This is where your main content goes

Recent Posts in the Vibra Hospital of Denver Category

  • Mr. Mangus

    Mr. Mangus
    Mr. Mangus came to Vibra Hospital of Denver from University of Colorado Hospital. He had been there since May 5th, 2018 with chronic respiratory failure, COPD, and pneumonia. To say he had trouble ...
    Continue Reading
  • Jim B.

    Jim B.
    At 62-years-old, Jim Brownfield survived a motor vehicle accident where his truck flipped. The accident left him in critical condition at Saint Anthony Hospital in Lakewood. Mr. Brownfield suffered a ...
    Continue Reading
  • Justin

    Justin
    Justin was a patient at Vibra Hospital from September 15-November 29, 2016. He was T-boned in a car accident and suffered significant brain injury along with multiple fractures. Upon admission to ...
    Continue Reading
Page of 1
  • Sort by Location:
  • Phillip K.

    Phillip K.

    Vibra Rehabilitation Hospital of Amarillo

    "I entered Vibra Rehabilitation Hospital of Amarillo after a lower leg amputation due to diabetes and sepsis. My body was weak from being bed-ridden in the conventional hospital and it seemed like that might continue, until their physical therapists began exercising my muscles and walking me, training me to use the walker. There was lots of encouragement during the physical therapy sessions. They were obviously masters of their field and in control of the situation, taking care for my ... "I entered Vibra Rehabilitation Hospital of Amarillo after a lower leg amputation due to diabetes and sepsis. My body was weak from being bed-ridden ... Read More
  • Leticia O.

    Leticia O.

    Ballard Rehabilitation Hospital

    Guillain-Barre Syndrome is a neurological condition that effects the peripheral nerves. Patients are often left with a level of paralysis difficult to overcome without the proper treatment regimen. Selecting the highest level-of-care has a significant impact on recovery. Mrs. Leticia Oscar is an example of a patient determined to defeat her debilitating illness. In February, Leticia entered a hospital due to increased peripheral weakness. Further workup revealed she was suffering from ... Guillain-Barre Syndrome is a neurological condition that effects the peripheral nerves. Patients are often left with a level of paralysis difficult to ... Read More
  • Joanne M.

    Joanne M.

    Vibra Hospital of Richmond

    Walking across a local street, 65-year-old Joanne Mantis was struck by a car. The injuries from the accident left Joanne with a traumatic brain injury. Joanne also suffered multiple orthopedic injuries that included a right ankle fracture, left leg fracture and multiple rib fractures. Joanne underwent an emergent craniotomy (brain surgery) at VCU. During her time in the operating room she developed more vascular complications that resulted in an embolic stroke. Her post-surgical hospital ... Walking across a local street, 65-year-old Joanne Mantis was struck by a car. The injuries from the accident left Joanne with a traumatic brain ... Read More
  • Mr. Mangus

    Mr. Mangus

    Vibra Hospital of Denver

    Mr. Mangus came to Vibra Hospital of Denver from University of Colorado Hospital. He had been there since May 5th, 2018 with chronic respiratory failure, COPD, and pneumonia. To say he had trouble breathing was an understatement. Before his University stay, he had stayed at a different long-term acute care hospital in the Denver area and did not do very well. Once Mr. Mangus arrived at Vibra, the nurses and respiratory therapists went to work with him. When asked who was his favorite ... Mr. Mangus came to Vibra Hospital of Denver from University of Colorado Hospital. He had been there since May 5th, 2018 with chronic respiratory ... Read More
  • Pamela B.

    Pamela B.

    Vibra Hospital of Sacramento

    Pamela, a 61-year-old female, admitted to Vibra Hospital of Sacramento in February. She transferred from an acute care hospital with shortness of breath and a productive cough. She admitted with the following diagnoses: influenza acute respiratory distress syndrome and respiratory failure altered level of consciousness UTI anemia Pamela had a PEG tube placed for nutrition, a ventilator for respiratory support, and two chest tubes. Given that Pamela was, at first, minimally responsive, she ... Pamela, a 61-year-old female, admitted to Vibra Hospital of Sacramento in February. She transferred from an acute care hospital with shortness of ... Read More
  • Gary B.

    Gary B.

    Vibra Hospital of Sacramento

    Gary, a 65-year-old male, admitted to Vibra Hospital of Sacramento in January after being found unresponsive in the ER at Mercy Medical Center of Redding. Upon arrival at Vibra, Gary was on a ventilator for respiratory support. He was also receiving nutrition through a PEG tube. Gary admitted with the following diagnoses: closed head injury respiratory failure concussion traumatic brain injury At first, Gary was not appropriate for therapy services. He was placed on the RNA program for ... Gary, a 65-year-old male, admitted to Vibra Hospital of Sacramento in January after being found unresponsive in the ER at Mercy Medical Center of ... Read More
  • Kevin D.

    Kevin D.

    Vibra Hospital of Springfield

    Mr. Kevin Dille is a 47-year-old man with a history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He was admitted to a local hospital with ventilator-associated pneumonia. Kevin had a tracheostomy placed and PEG tube for prolonged intubation. He also completed a course of IV antibiotics. Kevin then transferred to Vibra Hospital of Springfield. Upon arrival at Vibra Hospital, Kevin could only walk very short distances with the assistance of a walker. He was unable to talk or eat any foods. ... Mr. Kevin Dille is a 47-year-old man with a history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He was admitted to a local hospital with ... Read More
Page of 23