April 2020 Issue - Northern Connection Magazine

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Health Care Evolves, So Has Encompass Health Harmarville Now with all private patient rooms. By Nic Lockerman

As one of the nation’s leaders in rehabilitative care, Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Harmarville continues to set the standard for superior care and outstanding results.


he hospital has had a long-standing history of being on the leading edge of rehabilitative therapy. The clinical expertise and experience of the staff, stateof-the art rehab technologies and innovation has been helping patients return to the community, safer, stronger and with an improved quality of life for many years. “From its beginnings as Harmarville Rehabilitation in the 1950s, and through the years, ‘Harmarville Rehab’ has been honored to help its neighbors, family and friends reach their goals and return to their greatest level of independence,” said Mark Van Volkenburg, CEO. In March, Encompass Harmarville opened a new patient wing and converted to all spacious private rooms. “The renewed unit affords our patients and their family with privacy and distance, expands the therapeu12

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tic space and improves the overall patient experience,” said Van Volkenburg. The inpatient rehab hospital is committed to helping all patients regain their independence after a life-changing illness or injury. Each patient’s rehab plan is based on an interdisciplinary team approach that includes physical, speech and occupational therapists, rehabilitation physicians and registered nurses, case managers, dietitians and more, combined with advanced technology and expertise. Rehabilitation is covered in full or part by most health insurance plans, including Medicare and Medicaid. Encompass Harmarville has contracts with most major insurance companies and is willing to work with other companies, as needed. Encompass Health Harmarville holds Joint