Brain Injury (ABI/TBI) Care Continuum / Settings for Occupational Therapy

Acute

Emergency Services (EMS)
Emergency Department
Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
Specialty Neurotrauma OR Long-term Acute Care

Post-Acute

Comprehensive Integrated Inpatient Brain Injury Rehabilitation Hospital
Post-Acute Residential Rehabilitation OR Home with Family and Outpatient Treatment OR SubAcute Rehabilitation
Independent Living
Supported Living Program in Group Home or Apartment
Home with Family and OT Services
Nursing Care Facility
Source: Rocky Mountain Regional Brain Injury System, 2006

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