When their return to independence depends on you,
we are here. Encompass Health offers the advanced
therapy and care patients need after a life-changing illness or injury.
Encompass Health is a national sponsor of Together to End Stroke
This hospital has
Joint Commission Accreditation
At Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington, we are committed to helping you regain independence after a life-changing illness or injury. Located in Huntington, we are a leading provider of inpatient rehabilitation for stroke, hip fracture and other complex neurological and orthopedic conditions.
Using clinical collaboration and advanced technologies, we provide a personalized care plan designed to meet your unique needs and help you achieve your goals.
Our inpatient rehabilitation hospital uses an interdisciplinary team approach that includes physical, speech and occupational therapists, rehabilitation physicians, rehabilitation nurses, case managers, dietitians and more, combined with our advanced technology and expertise, to help you achieve your goals. You will receive at least three hours of therapy five days per week while under the constant care of registered nurses, many of whom specialize in rehabilitation, and frequent independent private practice physician* visits.
Rehabilitation is covered in full or part by most health insurance plans, including Medicare and Medicaid. Our hospital has contracts with most major insurance companies and is willing to negotiate with other companies, as needed.
*The hospital provides access to independent physicians.
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No pets allowed
Spanish translators available
Student observation hours
Our hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Disease-Specific Care Certification in stroke rehabilitation.
Our hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Disease-Specific Care Certification in hip fracture rehabilitation.
May is American Stroke Month. Kristy Wolfe, our director of therapy operations, talks about the importance of knowing stroke signs and the benefits of therapy.
- Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington
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Chief Executive Officer
He is a graduate of West Virginia University Medical School and is board certified from the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Saxe is also a member of the American College of Physicians and West Virginia State Medical Association.
Timothy Saxe, M.D. is an independent private practice physician whose office is located at the hospital.
Director of Human Resources
Director of Quality and Risk Management
Chief Nursing Officer
Business Development Director
Director of Case Management
Director of Therapy Operations
Kristy has been with Encompass Health Huntington, formerly HealthSouth Huntington since 2008. She has 20 years of experience as an American Speech-Language-Hearing Association certified speech language pathologist and 14 years as a therapy director. Kristy also has experience in skilled nursing/long term care, acute care, home health, outpatient therapy and public schools. She earned a master's degree in communication disorders from Marshall University in 1992.
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We deliver connected care and superior outcomes through our state-of-the-art inpatient rehabilitation hospital.