Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Cape Coral is now open | News, Sports, Jobs



The Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital at the intersection of Pine Island Road and Pondella Road in Cape Coral. PHOTO PROVIDED

Encompass Health Corp. and Lee Healthcare Holdings, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lee Health, announced the opening of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Cape Coral, a 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital located at 1730 NE Pine Island Road. The hospital includes all private patient rooms, a large therapy gymnasium with advanced rehabilitation technologies and an ADL suite, therapy courtyard, cafeteria, and day room.

The hospital sees patients recovering from debilitating illnesses and injuries, including strokes and other neurological disorders, brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, amputations and complex orthopedic conditions. In addition to 24-hour nursing care, Encompass Health Cape Coral Rehabilitation Hospital offers physical, occupational, and speech therapy to restore functional ability and quality of life. Care is provided by highly specialized nurses, therapists and doctors.

“We are thrilled to open this new hospital in Cape Coral to help people recovering from serious illnesses and injuries regain the strength and function needed to achieve their highest level of independence,” said Michelle Fitzgerald, CEO of Encompass Health of Cape Coral. “Through personalized therapies and best practices, our team will provide expert care close to home in this state-of-the-art hospital and help our patients get back to the things they love most.”

Encompass Health Cape Coral Rehabilitation Hospital is Encompass Health’s 149th inpatient rehabilitation hospital and its 17th inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Florida, with two additional hospitals slated to open in Florida this year.

About Lee Health

Since the first hospital opened in 1916, Lee Health has been a leader in healthcare in Southwest Florida. A not-for-profit integrated healthcare service organization, Lee Health is committed to the well-being of every person served, focused on healthy living and the maintenance of good health. For more information, visit www.LeeHealth.org.

About Encompass Health

As a national leader in integrated health care services, Encompass Health (NYSE: EHC) provides facility and home patient care through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, health care agencies home and palliative care agencies. With a national footprint that includes For more information, please visit entouragehealth.com, or follow Encompass Health on its newsroom, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.


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