The UOS di Riabilitazione Neurocognitiva located in Villa Miari, Santorso fits the facility type reported in article 2.1.2 of the DGRV n. 751/2000.
It is a daytime hospital and an intensive rehabilitation facility, fulfilling the requirements of the Presidential Decree of 01/14/1997, recognized by the DGRV n. 2194 of August 3, 2001. This facility became operational in February 2002, under the direction of Prof. Dr. Carlo Perfetti, former Director of the Recovery and Functional Rehabilitation Unity of the ULSS 4 Alto Vicentino from 1986 to 2001.
Following Prof. Perfetti’s retirement at the end of 2008, the ULSS 4 has the clinical rehabilitation activity reorganized by rule of the Director General n.799/2009, and placed the Unità Operativa Sanitaria (UOS) of neurocognitive rehabilitation at Dipartimento di Riabilitazione Aziendale.
The UOS accommodates:
1) patients previously hospitalized in rehabilitation facilities codes 56 or 28;
2) patients admitted to other wards who, due to their characteristics, meet the criteria of the D.G.R.V. 3913 of 04/12/2007; and
3) individuals affected by pathological outcomes influencing the central nervous system – in particular post-acute outbreak brain vasculopathies or those resulting from traumatic brain injury, for which constant specialist medical assistance is not necessary.