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Irwin Army Community Hospital Crest
Irwin Army Community Hospital Fort Riley, Kansas

Home of the Big Red One

 

 

   Appointment Line:   (785) 239-DOCS (3627)

 

   Hours:     Monday - Friday: 7:30 am - 4 pm

                   Closed on federal holidays and selected

                   training holidays

 

   Location:

                   Ground Floor, Atrium

                   Park in parking garage, lower levels for quick

                   access.

 

Occupational Therapy

 

The Occupational Therapy clinic offers optimum rehabilitative services to enhance the operational readiness of our Soldiers and achieve the best outcomes for our beneficiaries. Our new Occupational Therapy facility includes a fully functional recreation room and daily living skills room equipped with functioning appliances and home furnishings to augment activities of daily living evaluation, treatments and recommendations.

 

Services Provided

Neuromusculoskeletal Evaluation and Treatment: Post-operative management of upper extremity, custom orthoses, joint mobilization, wound and scar management, edema management, strengthening, instrument-assisted soft tissue techniques

 

Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation: Vestibular, visual, headache, pain management with biofeedback, cognitive and executive skills functioning;

 

In-patient Services: Activities of daily living evaluation and treatment including durable medical equipment recommendations.

 

Patients may be seen for:

 

  • UE injuries and disorders including tendon injuries, Peripheral nerve injuries, Crush injuries, Tendinitis, Upper extremity/hand fractures
  • Chronic Pain
  • Headaches
  • Residual symptoms resulting from traumatic brain injury
  • PTSD/Anxiety

 

 

Physical Therapy

 

The Physical Therapy clinic provides diagnostic, therapeutic, and educational/consultative services for patients whose function has declined due to medical conditions, surgical conditions, and neurologic, musculoskeletal, or pain related compromise. Consultations regarding inpatients are also performed and often pertain to patients who have sustained brain injuries, strokes, spinal cord injuries, or poly-trauma.

 

Patients may be seen for acute and chronic conditions such as:

 

  • Chronic low back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Knee pain
  • Shoulder pain
  • Foot and ankle pain
  • Overuse injuries
  • Hip pain
  • Acute sports injuries
  • Vestibular disorders
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Orthopedic post-operative rehabilitation

 

Warrior & Family Recovery Center

(TBI clinic)

 

The Warrior and Family Recovery Center (TBI) provide a team approach in which you hold the key to success. We teach Traumatic Brain Injury (Brain Injury/Concussion) patients lifelong skills through interdisciplinary treatment and encouragement in order to foster our patients’ ability to better manage their symptoms and improve their quality of life. The WFRC/TBI clinic has the staffing, services and technology to help you live life to the fullest.

 

Services Provided

 

Primary Services

  • Primary Care (PA)
  • Psychiatry
  • Neuropsychology
  • Speech Language Pathology
  • Physical Therapy/ Occupational Therapy
  • Nurse Case Management

 

Who Can Be Referred Here

 

  • Active Duty (military spouse, adult dependents and retirees on space available basis).
  • Speech Language Pathology (SLP) is available for referrals for all Active Duty, dependents and retirees.

 

Referral Process

 

Providers may refer patients for TBI care by selecting “TBI Family Practice” in order for them to be screened by the PA and consulted to other disciplines as necessary. Providers may refer patients for Speech Language Pathology services by selecting “TBI Speech” to consult directly to the Speech Language Pathologist.