BIRMINGHAM, Alabama.and LIBERTYVILLE, Illinois., March 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Encompass Health (NYSE: EHC) announces the opening of the Encompass Health Rehabilitation Institute of Libertyville, a 60-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital located at 1201 American Way. 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 Rehabilitation Institute of Libertyville offers physical, occupational and speech therapy to restore functional capacity and quality of life. Care is provided by highly specialized nurses, therapists and doctors. 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.
“We are delighted to open this new hospital in Libertyville to help restore function, strength, hope and confidence to people recovering from serious illnesses and injuries with the ultimate goal of helping them return to the community at their highest level of independence,” said declared Jennifer WeissCEO of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Institute of Libertyville. “This state-of-the-art hospital combined with our team of experts and cutting-edge technologies will allow Northern Illinois residents to receive high quality specialized care close to home. »
Encompass Health Rehabilitation Institute of Libertyville is Encompass Health 147e inpatient rehabilitation hospital and its third inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Illinoiswith another hospital that should open in Illinois This year.
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 147 hospitals, 251 home health centers and 96 hospices in 42 states and Porto Rico, the company provides high-quality, cost-effective integrated healthcare. Encompass Health is ranked among Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. For more information, visit surroundhealth.com, or follow us on our newsroom, TwitterInstagram and Facebook.
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