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Helen Hayes Hospital

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Speech Language Pathology - Helen Hayes Hospital New York
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Speech Language Pathology - Helen Hayes Hospital New York A PERSONAL APPROACH TO OUTPATIENT SPEECH AND LANGUAGE THERAPY

Helen Hayes Hospital is a national leader in the provision of superior physical rehabilitation services. Our patients benefit from a level of expertise unmatched for effectiveness and efficiency, which is why the HHH Outpatient Neurological Rehabilitation Center is the referral center of choice by healthcare professionals and patients.
The Outpatient Speech Language Pathology Service provides a full range of speech language therapy services, all aimed at improving a patient’s communication, cognitive and linguistic skills and swallowing abilities. A speech language pathologist licensed by New York State and certified by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association conducts a thorough diagnostic evaluation and develops an appropriate treatment plan, incorporating patient/family education components, speech therapy exercises, and necessary follow-up services. The program can help individuals who are tracheostomy or ventilator dependent, present with language delays or speech disorders, or who have swallowing disorders.

COMPREHENSIVE DIAGNOSTIC AND SPEECH AND LANGUAGE THERAPY SERVICES INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:

  • Dysphagia (swallowing) evaluation & treatment utilizing Vital Stim, Deep Pharyngeal Neuromuscular Stimulation and other techniques
  • Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
  • Videofluoroscopy Services: a specialized modified barium swallow study, followed by the identification and implementation of compensatory swallowing strategies and diet recommendations
  • Voice therapy to remediate disorders in vocal quality, volume, prosody and resonance
  • Language therapy to improve comprehension and expression
  • Speaking valves and care for tracheostomy patients
  • Language therapy to improve comprehension and expression
  • Cognitive retraining
  • Parkinson’s Disease Therapy (utilizing LSVT Loud)

Patients may also benefit from the expertise of the hospital’s Center for Rehabilitation Technology, which provides augmentative and assistive communication evaluations and devices.

For additional information on speech language therapy for children, please click here to view our Pediatric Rehabilitation page.

CALL US FOR SPEECH AND LANGUAGE THERAPY INFORMATION

The Outpatient Speech Language Pathology service accepts referrals from physicians and other healthcare professionals. Located in New York’s Hudson Valley, we are convenient to New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. For additional information, or to make an appointment, call: 845-786-4194.

Helen Hayes Hospital is JCAHO and CARF Accredited.

Outpatient Neurology Therapy Scope of Services

Outpatient Neurology Therapy Disclosure 2014