The department provides comprehensive
rehabilitation services in compliance with professional licensure laws and regulations. It is staffed
by trained and experienced rehabilitation professionals who provide competent
and goal orientated treatment specific to age and diagnosis.
Hours of operation:
Rehabilitation Services is comprised of three (3) departments: Physical
Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech/Language Pathology. Hours of
Monday thru Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm. The Rehabilitation Director/Manager
or a designated staff member shall be on call after hours.
Monday thru Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm. Presently this service is contracted
through an outside agency.
Monday thru Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm.
The Respiratory Care Department provides
respiratory care services to patients ranging in age from neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult
through geriatric. We provide a range of services that will meet the varying
needs of patients in a caring and compassionate manner ranging from simple
coughing and deep breathing, to care as complex as life-sustaining mechanical
Hours of operation:
The Respiratory Care Department is available 24 hours a day 7 days a week
to respond in a timely manner to all nursing requests for service.
Langauge Interpretation Services
The Policy of Desert Valley Medical Center is to provide Interpretation
Services for any patient or family member who needs or requests this service,
24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Interpretation services on site will
include non-english tranlation by telephone, non-auditory translation
via TTY phone and non-verbal interpretation via CyraCom two-way video
services. Procedure followed by staff is identified in the language and
interpretation services plan for Desert Valley Medical Center.
Language Available 24/7:
Afrikaans, Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, Azerbaijan I, Azeri, Belarusian,
Bengali, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Burmese, Cambodian (Khmer), Catala, Chinese
(Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dari, Dutch,
Estonian, Farsi, Finnish, Flemis, French, French (Canadian), Gaelic, Georgian,
German, Greek, Gujarati, Haitian Creole, Hebrew, Hindi, Hmong, Hungarian,
Iceland, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Javanese, Kannada, Kazakh, Korean,
Kurndish, Kyrgyz, Laotian, Latin, Laotvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay,
Marathi, Moldavian, Nepali, Norwegian, Nyanja, Pangasinan, Panjabi, Pashto,
Pohnpeian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Eur), Punjabbi, Romanian,
Samoan, Serbian, Serbo-Croatian, Sinhalese, Slovak, Sornalf, Sotho, Spanish,
Swahili, Tagalog, Tajik, Tamil, Telugo, Thai, Tirgrinya, Trukese, Turkish,
Turkmen, Ukrainan, Urdu, Uzbek, Vietnamese, Welsh, Yao, Yiddish, Zulu.
Are YOU a Victim or a Survivor?
- Does your partner prevent you from seeing family and/or friends?
- Does your partner intimidate or threaten you?
- Has your partner ever prevented you from leaving the house, getting a job
or continuing your education?
- Has your partner destroyed things that you care about?
- Does your partner constantly criticize you and your abilities?
- Has your partner forced you to have sex or engage in sex that makes you
- If there is a weapon in your house, has your partner ever threatened to
use it against you when he/she is angry?
IF YOU ANSWERED 'YES' TO ANY OF THESE QUESTIONS, YOU SHOULD SEEK
HELP BECAUSE YOU MAY BE IN AN ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIP. THE ABUSE IS NOT GOING
TO GO AWAY BY ITSELF. THE VIOLENCE IS GOING TO GET WORSE AND MORE FREQUENT.
We can help!
If you are a victim of abuse the most difficult step for you to take is
to actually admit that you are being abused by your partner. Yet, admission
is the first step in getting help. Call "A Better Way" now!
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