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 San Antonio, we are committed to helping you regain independence after a life-changing illness or injury. Serving the greater San Antonio area, we are a leading provider of inpatient rehabilitation. Our hospital holds Joint Commission disease-specific care certifications in stroke rehabilitation, brain injury rehabilitation and amputee 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.
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50 Private rooms
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 brain injury 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
Andrew joined Encompass Health in San Antonio as CEO in 2018. He received a master’s degree in healthcare administration from St. Louis University and a bachelor’s degree from Texas State. In his 15-year healthcare career, he has worked in varied institutions including leading neurosciences in three academic medical centers, being a COO in a Level I trauma center and a CEO in a long-term acute care hospital.
Program Medical Director
Dr. Jahnavi Manocha graduated medical school in 1999 from the Finch University of Health Sciences/Chicago Medical School and completed her physical medicine and rehabilitation residency in San Antonio at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in 2003. Dr. Manocha has a special interest in amputations and currently serves as the Amputee Program Medical Director at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of San Antonio, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Institute of San Antonio. Dr. Manocha enjoys yoga and spending time with her family.
* All physicians are independent and are not employees of this hospital.
Director of Case Management
Patti comes to Encompass Health San Antonio from Post Acute Medical, where she worked in longterm acute care. She graduated magna cum laude, Sigma Theta Tau from The University of Texas San Antonio Health Science Center with a bachelor’s degree in nursing and has experience in surgery, law, case management and finance.
Bonnie Mann brings more than 30 years of healthcare experience to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of San Antonio. She joined the Encompass Health, formerly HealthSouth, network in 2017. Prior to her career with Encompass Health, Bonnie served in various nursing roles including critical care nursing, management, education, employee health and infection prevention. She graduated from UTHSC San Antonio, Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in nursing degree and subsequent Master of Science in nursing degree. She currently maintains the designations of Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse and Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Healthcare Professional. Bonnie takes pride in ensuring that patients receive quality care that centers on the patient experience and safety.
Chief Nursing Officer
Sarah Peña received a bachelor's degree in nursing from The University of the Incarnate Word in 2012. She joined Encompass Health San Antonio, formerly HealthSouth RIOSA immediately following graduation. Sarah has both clinical and management experience. She works closely with all departments to ensure quality patient outcomes.
Director of Therapy Operations
Andrew Posey has been an occupational therapist for 24 years. He is new to Encompass Health and brings 12 years of management experience from HCA. He recently achieved his Master of Science in healthcare administration. His goal is to ensure Encompass Health San Antonio patients receive the best possible rehabilitation services.
Chief Financial Officer
Larry Spriggs serves as chief financial officer and has more than 22 years of progressive healthcare financial management experience, including acute care, behavioral health and inpatient rehabilitation. Throughout his career, Larry has assisted in opening three hospitals, functioned as an internal auditor and has held area and regional CFO positions. A certified public accountant, Larry joined Encompass Health San Antonio, formerly HealthSouth RIOSA in December 1994. He received a bachelor’s degree in finance and accounting and a master’s degree in business administration.
Director of Human Resources
Vanessa Tejada has worked in human resources as either a manager or director for over 15 years. She received a bachelor’s degree in history/political science from St. Mary’s University. Vanessa has been PHR certified by the Society for Human Resource Management since 2002. She has been with Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of San Antonio, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Institute of San Antonio since December 2005. Prior to joining Encompass Health San Antonio, she served as director of human resources for Souper Salad, Inc.
Director of Pharmacy
Wen-Song (Wayne) Yue joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation of San Antonio in 2018 and brought more than 9 years of hospital pharmacy experience. Wayne received his bachelor’s degree in Molecular Biology from UT-Austin. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree, Magna Cum Laude at The Ohio State University. He completed a pharmacy residency at Cincinnati VA medical center to specialize in hospital clinical pharmacy. He has served as senior assistant scientist at Pfizer, and as clinical pharmacist and Director of Pharmacy at Post-Acute Medical and Methodist Hospital.
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