HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Erie is a 108-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services designed to return patients to leading active and independent lives.
Our hospital provides:
a wide range of physical rehabilitation services,
a vast network of highly skilled physicians, therapists, nurses,
the most innovative equipment and rehabilitation technology,
ensures that all patients have access to the highest quality care.
semi-private and/or private rooms with complimentary televisions, telephones, a beautician and wireless internet capabilities.
In addition to caring for general rehabilitation diagnoses such as orthopedics, cardiac,pulmonary, or general debility post surgery or illness, HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Erie has specialized inpatient programs for stroke, brain injury, neurological diseases such as Parkinson disease, multiple sclerosis and Guillian-Barre syndrome, trauma and spinal cord injury.
Other services offered include:
wound and ostomy care
dietitian evaluation and treatment including enteral feeding support
Additional diagnostic testing is accomplished onsite or at adjacent UPMC Hamot Medical Center.
We specialize in advanced stroke, brain injury and neurological rehabilitation, including post-operative deep brain stimulation (DBS) rehabilitation, post-operative intrathecal baclofen (spasticity) rehabilitation and dysphagia rehabilitation program using VitalStim (electrical stimulation therapy for recovery of swallowing) as well as DPNS (Deep Pharyngeal Neuromuscular Stimulation) therapy.
Our 90,000 square-foot hospital serves patients throughout the Northwest Pennsylvania, West New York and Northeast Ohio region and is located at 143 East Second Street, Erie, PA 16507.
Rehabilitation is covered in full or part by most health insurance plans, including Medicare and Medicaid. The hospital has contracts with most major insurance companies and is willing to negotiate with other companies as needed.
HealthSouth Erie is also a member of the NWPA Emergency Response Group.
|Frequent visits by an attending physician||Daily||Not required|
|Multidisciplinary team approach||Daily||Not required|
|RN oversight and availability||24 hours/day||At least 8 consecutive hours/day|
|Specialty nursing, training, rehabilitation expertise||Yes||Not required|
|PT, OT, and/or speech therapy level of service||3 hours/day (minimum)||No minimum|
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