Levels of Care
Pediatric Outpatient Therapy at Baptist Medical Group-Outpatient Care Center is provided through the Next Step Day Treatment program for patients aged 13-17. Outpatient therapy services are provided for infants and children from birth -through age 17.
Next Step Program
The Next Step program at Baptist Medical Group-Outpatient Care Center serves persons aged 13 and up through an intensive outpatient day treatment program. In this program patients generally participate in up to 5 hours of treatment 3-4 days per week. Treatment consists of traditional outpatient physical, occupational, and speech therapies as well as group treatment for community re-integration and carryover of skills learned in real life situations. Services are provided Monday through Friday from 8am-5pm. Discharge goals include safe and functional ability to actively engage and participate in life activities at the community level.
Specialized staff provides outpatient physical, occupational and speech therapy services in dedicated pediatric treatment areas for appropriate patient’s age birth through 17. Services are provided Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm. Discharge goals include participation in life activities at the highest possible level of function and independence.