HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital, a Partnership with Washington Regional, Nearing Expansion Completion
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital, a partner with Washington Regional, will soon complete an expansion to its existing 60-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital, resulting in 80 beds. The project is expected to be completed in September of 2015.
The 9,250-square-foot inpatient rehabilitation hospital expansion includes 20 new private patient rooms, a new patient dayroom as well as expansions of the dining room and parking lot. In addition to the expansion, the existing hospital is receiving a refresh that is projected to be completed by the second quarter of 2016.
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital holds disease-specific certifications from the Joint Commission for its stroke, hip fracture and Parkinson’s disease rehabilitation.
“The addition of these 20 new patient rooms will allow us to provide enhanced postacute rehabilitation services to more patients in northwest Arkansas, eastern Oklahoma, southwest Missouri and the surrounding communities,” said HealthSouth Fayetteville Chief Executive Officer Jack Mitchell.
“With the demand for quality inpatient rehabilitation services continuing to grow in our region, we are pleased that this expansion will be available to serve patients,” said Washington Regional President and CEO Bill Bradley.
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital, a partner with Washington Regional, is a 60-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services. Serving patients in northwest Arkansas, eastern Oklahoma and southwest Missouri areas, the hospital is located at 153 East Monte Painter Dr. in Fayetteville and on the Web at www.healthsouthfayetteville.com.
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 33 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 Rehabilitation Hospital