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Rehabilitation (Intensive Inpatient) - Essentia Health-Duluth (Miller-Dwan Building)


502 E 2nd St
Duluth, MN 55805


General: 218-786-8003

CARF Accredited


The Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) is an independent, nonprofit organization that focuses on ensuring the services you use meet your needs for quality and the best possible outcomes.

The following hospital rehabilitation programs at Essentia Health-Duluth are CARF accredited:

  • Comprehensive Integrated Inpatient Rehabilitation Program
  • Pediatric Specialty Program
  • Brain Injury Specialty Program (Adults)
  • Brain Injury Specialty Program (Children and Adolescents)
  • Spinal Cord Specialty Program (Adults)
  • Spinal Cord Specialty Program (Children and Adolescents)
  • Stroke Specialty Program (Adults)

Patient Outcomes

Average Length of Stay

  • Overall combined program: 16.1 days
  • Comprehensive (CIIRP): 10.6 days
  • Pediatrics (combined): 10 days
  • Brain Injury (BISP): 14.6 days
  • Spinal Cord (SCSP): 19.5 days
  • Stroke Specialty (SSP): 19.4 days

Community Discharges

  • Overall combined program: 77.6%
  • Comprehensive (CIIRP): 80.3%
  • Pediatrics (combined): 100%
  • Brian Injury (BISP): 79.0%
  • Spinal Cord (SCSP): 79.8%
  • Stroke (SSP): 74.1%

Combined Programs Patient Satisfaction

  • Recommend Miller-Dwan Rehabilitation Services to others: 98%
  • Satisfied with stay at Miller-Dwan Rehabilitation Services: 83.1%

If you're interested in additional program-specific statistics, please email Lisa Whitworth.

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