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Transitional Care of Arlington Heights Provides 5-Star Quality Care

Transitional Care of Arlington Heights recently earned a 5-Star Quality Rating from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for quality care. CMS created the 5-Star Quality Rating System to help consumers, their families and caregivers compare skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers more easily.  Centers with five stars are considered to have a level of quality that is “much above [...]

Transitional Care of Arlington Heights Earns 2019 Bronze Commitment to Quality Award

Transitional Care of Arlington Heights earned the 2019 Bronze Commitment to Quality Award from the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living for its commitment to providing high quality care. The distinction is the first of three progressive award levels that honors organizations across the country that have demonstrated their dedication to improving quality of care. Based on the Baldrige Performance Excellence Framework, [...]

2019-07-08T17:42:59-05:00July 8th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Get stronger. Get better. And GO HOME!

Orthopedic Transitional Care For Margaret Partipilo, RN, MSN-BC and unit manager with the Transitional Care of Arlington Heights Orthopedic Care program, every day is an adventure. A self-professed healthcare junky since the age of 17, three decades (and then some!) later, she fully appreciates the magnitude of the situations with which she is presented and her opportunity to serve. [...]

2017-12-14T17:38:07-06:00August 30th, 2017|Categories: Healthful Information, Staff, Testimonial, Therapy|Tags: , , , , , |

Orthopedic Care at TCAH

Meet the Therapist Amy Miller, MPT, GCS, CLT-LANA Lead Therapist for Orthopedic Care “I can't imagine doing anything else for a career” Ironically, Amy Miller, lead therapist for the Orthopedic Care program at TCAH, managed to escape childhood and adolescence without any broken bones.  Although her skeletal system remains fully intact, she still has plenty of first-hand experience with [...]

Every day is a great day for therapy!

Fun Facts About the TCAH Therapy Team Julia Buchler M.S. CCC-SLP Director of Therapy “Every day is a great day for therapy!” Transitional Care of Arlington Heights (TCAH) guests can count on the finest expertise, equipment, evidence-based practices, facilities and therapists who are certified in multiple modalities as well as a friendly face and the encouragement they need, to [...]

Twice is Nice!

First Transitional Care of Arlington Heights Guest is as Good as New Following a “Two-fer” Total Knee Replacement Following a major car accident 27 years ago, Alan Itzkowitz, 67, an architect from Buffalo Grove, Illinois, experienced knee complications that were decades in the making.  “My knee pain eventually became intolerable,” he recalled. “It was just something I needed to [...]

2017-12-14T17:39:31-06:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: Testimonial, Therapy|Tags: , , , |

Destination Rehabilitation

Drive a little further . . . and get home sooner   Transitional Care of Arlington Heights (TCAH) clients who are bridging the distance between hospital and home travel from far and near for their post acute care. Guests who require post-acute care choose Transitional Care following hospitalization at over twenty area hospitals within a 25 mile radius of [...]

2017-02-16T09:50:31-06:00February 15th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |

“Suite” Success

Suite Success Every day we are fortunate to help guests like Bob, who kindly shared his thoughts about his journey on the road to recovery at the new Transitional Care suites in Arlington Heights. "It's never a fun experience when one has to be inside for an extended period, trying to nurse yourself back after tearing two quads in a [...]

2016-09-09T12:32:09-05:00September 9th, 2016|Categories: News|

Guests of Transitional Care are Lean, Green, Recovery Machines!

Just yesterday on July 5th, guests and their families enjoyed a “Heart Healthy” seminar courtesy of Mariano's of Arlington Heights. Mariano’s very own Registered Dietitian Peggy Balboa and her associate (pictured below) provided education on heart healthy living, how to grocery shop smarter and other healthy eating strategies. Guests also had a chance to enjoy a delicious kale & [...]

2016-07-06T14:51:46-05:00July 6th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

TCAH Guests Recover with Rhythm!

Therapy isn’t the only thing that gets our guests moving here at Transitional Care. Our guests had quite the Sunday afternoon as they enjoyed a musical performance courtesy of District 214’s High School Orchestra ensemble (pictured above). This is one example of many event offerings we provide to guests during their short stay with us. For more information on upcoming [...]

2016-05-18T10:32:07-05:00May 18th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

Destination Rehabilitation

Drive a little further . . . and get home sooner   Transitional Care of Arlington Heights (TCAH) clients who are bridging the distance between hospital and home travel from far and near for their post acute care. Guests who require post-acute care choose Transitional Care following hospitalization at over twenty area hospitals within a 25 mile radius of [...]

2017-02-16T09:48:43-06:00February 15th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Things are heating up at Transitional Care of Arlington Heights!

Things are heating up at Transitional Care of Arlington Heights! Last week our crew hosted members of local fire departments for an appreciation lunch made from scratch by our Cuisine Care crew.  Check out more pictures on Facebook!

2015-11-02T21:34:27-06:00September 9th, 2015|Categories: Event|

The Fine Art of Living Well

In addition to practicing the fine art of rehabilitation, Transitional Care of Arlington Heights also appreciates fine art and, as such, displays work by area artists in its Community Art Gallery. The opening community art exhibit will feature the photography of Arlington Heights resident, Christine Naunheimer, a physical therapist who has cared for patients at Northwest Community Hospital for [...]

2015-08-14T16:55:38-05:00July 29th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

Welcome Lisa Henderson, Director of Marketing and Business Development

An experienced marketing and communications professional and healthcare business development specialist, Lisa Henderson has a strong ability to really connect with health care professionals and members of the community to form lasting partnerships and create positive customer experiences. A Mount Prospect  resident, Lisa is actively involved in the Arlington Heights area where she volunteers with both business and community [...]

2015-06-04T16:15:42-05:00June 1st, 2015|Categories: Staff|

Rolling Out the Taupe Carpet!

Big day! Carpet is being installed throughout the northwest suburb’s first stand-alone, state-of-the-art Transitional Care center. We’re rolling out the taupe carpet for Transitional Care physicians who will guide around-the-clock skilled nursing care; physiatrists, therapists and clinicians who will work to help patients restore function lost through injury, surgery or disease and our guests as they start their journey [...]

2015-05-11T10:15:21-05:00May 18th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

Welcome Village Representatives!

Transitional Care Management of Arlington Heights welcomed Village representatives for a sneak peek of the first stand-alone, post-acute care center in the northwest suburbs. Pictured left to right: (front row) Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce representative Jim Platt, Arlington Heights Mayor Tom Hayes, Village Trustee Robin LaBedz, State Representative Elaine Nekritz, TCAH Administrator Megan Mulherin and AH Chamber of [...]

2015-05-15T13:22:10-05:00May 15th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

Special Deliveries Daily

It is like Christmas everyday! Truck after truck pulls up daily with yet another delivery of flooring, carpet, equipment, millwork, paint (lots and lots of paint!) and more. Like physical, occupational and speech therapy itself, construction is a process . . . step by step we’re getting closer and closer to our goals!

2015-05-11T10:16:10-05:00May 11th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

Cuisine Care

Transitional Care of Arlington Height’s made-from-scratch Cuisine Care cooking, themed dinners, four distinct dining venues and room service feature a commitment to quality as their prime ingredient. Step one to delivering the ultimate dining experience is outfitting the kitchen with quality appliances, several of which were recently delivered and installed at the Northwest suburbs first stand-alone post acute care [...]

2015-05-04T16:41:47-05:00May 4th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

Transitional Care Suites in the Making

Especially designed with the comfort and convenience of the post acute rehabilitation patient in mind, the Transitional Care of Arlington Heights guest suites will cater exclusively to people who are in the process of transitioning from hospital to home. This humble headwall and light fixture will soon be joined by a custom bed featuring a wider mattress, hotel quality [...]

2015-04-27T09:41:59-05:00April 27th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

Let It Rain!

Just in time for April showers, the downspouts are installed and exterior progress continues at the Northwest suburb’s first stand-alone post acute care center. The bricks have been washed and the stone work, if we do say so ourselves, looks marvelous! Upon completion early this summer, Transitional Care of Arlington Heights will offer comfortable, comprehensive and clinically proven rehabilitative care [...]

2015-04-20T17:26:38-05:00April 20th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|