St. Elizabeth offers both inpatient and outpatient speech therapy services.
CHI Health St. Elizabeth provides complete diagnostic and therapeutic speech therapy services offered on an inpatient and outpatient basis. Our one-to-one interactions and individualized treatment helps our patients recover quickly. Our services are designed to maximize each patient’s cognitive, communicative and swallowing abilities. Our speech-language pathologists are certified by the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association, licensed by the state of Nebraska and hold masters degrees.
Areas of Expertise
- Stroke rehabilitation
- Receptive aphasia
- Expressive aphasia
- Voice Disorders
- Rough or scratchy voice
- Pain while speaking
- Decreased pitch range
- Vocal fatigue with prolonged use
- Pediatric dysphagia
- Adult dysphagia
- Modified Barium Swallow studies/Videofluoroscopic Swallow studies
- Patient instructions prior to study
- Laryngectomy and other head and neck cancer rehabilitation