiratory Therapists have access to the latest technology, including advanced mechanical ventilators, pulse oximetry, and diagnostic equipment.
Our registered dietitian works closely with the physician and interdisciplinary team to meet the dietary needs of each patient. This includes enteral feedings, total patient nutrition, and patient/family diet education.
We provide experienced physical, occupational, and speech therapists. Therapists develop individualized treatment plans and goals to restore and/or enhance the patient’s physical and cognitive abilities to allow them to return to their highest functional level.
Care at Commonwealth Regional Specialty Hospital also includes Pharmacy, Laboratory, and Diagnostic Imaging Services. The Diagnostic Imaging Center offers the latest digital diagnostic technology available. We also have Chaplaincy service to address the spiritual needs of our patients and their families at the hospital.