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The Specialty Hospital of Meridian

Interdisciplinary Team–Restoring Quality to Life

The Specialty Hospital of Meridian uses an interdisciplinary approach to patient care. The interdisciplinary team meets on a weekly basis to discuss each patient's current condition, progress since admission and new treatment goals. Patients' families have the opportunity to ask questions and discuss the discharge planning process.

The interdisciplinary team consists of the following:

  • Physician
  • Nurse Liaison
  • Registered Nurse
  • Certified Wound Care Nurse
  • Speech Therapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Physical Therapist
  • Registered Dietitian
  • Pharmacist
  • Social Services Therapist

Patient referrals can be made 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Referrals can be made through the referral line at 601-703-4432 or through 888-THE-LTAC. The patient referral can be made directly from:

  • Hospital
  • Physician/Medical
  • Nursing Home
  • Home Healthcare
  • Hospice
  • Dialysis Clinic
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