Texas NeuroRehab Center (TNC) Acute Neurology Management Program
Texas NeuroRehab Center has a Disease Specific Care Certification in Brain Injury Rehabilitation from the Joint Commission®.
The Acute Neurology Management Program at Texas NeuroRehab Center is supervised by on-site neurologists. Individualized treatment plans, neurology management and frequent reassessment assure aggressive treatment and positive outcomes. The goal is to manage brain injury along with other illnesses and control environmental factors. These services are offered on an inpatient basis.
Acquired Brain Injury (from traumatic and non-traumatic experiences)
Other neurological disorders and complications
Daily physician-directed program with hands on evaluation and patient care (24-hour nursing and direct care staffing)
Neurology Care Team, including on-site neurologists, neuropsychologists and registered nurses
Evaluation of environmental factors that may affect brain injury
24/7 Respiratory therapy and advanced ventilator and tracheostomy treatments
Treatment of chronic and long-term neurological effects
Increased mobility with assistance of physical therapy staff and treatment team
Collaboration with referring professional by on-site neurologists
Patient and family education regarding self-care and prevention
Interdisciplinary team to address co-morbidities
Case management and social work services
Participation in intensive rehabilitation therapy program
Opportunity to transfer to inpatient or outpatient post-acute brain injury program at discharge.
Dr. David Morledge
Dr. David Morledge, is a neurologist and has been the Medical Director of the Brain Injury Program at Texas NeuroRehab Center since 1988.
Dr. Gregory Tempest
Dr. Gregory Tempest is a full-time, on-site neurologist and has been with Texas NeuroRehab Center since 2010.