During the fiscal year July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014, Madonna's RDP admitted 103 new patients. Of these, 35% were referred from outside referral sources and 65% came from Madonna's inpatient programs as part of the patient's continuum of care.

Diagnosis: Patients had the following types of conditions:

    Brain Injury Stroke Spinal Cord Injury Neurological Conditions Orthopedic Conditions Other
    *Neurological conditions include MS, ALS, Parkinsons, Guillain-Barré


Madonna's RDP utilizes several measurements to assess the outcomes of persons served. There are no national benchmarks for rehabilitation day programs. The outcomes described below are outcomes for all RDP patients discharged between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014.

On average, patients came to Madonna for 20 days for their RDP.

The following is from individuals contacted at 6-12 months after inpatient discharge:

  • 94.3% reported maintaining gains
  • 26.7% reported re-hospitalization, most for new, planned or unrelated illnesses/injuries
  • 77.9% of those who were working or in school prior to their illness or injury reported returning to that activity
  • 73.5% reported being able to return to homemaking roles
  • 59.4% were able to return to driving

90% of patients served rated their overall experience as "Excellent" and 93% strongly agreed they would recommend the program to family or friends.

Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital
5401 South St.
Lincoln, NE 68506
Phone: (402) 413-3000
Toll-Free: (800) 676-5448