Programs and Services

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Patient Outcomes: Orthopaedic

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 orthopaedic facility compared to other similar facilities.

The following data was collected between April - June 2014. Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital is compared to similar freestanding pediatric rehabilitation hospitals.

Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital receives patients following trauma or surgeries 15 days from onset compared to 31.3 days from onset for similar hospitals.

Graph showing the average length of stay for patients receiving orthopaedic care at MWPH compared to 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 showing the percentage of orthopaedic patients going home after discharge at MWPH compared to 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 showing the change in WeeFIM for orthopaedic patients treated at MWPH compared to 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.