Phone Number: 623.878.8800
13460 North 67th Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85304
Every day 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Our stroke rehabilitation program has earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission.
Our brain injury rehabilitation program has earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission.
Our cardiac rehabilitation program has earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission.
Chief Executive Officer
Beth joined Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, in 2001. She received her bachelor’s degree from CPSU in California and a master’s degree in business administration in healthcare management from WIU in Phoenix. Her management provides support to clinical and administrative efforts, while maintaining positive customer relations. Her motivation comes from working with a dynamic team who is dedicated to providing an exceptional patient experience.
Dr. Kravetz is board-certified in both physical medicine and rehabilitation and pain medicine. He attended Stanford University and the University of Arizona, College of Medicine, and completed his residency at the University of California Davis Medical Center. Dr. Kravetz is the medical director and chief of staff at Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, where he provides direct patient care and administrative direction. For more than 20 years Dr. Kravetz has combined compassion and expertise to help patients achieve their rehabilitation goals.
* All physicians are independent and are not employees of this hospital.
Human Resources Director
Danette has been a part of the Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, family since 1994. She worked in various positions with the hospital while completing her bachelor’s degree in human resource management. She received her certification in Professional HR in 2009. The various positions she held within HealthSouth have helped as she recruits for openings and manages all aspects of employee relations. Danette's positive attitude is an effective tool whether she is interviewing potential employees or providing general orientation.
Katy joined Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, in April 2009. She has a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Phoenix and is a licensed CPA. Katy has 20 years of accounting experience in various industries including non-profit, transportation and construction. She enjoys working with staff to develop operational efficiencies at Valley of the Sun. This enables the hospital to continue to provide superior patient care and see positive patient outcomes.
Director of Business Development
Diane joined Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, Valley of the Sun in November 2014 as a rehabilitation liaison then assumed the director of marketing operations position in September 2017. She has more than 20 years’ experience in the health care industry in case management and has extensive background in Arizona long-term care and rehabilitation for individuals who have sustained a traumatic brain injury or stroke. Diane is committed to patient advocacy and assisting patients in returning to the highest level of independence possible.
Director of Therapy Operations
Derry has been a member of the Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, team since 2002, and has treated patients since 1989. She has a master’s degree in speech-language pathology, and enjoys using new techniques and technology to help patients achieve independence. Derry is a firm believer that patient knowledge promotes patient satisfaction. She works with her staff to promote superior outcomes, cutting edge therapy treatment, and to exceed the patient's expectations.
Chief Nursing Officer
Stephanie joined the Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, team in 2010. The nursing, leadership, and management experience Stephanie brought with her from previous employment helped her excel at HealthSouth and quickly earned her respect and recognition. She was promoted and served as a nursing supervisor which gave her broad exposure to many aspects of a patient’s HealthSouth experience. As a Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse (CRRN), Stephanie has comprehensive appreciation of the importance of every member of the HealthSouth team, from nursing staff, therapists and physicians, to kitchen and housekeeping staff. Providing high quality care in a patient-centered environment is Stephanie’s passion, which mirrors the HealthSouth mission.
Director of Case Management
Liz joined Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, in 1996 and is a certified rehabilitation registered nurse. During her career she has held a variety of clinical and management positions, which have given her the experience to understand and respond to patients’ concerns, which is a key element in the continual effort to improve the rehabilitation experience for each patient.
Director of Quality and Risk
Crystal Weikel became part of the Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, Valley of the Sun team in 2018 as the director of quality and risk. She is a registered nurse and holds a doctorate in nursing science from UCLA. She brings a wealth of experience in leadership, research, regulations, quality and risk, has been published in more than 15 publications, and has conducted numerous presentations locally, nationally and internationally.