Programs and Services

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Patient Outcomes: Inpatient Rehabilitation


Outpatient appointments and program referrals can be made by calling 410-367-2222.

At Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital's inpatient rehabilitation facility, we are dedicated to getting your child home quicker and with more functional independence. Below is a glimpse at our most recent patient outcomes for our inpatient rehabilitation facility compared to other similar facilities. The following data was collected between July - September 2013. Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital is compared to similar freestanding pediatric rehabilitation hospitals.

Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital received children with a wide variety of impairments following surgeries or traumatic injuries this quarter. The length of time from onset to admission to rehabilitation continues to be lower than similar hospitals; approximately 10.0 days from onset compared to 44.9 days from onset for similar hospitals.

Graph comparing the average length of stay for patients at MWPH and similar hospitals

Go Home Faster

Our goal here at Mt. Washington is for parents and caregivers to be fully ready to care for their child in the at home in their community. Here is a look at the average length of stay to reach that goal.


Graph comparing the discharge rate of MWPH and similar hospitals

Most Patients Go Home

We know that your number one goal is to bring your child home. At Mt. Washington Pediatric hospital we share that goal with you.


Graph comparing the change in WeeFIM of MWPH and similar hospitals

Total WeeFIM® Gain

A test called the functional independence measure (WeeFIM®) is used to determine the amount of progress a patient makes during their inpatient stay. The higher the score the more improvement the child has shown.