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At Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of York, we are committed to helping you regain independence after a life-changing illness or injury. Serving York and the surrounding areas, we are a leading provider of inpatient rehabilitation for stroke, brain injury, Parkinson’s disease and other complex neurological and orthopedic conditions.

Setting the standard in post-acute care, our hospital holds Joint Commission disease specific care certifications in stroke rehabilitation, advanced inpatient diabetes, wound care and Parkinson's disease rehabilitation.

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.

Superior amenities at our hospitals

90 Beds
Televisions
Telephones
Free WiFi
Nonsmoking
Interpreter services
Tours available
Support groups
Volunteers

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We proudly display our Gold Seal of Approval™

Stroke Rehabilitation

Our stroke rehabilitation program has earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission.

Brain Injury Rehabilitation

Our brain injury rehabilitation program has earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission.

Advanced Inpatient Diabetes

Our advanced inpatient diabetes program has earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission.

Wound Care

Our wound care program has earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission.

Parkinson's Disease Rehabilitation

Our Parkinson's disease rehabilitation program has earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission.

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Leadership and staff

Michelle Fitzgerald
Michelle Fitzgerald

Chief Executive Officer

Michelle joined Encompass Health York in April 2019 and brings more than 25 years of progressive healthcare leadership experience within inpatient and outpatient settings.

Michelle joined Encompass Health York in April 2019 and brings more than 25 years of progressive healthcare leadership experience within inpatient and outpatient settings. She received a bachelor’s degree in physical therapy from Simmons University in Boston and a master’s degree in healthcare administration from Worcester State University.

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Bruce Sicilia
Bruce Sicilia, M.D.

Medical Director

Dr. Sicilia has served as medical director of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of York, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of York since 1994.

Dr. Sicilia has served as medical director of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of York, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of York since 1994. He completed his internship in internal medicine and his residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation. Dr. Sicilia is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R), spinal cord injury, neuromuscular and electrodiagnostic medicine, pain management, independent medical evaluations (IME), and acupuncture. Additionally, Dr. Sicilia has a degree in speech pathology and has served as a professor of PM&R at George Washington University Hospital in Washington, D.C., prior to coming to Encompass Health. Dr. Sicilia can be reached at 717.764.0840.

Bruce Sicilia, M.D. is an independent private practice physician whose office is located at the hospital.

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Brian Almoney
Brian Almoney

Director of Quality/Risk

Brian joined Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, in 2018 and brings more than 25 years of diverse healthcare experience.

Brian joined Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, in 2018 and brings more than 25 years of diverse healthcare experience in areas such as patient safety, quality improvement, regulatory compliance and risk management. He holds a master’s degree in healthcare administration from Southern New Hampshire University and is a Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM) and Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ). When not working, Brian enjoys spending time with his wife and three boys.

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Robert Hambrick
Robert Hambrick

Director of Therapy Operations

He transferred from Tennessee to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital in Reading in 2012, where he served as the therapy manager.

Rob joined Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, in 2003. He transferred from Tennessee to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital in Reading in 2012, where he served as the therapy manager. Then in 2019, Rob joined Encompass Health in York as the Director of Therapy Operations. Rob received his bachelor’s degree from Trevecca Nazarene University in business administration and a doctorate of physical therapy from Belmont University.

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Tanya Hastings
Tanya Hastings

Director of Human Resources

Tanya joined Encompass Health York, formerly HealthSouth York in 2014 and served as the human resources coordinator before moving into the human resources director role in 2017.

Tanya joined Encompass Health York, formerly HealthSouth York in 2014 and served as the human resources coordinator before moving into the human resources director role in 2017. She earned a bachelor's degree in human resource management from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and is a member of SHRM (Society of Human Resource Management), in addition to serving on the board for the American Heart Association.

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Marc Mcneil
Marc McNeil

Facilities Management Director

Marc joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital in 2018 as the director of plant operations bringing more than 17 years combined experience in residential and commercial construction management to his role.

Marc joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital in 2018 as the director of plant operations bringing more than 17 years combined experience in residential and commercial construction management to his role. In addition, Marc has management experience in research and development and logistics operations.

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Julie Scott
Julie Scott

Chief Nursing Officer

Julie has been with Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth since 2001 and has served as the daytime nursing supervisor since 2007.

Julie has been with Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth since 2001 and has served as the daytime nursing supervisor since 2007. She received her bachelor's degree in nursing from York College in 2000 and most recently achieved her designation as a Certified Registered Rehabilitation Nurse (CRRN®) in 2009. Julie resides in York with her family.

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Lauren Smeton
Lauren Smeton

Director of Case Management

Lauren joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of York in 2019 as the director of case management. 

Lauren joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of York in 2019 as the director of case management. Lauren obtained her master’s degree from the University of Maryland School of Social Work in 2014 and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Pennsylvania and a Certified Brain Injury Specialist. Lauren has rehabilitation experience working in the inpatient and outpatient settings and is passionate about serving the brain injury population.

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Lisa Trimble
Lisa Trimble

Area Controller

Lisa brings with her more than 34 years of demonstrated success in the areas of healthcare financial operations.
Lisa joined Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, in November 2014, bringing with her more than 34 years of demonstrated success in the areas of healthcare financial operations. She is the Area Controller for the Middletown, Delaware, York and Pennsylvania hospitals. Previously, she was the associate vice president/CFO for the home-and-community-based services division of a nationally recognized regional health system and has served in various managerial roles for leading healthcare organizations. Lisa earned her bachelor’s degree in accounting from Albright College.
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