Insights from Shepherd Center Experts

Resources for Healthcare Professionals

Expertise in Rehabilitation Care

Shepherd Center's specialization in rehabilitation for people with spinal cord injury, brain injury and stroke has enabled our staff to develop higher levels of expertise and help achieve better outcomes for our patients.

In these white papers, Shepherd Center experts share some of their insights and best practices with other healthcare professionals.

Vent Weaning

Successes show that ventilator weaning among people with spinal cord injury does not follow a one-size-fits-all approach.

Low Infection Rate

Coordinated, multidisciplinary initiatives prove successful in guarding against catheter-associated urinary tract infections and keeping patients rehabilitation ready.

Level 1 Rehabilitation

Shepherd Center continues to pioneer spinal cord and brain injury rehabilitation care amid a changing healthcare landscape.

Power of Peer Support

Shepherd Center’s innovative peer support program helps boost confidence, ease the transition home and lower hospital readmissions.