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North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital
The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF International)
recently awarded the hospital accreditation with no recommendations for
improvement. Only 3 percent of the 22,000 CARF facilities worldwide achieve
accreditation with no recommendations.
What’s more, North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital has one of only five
CARF certified Stroke Specialty Programs in Louisiana and the only one
on the I-12 corridor.
Rankings and accreditations are nice, but patient outcomes are the true
measure of North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital’s quality. In activities
like dressing, walking, stair climbing, toileting and regaining memory,
patients who choose North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital make greater improvements
in less days than patients at similar facilities, according to
Uniform Data System for Medical Rehabilitation (UDSMR).
Patients have private rooms and are encouraged to socialize at meal times
and during recreational events. Therapy sessions may take place in a spacious
gym, therapeutic garden, aquatic center, laundry room and kitchen areas,
a bathroom, as well as community outings. To help get ready to return
home, patients and caregivers can practice the skills they’ve learned
in a training apartment that has a full kitchen, living room, bathroom
For more information on CARF International accreditation standards, visit