Skip to main content

News at our hospital

Find out the latest news at our hospital.

Todd Wallace named CEO of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Abilene


Todd Wallace has been appointed as chief executive officer of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Abilene. In his position as CEO, Wallace will oversee all of the day-to-day operations as well as patient care and quality at the 60-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital, located at 6401 Directors Parkway. He assumed the position on July 1, 2021.

Abilene man returns home to wife after rehabilitation for COVID-19 complications


Experiencing bad headaches and shortness of breath, 53 year old Ray Montelongo of Abilene was admitted to the hospital with COVID-19 on Oct. 14, 2020.

Encompass Health Abilene aids Kenny Gillet in his COVID-19 recovery


Kenny Gillet may be the Abilene area’s No. 1 sports fan, but the role swapped as athletes from McMurray University and Hardin-Simmons University came to cheer him on upon discharge from Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Abilene.

Encompass Health Abilene holds hospital celebration to unveil new name and brand


Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Abilene, formerly known as HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Abilene, will hold a special event to celebrate its new name and brand as part of its company’s name change and rebranding initiative.

Upcoming events

Find out the latest events at our hospital.

There are no events.

Learn about mild head injury, concussion and chronic traumatic encephalopathy

Mild head injuries and concussions are the most common type of head injury, with more than 2 million injuries occurring each year. Attend this virtual CEU opportunity to learn more about the effects and treatment of these injuries. Guest speaker Dr. Richard Senelick specializes in both neurology and the subspecialty of neurorehabilitation.

Register here