Long-Term Acute Care

St. Anthony's Medical Center partners with Kindred Healthcare to make long-term acute care services available on our Kennerly Road campus. Kindred Healthcare serves patients with medically complex illnesses or who require ventilator care/weaning.

The long-term acute care services provided through Kindred Healthcare include:

  • nursing services (registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and certified nurses' aides)
  • respiratory therapy (complete ventilator management and weaning)
  • radiology (including fluoroscopy, ultrasound and barium swallows)
  • laboratory and blood bank
  • speech, physical and occupational therapies
  • wound care; certified wound nurse
  • pharmacy
  • dialysis
  • dietary/nutritional services
  • special procedure services (central line insertion, bronchoscopy and feeding tube placement)
  • telemetry monitoring
  • chest tubes
  • case management and social services
  • chaplain services

For more information about Long-term Acute Care services please call 314-525-8100. For admissions, call 314-361-8700 ext. 1154.

Follow-Up Home Care

Following discharge from long-term acute care, health care and rehabilitation services are available in patient's home through St. Anthony's Home Care. The Home Care department offers skilled nursing; physical, occupational and speech therapies; home health aides and medical social workers. For information, call 314-525-7300.