transitional care

The Transitional Care Unit (TCU) at Heatherdowns has become a leader in providing Toledo and surrounding communities with the services and setting to assist patients in transitioning from hospital to home following orthopedic/cardiac surgery, heart attack, stroke, accident or other medical event. Our TCU offers a safe, convenient and cost-effective way to move from acute care within a hospital to self-sufficiency.


the tcu at heatherdowns features

Private rehab suites with housekeeping and laundry service

24-hour skilled nursing care and around-the-clock admissions

Comprehensive rehabilitation services including physical, occupational and speech therapies

Medical Director with nurse practitioner

Attending physicians — family physicians welcome

Therapy team leader with Doctorate degree in therapy

Personalized dining program offering Patient Choice menu service

Interdisciplinary team approach to care

Pain and medication management

Trach care

IV therapy

IV fluids

Wound care

Other sub-acute nursing services

X-ray, laboratory and pharmacy services

Social services to coordinate at-home care and other details necessary for patients to return home safely and securely