The nation's largest system of rehabilitation hospitals, Encompass Health is the trusted choice of medical professionals.
Encompass Health is a national sponsor of Together to End Stroke
This hospital has
Joint Commission Accreditation
We know that choosing where to receive care after a life-changing illness or injury is an important decision for you and your loved ones. At Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Henderson, we are committed to helping you get back to what matters most. Located in Henderson, we are a leading provider of inpatient rehabilitation for stroke, brain injury, hip fracture and other complex neurological and orthopedic conditions.
When you choose Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Henderson for your rehabilitation, you receive compassionate care from an expert team of physical, occupational and speech therapists; physicians; nurses; dietitians; pharmacists; and case managers who work together to create a plan to help you meet your unique goals.
At our hospital you will receive:
*We provide access to independent physicians.
Each patient’s recovery is different. At Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Henderson, our expert clinicians combine the latest technologies, real-world simulations and advanced therapies into a treatment plan that helps you achieve what’s important to you. Our specialties include but are not limited to:
66 Semi-private rooms
24 Private rooms
Spanish translators available
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 wound care.
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Varsha Chauhan joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Henderson in 2022. She earned a Doctor of Medicine degree in 1997 and a master's degree in healthcare administration in 2002. Dr. Chauhan’s extensive expertise spans across patient care, healthcare administration, regulatory compliance and strategic development. She holds a Lean & Six Sigma Master Black Belt Certification along with a Compliance Officer Certification from the Health Care Compliance Association. Dr. Chauhan’s passion for patient care and employee engagement is the driving force behind her many achievements in healthcare.
Dr. Nguyen has been serving the rehabilitation community for almost 20 years. He is a board-certified physiatrist by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, as well as a board-certified brain injury medicine specialist. Dr. Nguyen holds a bachelor’s degree from UCLA and medical doctorate degree from Poznan University of Medical Sciences. He completed his residency training in physical medicine and rehabilitation at Wayne State University, Detroit Medical Center. He is also an active member of American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Director of Therapy Operations
James Day is the director of therapy operations of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Henderson, and has been working for Encompass Health since 2017. James has a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Touro University Nevada and has placed inpatient rehabilitation as his primary focus since graduation. He completed his bachelor’s degree in health sciences at Brigham Young University-Idaho. James enjoys being a part of Encompass Health Henderson’s friendly, caring and experienced therapy department that offers people-focused therapists and a variety of cutting-edge technological interventions.
Director of Quality & Risk
Brittany joined the Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Henderson team in 2019 and currently serves as the director of quality and risk management. A Michigan native, she graduated from Oakland University with a bachelor’s degree in wellness, health promotion and injury prevention. She maintains a national wellness institute certification as a certified wellness practitioner and brings more than 10 years of healthcare experience and knowledge from her roles as a clinician in cardiac rehabilitation and health insurance management. Brittany is committed to continuously improving quality outcomes, operational excellence and the patient experience. She is proud to be a member of a hospital committed to helping patients achieve their rehabilitation goals and return to back to the community.
Area Business Development Director
Adam moved to Nevada 16 years ago and started his first position in healthcare working in medical device sales at an orthopedic company. For the next four years he managed a sales team across three states. With his successes, Adam started his own business as an orthopedic device distributor and represented several companies for four years. Dignity Health recruited Adam for market development in 2016 where he worked with physicians to grow and develop elective procedures across key service lines. With a company merger in 2019, Adam transitioned into the system director of sales operations in the newly formed parent company, Common Spirit Health. During his tenure, he worked across seven divisions and several states.
Human Resources Director
Wanda joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Henderson in 2022. She earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration in 1999 and a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification in 2011. She began her HR career within the benefits department for the city of Long Beach Police Department. After relocating to Las Vegas in 2004, Wanda continued to solidify her HR expertise working in the hospitality industry. Her dedication to the human resources profession along with her passion for helping others led her into the dynamic field of healthcare in 2011.
Director of Case Management
Aneliese joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Henderson in 2018. She graduated from the University of California, Irvine with a bachelor’s degree in public health policy with a focus in health education and then graduated with a master’s degree in public health from Southern New Hampshire University. Aneliese oversees healthcare decision coordination and discharge planning management. She is committed to improving quality outcomes to ensure patients are receiving safe, efficient, equitable and patient-centered care. She is a certified case manager, a member of the Academy of Certified Case Managers and the Nevada Public Health Association. She also holds a Lean Six Sigma-Green Belt.
Chief Nursing Officer
Vangie joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Henderson in October 2002 and served as a nursing supervisor and nurse manager before becoming the chief nursing officer. She holds a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Perpetual Help College Philippines and has been a registered nurse for 20 years. Vangie’s certifications include BLS, ACLS and Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse (CRRN).
Ryan joined Encompass Health in 2018 as the controller. He earned his C.N.A certification at the age of 17. Prior to joining Encompass, Ryan worked in public accounting, and has been a licensed CPA since 2015. He provided three years of pro-bono management and accounting services to The Economic Club of Las Vegas and was elected by the board to serve as an officer in the role of vice president of operations. Ryan has volunteered through his membership in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints which include service as the ward clerk over Finance. Ryan graduated summa cum laude with honors from Dixie State University and was honored as the school of business valedictorian. In 2013, Ryan was selected as a founding member of the university’s Accounting Education Advisory Committee. For graduate school, Ryan attended Southern Utah University. He earned master’s degrees in business administration and Accountancy, and was honored to be the School of Business Outstanding Master's Graduate for MBA.