Inspire Vent Unit

Inspire Vent Unit

As the area’s premier ventilator unit facility, Wayne’s 40-bed Inspire Unit features an array of advanced pulmonary and respiratory care programs. Individualized care regimens for each resident are developed under the auspices of our Board Certified Pulmonologist. Our tracheostomy programs are designed to wean qualified residents toward the ultimate goal of decannulation and return home.

Our 40-bed certified ventilator unit is staffed by a team of registered Respiratory Therapists on-site, 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.  Our pulmonary specialists oversee and administer all aspects of respiratory care on the vent unit and throughout the facility.

Upon admission, residents or their loved ones work with our interdisciplinary team to develop a multi-pronged rehabilitation regimen, which may include dietary review, education sessions, breathing techniques, disease process, medication review, oxygen therapy, exercise techniques and exercise reconditioning sessions.

The pulmonary team regularly evaluates the progress of each resident with the goal of liberation from a tracheostomy tube and decannulation.  Services are directed at restoring each resident to his/her optimal level of functioning.

"OMG!! This nursing home is amazing especially this one worker. Her name is Michelle. When I tell you she's so great at what she does, I mean she's great. I visit my aunt quite frequently who resides on the 7th floor. Prior to her being assigned on that floor; there were a lot of unsanitary conditions especially the stench and filth. All of a sudden I notice this girl (Michelle) has been working on the floor and all of those unsanitary conditions including the stench left. I never seen a person that take so much pride and dignity in cleaning all of those rooms and the whole floor from top to bottom. This floor is like a brand new floor that I never seen. I'm going to pay her a visit the next time I see my aunt and make her an offer at my firm as a executive assistant!"

Shavez Jackson

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"The staff are very receptive to patients' needs. My brother is helpless and was transferred from the other facility across the street with a tracheostomy. Was successfully decanulatted and i thank the Respiratory team for doing an excellent job. The nursing staff and the anxillary staff as well are doing superb job. I reccomend this facility who has concers about their love ones or family membets who are not satisfied with the other facility to request for a transfer in this facility"

Elvesa Monje

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"This is a great place for rehabilitation... my father was at split rock on Baychester ave. In bronx and would go back and forth to hospital every 3 or 4 days because of carelessness with the staff... we said enough was enough when my father flatlined .WAYNE REHABILITATION has saved my fathers life. They are very good at diagnosing, rehabilitation and nutrition. Everyone there looks like they love their job. Never a problem with anyone any my father loves it there. He has recovered nicely and will be coming home soon. I highly recommend WAYNE REHABILITATION AND NURSING to everyone."

Nelson Vega

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"I had a knee replacement and went to Wayne Center through a referral from a friend. I immediately noticed the ambiance of a modern facility to be very appealing clean well lit and organized. An administrative staff visited my room and explained their role and expectations. Nurses were very attentive and especially to the elderly and always smiling. Except for breakfast the food was very good quality and taste. Rehab staff was great I enjoyed working with Rosalyn she really made me work. Only drawback in rehab was they need another machine for legs. Staff was A+ from nurses, administration and maintenance-"noticed when their was a spill on the floor they would quickly clean up".
I would definitely refer anyone who is thinking of sending their parent, grandparent or loved one."

VJC

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