Rehabilitation at Green Hills

Green Hills offers inpatient and outpatient short-term rehabilitation services that are available for both residents and the Ames community at large. Our skilled therapy team will develop a personal care plan to get you back to your regular routine as quickly as possible after surgery, illness, or injury. They also offer “pre-hab” services for those who are planning an elective procedure.

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5-Star Healthcare

Our Health Care Center provides exceptional, quality care and we have the accolades to prove it, including the prestigious Medicare Five-Star Rating.

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A Wealth of Services and Amenities

For Green Hills residents, our team of Health and Wellness Navigation professionals will act as your liaison and coordinate resources to guide you through all the details of your rehab stay. Once you’re back in your home, we stay in touch to make sure you’re receiving any additional assistance you may need.

Personalized Services Delivered Graciously

At Green Hills, everything starts with Extraordinary Impressions®, our culture of gracious hospitality and service, that ensures every interaction with you and your family is meaningful and memorable.

  • Assistance with activities of daily living and medication management.
  • 24-hour licensed staffing.
  • On-site registered dietitian.
  • Daily housekeeping.
  • Personal and flat-linen laundry.

Amenities That Make the Difference

At Green Hills, you’ll find the very finest amenities without compromise.

  • Three chef-inspired and dietitian-approved restaurant-style meals a day, offering flexibility of menu choices and dining times.
  • Life-enriching activities (prayer service, socials, sing-alongs) that promote the 8 Dimensions of Wellness.
  • 24-hour hospitality bar.
  • HD TV and WiFi.
  • Private and semi-private suites.
  • Fully equipped Wellness Center with warm water pool.
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Comprehensive Therapy Options

Green Hills accepts Medicare, many Medicare advantage plans, and many other insurance plans.

  • Cardiac/pulmonary.
  • Stroke recovery.
  • Falls prevention.
  • Lymphedema.
  • Post-orthopedic surgery.
  • Ongoing pain (joint, neuromuscular).
  • Speech (trouble swallowing, voice protection, cognition).
  • Neurological conditions (ALS, Parkinson’s, brain injuries).
  • Low vision.
  • Aquatic therapy for weight-bearing concerns and pain control.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Pre-hab services are for those who are planning an elective procedure. It is done ahead of time to prepare a person physically and mentally for surgery, as well as promote a faster recovery.

Here at Green Hills, our physical therapist can work with you and your physician to identify physical deficits such as weakness, pain, and balance issues. You will work with the therapist to develop a plan of action to increase strength, balance, and range of motion. It is common for people to participate in pre-hab two to three times a week at Green Hills’ therapy gym, wellness center and pool, with each session lasting 45 to 60 minutes.

Medicare Part A pays for approximately 80% of your Medicare-approved services. Your supplemental insurance helps with the other 20%. Often, there is a remaining co-payment required. Please refer to the Medicare and You Handbook for more details.

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We'd Love to Hear from You

If you’d like to learn more about everything Green Hills has to offer, please feel free to reach out to our expert team. We’re always here to help!

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