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 North Memphis, a partner of Methodist Healthcare, we are committed to helping you regain independence after a life-changing illness or injury. Serving the greater Memphis area, we are a leading provider of inpatient rehabilitation for stroke, brain injury 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
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 amputee rehabilitation.
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Chief Executive Officer
Adam was named CEO of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of North Memphis, formerly HealthSouth-North, in February 2016. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from the University of Mississippi and a Master's Degree in Health Services Administration from Mississippi College. Adam has served in multiple management and operational roles with Wells Fargo Financial, Pioneer Health Services and most recently as Associate Administrator at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Altoona. His focus is on high quality patient care and excellent outcomes.
Dr. Sullivan serves as the Medical Director of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of North Memphis, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital-North, and has been with the team for 10 years. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Miami University and a medical degree from the Ohio State University College of Medicine. He completed residency at the Tufts University/New England Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Sullivan is board certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is also a diplomat of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and a fellow of the Physiatrist Association of Spine, Sports and Occupational Rehabilitation (PASSOR). Specializing in pain management and rehabilitation, he has 20 years of experience in his field.
Donald J. Sullivan, M.D. is an independent private practice physician whose office is located at the hospital.
Memphis Area Director of Pharmacy
Dr. Andrews joined Encompass Health in 2007 and serves as the Director of Pharmacy for both Memphis hospitals, Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital Memphis, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Memphis and Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of North Memphis, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital - North. He attended Tennessee State University for undergraduate training and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center where he received his Doctorate of Pharmacy in 2001. Beginning his career as an Intern at a local pharmacy, he later became Managing Pharmacist and continued on to hospital practice a few years later. His practice experience includes retail pharmacy, neonatal intensive care, pediatric oncology, ambulatory care, and general hospital practice, all in Memphis, Tenn.
Director of Nutritional Services
Janice joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of North Memphis, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital-North, in 2007 with more than 20 years of experience in Nutritional Services and Food Management in the Healthcare Industry. She is a Certified Dietary Manager and Certified in Food Protection Professional. Jan’s primary focus for Nutritional Services is process improvement and continually exceeding our patients’ expectations. She has a heart for patients and goes above and beyond to achieve their satisfaction.
Associate Medical Director
Dr. Hassel, a native of Birmingham, Alabama, has specialized in hospital rehabilitation medicine for over 10 years. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Jackson State University and medical degree from the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. She completed residency at the University of Arkansas for medical sciences and is board certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Hassel has been recognized nationally as a Consumers' Research Council of America Top Physician and is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.
Chief Nursing Officer
Darius joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Memphis, formerly known as HealthSouth, in August 2014 and was promoted to Nurse Manager in August 2019. His professional background includes: Med-Surgical, ER Observation, Post-op Orthopedics, Hospice, Clinical Instructor, and Rehabilitation. He has held a number of leadership positions in various capacities that range from Charge Nurse, Patient Care Coordinator, Director of Nursing, Nurse Manager and Interim CNO. Darius has a Master’s degree in Healthcare Administration from Walden University and a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Baptist College of Nursing. Darius believes that nursing is a calling because it takes a special kind of person to provide care for others in their greatest time of need.
Director of Therapy Operations
Cindy assumed the position of Director of Therapy Operations in 2014 after serving as Lead Occupational Therapist in Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of North Memphis, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital-North’s Therapy Department. She received her Master of Science in Occupational Therapy from Washington University in St. Louis and has a background in Pediatrics, Home Health, Outpatient and Inpatient Rehabilitation. She has been with Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of North Memphis, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital-North, for nine years, beginning as a staff level Occupational Therapist. Cindy’s goal for each and every patient we treat at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of North Memphis is for them to progress and return to the most independent life possible.
Yolanda joined the Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of North Memphis, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital-North team in 2019 as controller. Her professional background includes over 15 years of hospital revenue cycle and financial planning. She holds a master’s degree in business administration from Bethel University and a bachelor's degree in healthcare administration from the University of Phoenix. Yolanda’s goal at Encompass Health is to help the hospital run as efficiently as possible for our patients while ushering clinical colleagues through the financial world of healthcare.
Director of Plant Operations
Doug joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of North Memphis, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital-North, as the Director of Plant Operations in 2015 with over 25 years of experience in facilities and plant operations management as well as fire and life safety. In addition to serving as the Director of Plant Operations, he also serves as the Safety Officer and manages the Environmental and Facility Services departments. He is a Certified Healthcare Safety Professional and a Certified Fire Inspector (TN), Firefighter 1 and 2 (TN), EMT and Emergency Responder to several critical areas of expertise including hazardous materials. He is experienced in several other areas of incident and emergency response as well as construction and facilities management. Doug’s goal at Encompass Health is to create and maintain an efficient, safe, and comfortable environment in our hospital as well as contribute daily to the quality outcomes that we provide for our patients as our team seeks to return them to the highest level of independence possible when they leave Encompass Health.
Certified Case Management Director
Jennifer joined the Case Management team of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of North Memphis, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital-North, in September 2014 and was promoted to Director of Case Management in September 2016. Her professional background includes Mental Health Case Management and Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Leadership with two state programs serving persons with physical and emotional disabilities, including blindness. She is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor and Certified Case Manager with a Master’s degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of North Florida and Bachelor’s degree in Rehabilitative Services from the University of Florida. Jennifer is most passionate about ensuring her patients and their families have access to community resources for the most successful transition home.
Director of Quality and Risk Management
Debbie joined the Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of North Memphis, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital-North, team in 2015 as Director of Quality and Risk Management. She came to Encompass Health after working with Dignity Health in Quality Management and Clinical Education for 14 years. She yields 40 years of nursing experience to include acute care, home health, and skilled nursing care. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing and holds a MBA in Health Care Management as well. Debbie has a strong knowledge of The Joint Commission Standards of Participation as well as CMS guidelines and regulations. She oversees Quality and Risk Management, Infection Prevention, Employee Health, Patient Safety, Wound Care, Credentialing, and Clinical Education for the hospital. Her goal with Encompass Health is to see that every patient receives the highest quality of care in order to reach their goals and return to the highest level of independence possible. Debbie is also dedicated to providing a quality work environment for all employees so they may provide the best of care to patients.
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