HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital celebrates 35 years of care


HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital is celebrating 35 years of serving the region with excellence in rehabilitation, helping people return to their home and the community after an illness, injury or surgery.

HealthSouth Nittany Valley provides inpatient and outpatient physical, occupational and speech therapy to individuals, helping them become stronger and safer. Patients are cared for by an interdisciplinary rehabilitation team and have access to advanced rehabilitation technology.

In addition to being an accredited hospital by The Joint Commission, HealthSouth Nittany Valley has earned Disease-Specific Care Certifications from them in four rehabilitation programs: stroke, brain injury, heart failure and Parkinson’s disease.

HealthSouth Nittany Valley has been a recognized leader by its parent company, Encompass Health, for outstanding performance in development of clinical programs, quality of patient care services, employee retention and overall operational excellence.

HealthSouth Nittany Valley will celebrate its anniversary with community partners on Sept. 19, during National Rehabilitation Awareness Week. According to Chief Executive Officer Susan Hartman, “HealthSouth Nittany Valley has been an integral part of our community’s post-hospital rehabilitative care for 35 years. Now more than ever, HealthSouth Nittany Valley is working with community partners, collaborating to achieve the best possible transitions of care for patients. Moving forward, patient outcomes and satisfaction remain the highest priority for its team.”

For more information, call 814-359-3421.

About HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital
HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital is a 73-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services. Serving patients throughout the Centre region and five surrounding counties, the hospital is located at 550 W. College Ave. in Pleasant Gap, and on the Web at

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 129 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, or follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

Source: Encompass Health

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Tracy Ewing

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Tracy Ewing

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