Transitional Care | Whittier, CA | PIH Health

Transitional Care

Feel confident in your transition from hospital to home with the help of the transitional care team at PIH Health. The Transitional Care Unit (TCU) team is dedicated to helping our residents resume the activities of daily living.

High-Quality Care

Get the best outcomes at PIH Health because we meet all the regulations and standards of the California Department of Public Health and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

What's Transitional Care?

Transitional care helps people build strength to take care of themselves before they return home. Daily activities in transitional care help you improve your:

  • Ability to care for yourself
  • Balance and movement
  • Flexibility and coordination
  • Strength and stamina
  • Thinking, speaking and swallowing


Access a wide range of services at the PIH Health Whittier Hospital transitional care unit. Your care plan may include:


Take part in the transitional care unit activities, such as:

  • Coffee and news social
  • Table games
  • Bingo
  • Movie nights
  • Dog therapy
  • Arts and crafts
  • Guitar music
  • Sunday hymns

Rehabilitation Care Team

You may work with experienced rehabilitation specialists, such as:

Coordinated Care

Work with our nurse case manager and social worker to create a plan to help you safely return home or find the next level of care. Ask about home healthcare services. You’ll learn how to care for yourself when you're at home and your loved ones will learn how to support you during recovery.