LifeBridge Health Brain Injury Programs First in Maryland to Achieve Prestigious Designation
Posted Jan 09 2012 6:00am
The Brain Injury Programs at LifeBridge Health are the first such programs in Maryland to receive a coveted ACBIS (Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists) Alliance designation from the Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA).
This designation was given in recognition of LifeBridge Health’s dedication to providing high-quality brain injury services to patients at Sinai Hospital and Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital, as well as its commitment to staff training and certification. Sinai and Levindale are both LifeBridge Health centers.
The Brain Injury Programs at LifeBridge Health offer comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care for all levels of traumatic brain injuries, from severe to mild. The services include community re-entry, return to work, mild brain injury, comprehensive sports concussion and coma emergence programs.
According to Sinai Rehabilitation Center Director Ellen Zerbst, who oversees the community re-entry, return to work and mild brain injury programs, “We are very pleased to receive this honor. ...