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Welcome to our hospital

At Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington, we are committed to helping you regain independence after a life-changing illness or injury. Located in Huntington, we are a leading provider of inpatient rehabilitation for stroke, hip fracture 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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Superior amenities at our hospitals

62 Beds

Televisions

Telephones

Free WiFi

Courtyard

No pets allowed

Interpreter services

Spanish translators available

Tours available

Support groups

Student observation hours

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We proudly display our Gold Seal of Approval™

Stroke Rehabilitation

Our hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Disease-Specific Care Certification in stroke rehabilitation.

Hip Fracture Rehabilitation

Our hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Disease-Specific Care Certification in hip fracture rehabilitation.

Hospital happenings

Kristina is always there to help; she assists others, does extra checks on all our patients and takes on different roles in the department. She puts a smile on everyone’s face—patients and employees alike!

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Kristina

Hospital happenings

Ryan Wheeler never imagined that he would have a stroke while playing X-box. He came to Encompass Health Huntington with goals to walk, eat and regain his independence—all goals he achieved by the time of his discharge on March 6. Mr. Wheeler has volunteered to come back and be an inspiration to other young stroke survivors to give them hope for their own recovery.

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Ryan Wheeler never imagined that he would have a stroke while playing X-box. He came to Encompass Health Huntington with goals to walk, eat and regain his independence—all goals he achieved by the time of his discharge on March 6. Mr. Wheeler has volunteered to come back and be an inspiration to other young stroke survivors to give them hope for their own recovery.

Hospital happenings

Every year, different departments in our hospital design and donate a Christmas tree or other holiday item to raffle off. A big thank you also goes out to Stonerise Home Health, St. Mary’s Home Health and HIMG for partnering with us by donating a tree or other holiday item. We raised $830 that will be split between The Salvation Army and the AHA/ASA!

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Holiday giving at Encompass Health Huntington

Hospital happenings

Our rehab and admissions liaisons celebrated Gary Donahue and other veteran patients today with a special red velvet cake topped with cream cheese icing and blueberries.

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Gary Donahue

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Our employees brought cheer to our hospital by decorating storybook pumpkins to put on display.

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 Happy Halloween from Huntington

Hospital happenings

We celebrated Physical Therapy Month in October with our team of talented therapists at Encompass Health Huntington. Thank you for all you do to help our patients get moving again.

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Huntington staff celebrates PT month

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May is American Stroke Month. Kristy Wolfe, our director of therapy operations, talks about the importance of knowing stroke signs and the benefits of therapy.

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The following region contains a Google 3D virtual tour feature that allows a user to view the Encompass Health facility. To assist screen reader users in understanding what is presented in the 3D virtual tour, each image view is independently described within lists that can be found under each linked heading. The room links below our virtual tour leave this website and go directly to Google maps to walk through the hospital.

Please click on the arrows to navigate through the hallways on each floor. Use the "L" options on the right-hand side of the tour window below to navigate through different areas/floors of the hospital for a full virtual tour. See a key to "L" areas below.

L0 - Lobby
  • Lobby/Foyer of hospital accessed through main hospital entrance.
  • Main desk in lobby entrance for receptionist and admitting area.
  • Chairs for patients and visitors to use.
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  • Activities of daily living suite is a recreated bedroom, kitchen, and grocery store area to simulate activities of daily life for patients to practice before they return home.
  • Bedroom has bed, nightstand, wardrbobe, recliner, and treadmill.
  • Kitchen has small table and chairs, cabinets, and sink.
  • Grocery store has shelves, checkout area, cart, and produce area.
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  • Patient room with bed, sink, bathroom, TV and chair for visitors.
  • Wardrobe with storage for personal effects is under the television.
  • Small desk area with chair.
  • Window with exterior view.
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  • Shared patient room with two beds, sink, bathroom, TV and chairs for visitors.
  • Nightstands are placed next to each bed with a curtain to divide room between patient beds.

Leadership and staff

Mike Zuliani
Mike Zuliani

Chief Executive Officer

Mike was named chief executive officer of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington in 2007.
Mike was named chief executive officer of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington in 2007. He has held numerous leadership positions in healthcare throughout his career including medical/surgery and not for profit. Mike earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Marshall University in 1986 and a master’s degree in hospital and healthcare administration from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1990. Mike was born and raised in Huntington.
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Timothy Saxe
Timothy Saxe, M.D.

Medical Director

Dr. Saxe was named medical director of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington in February 2011 and has been on the medical staff at Encompass Health since 1994.

Dr. Saxe was named medical director of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington in February 2011 and has been on the medical staff at Encompass Health since 1994. He is a graduate of West Virginia University Medical School and is board certified from the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Saxe is also a member of the American College of Physicians and West Virginia State Medical Association.

Dr. Saxe is an independent private practice physician.

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Helen Arigan
Helen Arigan

Director of Human Resources

Helen brings more than 15 years of human resources experience to her position at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington.
Helen brings more than 15 years of human resources experience to her position at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington. She attended Marshall University and is a life-long resident of Huntington, W.Va. Helen is active in the Marshall University community, particularly with the Career Services Center.
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Lisa Bragg
Lisa Bragg

Controller

Lisa was named controller of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington in November 2013. She has over 15 years experience as a Certified Public Accountant.
Lisa was named controller of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington in November 2013. She has over 15 years experience as a Certified Public Accountant, with most of her experience being in the health care industry. She is a member of the Health Care Financial Management Association, the West Virginia Society of CPA's, and the American Institute of CPA's. She is a graduate of Marshall University. Lisa is a native of West Virginia and enjoys working with the state residents.
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Kim Burcham
Kim Burcham, RN

Director of Quality and Risk Management

Kim was named the quality improvement coordinator for Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington in September 2004.
Kim was named the quality improvement coordinator for Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington in September 2004 and has worked at Encompass Health since 1989. She is a 1982 graduate of St. Mary’s School of Nursing in Huntington, West Virginia.
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Lisa Caldwell
Lisa Caldwell, MSN, RN

Chief Nursing Officer

Lisa was named chief nursing officer at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington in March 2015.
Lisa was named chief nursing officer at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington in March 2015. She earned her RN from St. Mary’s School of Nursing and her MSN from Bellarmine University. She is a member of the WV Nursing Association (WVNA), the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), the Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists, Green Belt certified in Lean/Six Sigma and an accredited case manager.She brings 24 years of healthcare experience to Encompass Health.
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Amy Marcum
Amy Marcum

Business Development Director

Amy brings more than 15 years of experience in healthcare marketing and administration to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington.
Amy brings more than 15 years of experience in healthcare marketing and administration to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington. Having worked with administrators, physicians, nurses, care managers and patients across the continuum of care, Amy recognizes the significance of helping patients access the appropriate level of care at the right time for the best possible patient outcome. As business development director, she leads a dynamic team of healthcare professionals responsible for patient education/evaluation, business development and community outreach in the Tri-State area (W.Va., Ky. and Ohio). Amy is a graduate of Marshall University with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and marketing. 
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Miranda Tussey
Miranda Tussey

Director of Case Management

Miranda was named director of case management of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington in November 2014. 
Miranda was named director of case management of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington in November 2014. She has over 18 years of social work and case management experience in the health care industry. She is a member of the American Case Management Association and a graduate of the University of Kentucky.
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Kristy Wolfe
Kristy Wolfe

Director of Therapy Operations

Kristy has been with Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington since 2008.

Kristy has been with Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington since 2008. She has 20 years of experience as an American Speech-Language-Hearing Association certified speech language pathologist and 14 years as a therapy director. Kristy also has experience in skilled nursing/long term care, acute care, home health, outpatient therapy and public schools. She earned a master's degree in communication disorders from Marshall University in 1992.

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