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Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Alexandria to undergo $5M hospital refresh project

ALEXANDRIA, La., May 30, 2019 – Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Alexandria, formerly known as HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Alexandria, will soon be undergoing an approximate $5M refresh. The hospital has been providing rehabilitative services in the community since 1992.

The project is expected to begin in June and will include new nurse stations, therapy gym updates, a 2‑chair dialysis suite, a new reception area and cafeteria updates. It is expected to be completed this November.

“We are excited about making updates to our hospital to provide our patients with a more comfortable environment to be in during one of the most challenging times of their lives,” said Dave Goodson, CEO of Encompass Health Alexandria. “Our employees and guests will also get to take advantage of the benefits as well. This is one thing we can do to make our great care even better.”

Encompass Health Alexandria is a 47-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that provides a higher level of rehabilitative care to patients who are recovering from stroke and other neurological disorders, brain and spinal cord injury, amputations, orthopedic, cardiac and pulmonary conditions. Accredited by The Joint Commission, the hospital also holds disease-specific care certifications for its stroke, amputee, Parkinson’s disease and hip fracture rehabilitation programs.

About Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Alexandria
Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Alexandria is a 47-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services. The hospital serves patients throughout central Louisiana. The hospital is located at 104 N. 3rd Street and can we found on the web at

About Encompass Health
As a national leader in integrated healthcare services, 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 includes 131 hospitals, 221 home health locations, and 59 hospice locations in 37 states and Puerto Rico, the Company is committed to delivering high-quality, cost-effective, integrated care across the healthcare continuum. Encompass Health is ranked as one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. For more information, visit, or follow us on our newsroom, Twitter and Facebook.

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