District of Columbia Brain Injury Resources

National Rehabilitation Hospital

Tel: (202) 877-1000 Address: 102 Irving Street, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20010-2949  

The National Rehabilitation Hospital, which has been rated by physicians for more than 14 years as one of the country’s top rehabilitation hospitals in U.S. News & World Report, specializes in treating patients with both brain and spinal cord injuries. The rehabilitation team comprises board-certified physicians, physical and occupational therapists, speech/language pathologists, psychologists, vocational rehabilitation counselors, and other clinicians. Through highly individualized programs, patients have access to the most cutting edge equipment and assistive technology.

In addition to providing patient care, National Rehabilitation Hospital also participates in rehabilitation research and education and training of rehabilitation professionals and the community. In addition, the center has a strong strong commitment to patient advocacy, and makes an effort to work with their patients to ensure that policymakers are aware of their needs.

The National Rehabilitation Hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO), as well as the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).