HealthSouth East Valley Expands Neuro Unit to Serve More Patients

3/16/2016

HealthSouth East Valley Rehabilitation Hospital announces the grand opening of its expanded neurological unit within the inpatient rehabilitation hospital at 5652 E. Baseline Road, resulting in a 12-bed neurological unit.

On December 17, 2015, HealthSouth East Valley CEO Jeff Roberts cut the ribbon in celebration of the newly added beds to the hspital’s existing neurological unit.The neurological unit has the ability to be secured and each room allows hospital staff to monitor patients around-the-clock. Patients recovering from brain injury or stroke have access to the unit’s therapy gym and will be treated by Brain Injury Association of America Certified Brain Injury Specialists including physical medicine and rehabilitation therapists and Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurses, case manager and neuropsychologist.

“Our neurological unit’s team focuses on the special needs of those patients, their families and the special consideration they need upon discharge to safely transition to the community,” said HealthSouth CEO Jeff Roberts. “This bed expansion allows us to serve our community and return more patients back to their optimal level of independence.”

About HealthSouth East Valley Rehabilitation Hospital 
HealthSouth East Valley Rehabilitation Hospital is a 60-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services. Serving patients throughout the East Valley, the hospital is located at 5652 E. Baseline Road in Mesa and on the Web at www.healthsoutheastvalley.com.

About HealthSouth
HealthSouth is one of the nation’s largest providers of post-acute healthcare services, offering both facility-based and home-based post-acute services in 34 states and Puerto Rico through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies, and hospice agencies. HealthSouth can be found on the web at www.healthsouth.com.

Source: HealthSouth Corporation