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 Panama City, we are committed to helping you regain independence after a life-changing illness or injury. Located in Panama City, we are a leading provider of inpatient physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech language pathology for stroke 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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Our hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Disease-Specific Care Certification in stroke rehabilitation.
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Our hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Disease-Specific Care Certification in advanced inpatient diabetes.
Our hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Disease-Specific Care Certification in heart failure.
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Deepthi Cull is a board certified physician in the specialty of physical medicine & rehabilitation with over 20 years of clinical experience, and work in her specialty since 2001. She joined Encompass Health in 2019 as associate medical director/director of neurorehabilitation. Dr. Cull completed her intern year at St. Francis Hospital, Evanston, Illinois; and residency as chief resident at Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital in Wheaton, Illinois. She is an author, editor, editorial board leader, to articles, newsletters, book chapters, and a public speaker in communities across the country. She served the largest professional organization in her specialty, the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation as a council chair and representative to the American Medical Association. She is the first recipient of "Outstanding Council Service Award, 2010" and recognized as "Outstanding International Medical Graduate".
Dr. Cull is an independent private practice physician.
Director of Case Management
Director of Therapy Operations
Business Development Director
Director of Quality/Risk Management
Chief Nursing Officer
Director of Plant Operation
Director of Human Resources
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We deliver connected care and superior outcomes through our state-of-the-art inpatient rehabilitation hospital.