ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla., Sept.14, 2018 – HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Altamonte Springs will host a community event on Tuesday, Oct. 2 to celebrate its new name and brand. Beginning Oct. 1, the inpatient rehabilitation hospital will be known as Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Altamonte Springs and will continue to provide the same high-quality, post-acute care for patients overcoming a variety of debilitating illnesses and injuries.
The celebration will be held from 3-7p.m. at the hospital, located at 831 South SR 434, and will offer refreshments, hospital tours and an educational presentation led by hospital leadership.
“Our new Encompass Health brand reflects more than the change of our name. It reinforces our commitment to working together to continuously improve the care we provide our patients,” said Lori Bedard, CEO for Encompass Health Altamonte Springs. “With a focus on clinical collaboration and strengthening relationships, we will continue to play an important role in making a difference in the lives of our patients.”
Birmingham, Alabama-based HealthSouth Corporation launched its new name and brand on Jan. 1, 2018 and will be transitioning its 128 inpatient rehabilitation hospitals and 272 home health and hospice locations serving 36 states and Puerto Rico through 2019. All of the Company’s post-acute care service locations in Florida will migrate to the Encompass Health name and branding on Oct. 1.
About HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Altamonte Springs
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Miami is a 50-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services. Serving patients throughout the Seminole, Orange, and Osceola Counties, the hospital is located at 831 South State Road 434 in Altamonte Springs and on the web at www.healhtsouthaltamontesprings.com
About Encompass Health
As a national leader in post-acute care, Encompass Health (NYSE: EHC) offers both facility-based and home-based patient care through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies and hospice agencies. With a national footprint that spans 128 hospitals and 272 home health & hospice locations in 36 states and Puerto Rico, the Company is committed to delivering high-quality, cost-effective care across the post-acute continuum. Driven by a set of shared values, Encompass Health is the result of the union between HealthSouth Corporation and Encompass Home Health & Hospice, and is ranked as one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For, as well as Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work. For more information, visit encompasshealth.com, or follow us on Twitter and Facebook.