Profile: HealthSouth Corp (HLS)
26 Jan 2015
HealthSouth Corporation (HealthSouth), incorporated on February 22, 1984, is an owner and operator of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals. The Company’s inpatient rehabilitation hospitals offer rehabilitative care across an array of diagnoses, which include physical and cognitive disabilities or injuries due to medical conditions, such as strokes, hip fractures, head injuries, spinal cord injuries and a variety of debilitating neurological conditions, which are nondiscretionary in nature. Its team consists of nurses and physical, occupational and speech therapists.
The Company provides patient care through nursing and therapy staff as directed by physician orders while case managers monitor each patient’s progress and provide documentation and oversight of patient status, discharge planning and functional outcomes. The Company’s hospitals provide clinical approach to treatment of care and outcomes. Its subsidiaries include LifePoint Hospitals, a 34-bed inpatient rehabilitation unit of CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital Medical Center and Drake Center patient care unit located in Cincinnati. The Company through Encompass Home Health and Hospice (Encompass) provides a range of Medicare-certified home nursing services to adult patients, in-home hospice services and home care services for pediatric patients with severe medical conditions.
3660 Grandview Parkway
BIRMINGHAM AL 35243