nch physical therapy rehab

At North Country Hospital, we have a multidisciplinary Rehab team to meet all of your needs while an inpatient in the hospital and after discharge to home.  This team includes Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Speech-Language Pathologists whose main goal is to ensure a safe and efficient discharge to the next level of care.  We will help you achieve the highest possible level of function and health following surgery, injury or illness.

This includes:

Our team of licensed professionals is trained in a full range of therapy services and uses state-of-the-art equipment and facilities to ensure that you receive personal, individualized therapy which is convenient and close to home.

81 Medical Village Drive
Suite 3 – Lower Level
Newport, VT 05855
(802 334-3260 FAX (802) 334-4162

North Country Physical Therapy

NCH physical therapy

“Physical Therapists (PTs) are health care professionals who diagnose and treat individuals of all ages, from newborns to the very oldest, who have medical problems or other health-related conditions that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives. PTs examine each individual and develop a plan using treatment techniques to promote the ability to move, reduce pain, restore function, and prevent disability.”

In physical therapy, we offer several services in our outpatient clinic:

  • TENS Unit Evaluation/Application
  • Pediatrics
  • Orthopedics
  • Neurologic Rehab
  • Geriatrics
  • Vestibular Rehab
  • Wound Care
  • Lymphedema
  • Pelvic Floor Program

North Country Speech and Language Pathology


North Country Speech and Language Pathology

Speech and language therapists are committed to ensuring that all people with speech, language, and hearing disorders receive services to help them communicate effectively. Working with the full range of human communication and its disorders, speech-language pathologists evaluate, diagnose, and treat speech, language, and cognitive-communication and swallowing disorders.

In speech and language pathology, we offer several services in our outpatient clinic:

  • MBS (Modified Barium Swallowing)
  • Speech Evaluation
  • Swallowing Evaluation
  • FEEST Evaluation
  • SGD Evaluation
  • Pediatrics
  • Geriatrics
  • Neurologic

North Country Occupational Therapy


Occupational Therapy focuses on enabling people to participate in meaningful and purposeful activities of daily life. An individual’s “occupation” is an activity that “occupies his or her time.” For example, a child in grade school has the occupation of learning. An adult may need to learn how to write after a traumatic injury. And a senior may want to continue driving safely in order to stay active in the community. All of these daily life activities are “occupations” and participating in them is vital to maintain overall health and wellness.”

At North Country Hospital Occupational therapy, we offer you several services in our outpatient clinic:

  • Splinting
  • Ergonomic Evaluation
  • Driver Screen
  • Hand/Wrist/Elbow Therapy
  • Pediatrics
  • Geriatrics
  • Neurologic Rehab
  • Orthopedics
sarah hardin nch PT

Sarah Hardin, PT, CWS

McIntosh, Sarah PT, MPT

Sarah McIntosh, PT, MPT

chad hardin nch rehab

Chad Hardin, PT

Melissa Gonyaw NCH rehab

Melissa Gonyaw,  PT

Christie Brown NCH Rehab

Christie C. Brown, PTA

Amy Barrup NCH rehab

Amy Barrup, PT, CWS

Kelly Costello, OTR/L

Johanne Champigny, OTR/L, CHT

Amy Maxwell, OTR/L

Kristen Jackson, MOT, OTR/L, ATP

Lindsey Justice, OTR/L