TYLER, Texas, March 27, 2018 – CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Rehabilitation Hospital, affiliated with HealthSouth, will unveil its new name and brand as part of its affiliated partner’s name change and rebranding initiative. Beginning April 1, the inpatient rehabilitation hospital will be known as CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Rehabilitation Hospital, a partner of Encompass Health and will continue to provide the same high-quality post-acute care for patients overcoming a variety of debilitating illnesses and injuries.
“Our new Encompass Health brand reflects more than the change of our name. It reinforces our commitment to working together to continuously improve the care we provide our patients,” said Sharla Anderson, CEO of CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Rehabilitation Hospital. “With a focus on clinical collaboration and strengthening relationships, we will continue to play an important role in making a difference in the lives of our patients.”
Birmingham, Alabama-based HealthSouth Corporation launched its new name and brand of Encompass Health on Jan. 1, 2018 and will be transitioning its 127 inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, 200 home health locations and 37 hospice agencies serving 36 states and Puerto Rico through 2019. All of the Company’s post-acute care service locations in Texas will migrate to the Encompass Health name and branding on April 1.
About CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Rehabilitation Hospital
CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Rehabilitation Hospital, a joint venture between CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System and HealthSouth, is a 94-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services. Serving patients throughout East Texas, the hospital is located at 3131 Troup Highway and on the Web at www.tmfrehabhospital.com.
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 127 hospitals and 237 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 encompasshealth.com, or follow us on Twitter and Facebook.
Point of contact: Marianna Mebane, 903.510.7003 or Marianna.Mebane@healthsouth.com
Source: Encompass Health Corp.