What is the Bridges Program?
The Bridges Program at Jersey Shore Hospital is designed to meet the individual, rehabilitative needs of our guests recovering from an illness, injury or surgical procedure.
Bridges is right for a loved-one or myself if we have...
- Hip or knee surgery
- Wound care needs
- IV therapy
- Long-term antibiotic therapy
- Sugical procedures
- Any acute hospital stay that may require a longer recovery period
What can I expect from my stay?
- Quality, rehabilitative care with hospital resources and a personal care team
- Your individualized care plan will provide you with physical, occupational and speech
therapies, a dedicated nursing team, social services and dietetic assistance.
Will my insurance cover Bridges?
Medicare, as well as many private insurance plans covers your stay at Bridges. Our staff can answer any questions you have concerning your insurance coverage.
For more information regarding Bridges, please call (570) 398-0100. We will be happy to discuss how our Care Team can help you regain independence. For referral or admissions information, please contact Carol Poorman, MSW, LSW.