Skip to main content

News at our hospital

Find out the latest news at our hospital.

45-year-old stroke survivor shares importance of rehabilitation


In February of this year, 45-year-old Ryan Wheeler suffered a brain stem stroke. When Ryan came to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington in mid-February, he needed assistance to carry out bathing and dressing tasks and was only able to take a few steps. Encompass Health speech therapist Kristin Norris and stroke survivor Ryan share more about his experience in an interview with WSAZ.

Medical director of stroke program discusses Stroke Awareness Month


May is National Stroke Awareness Month, and stroke is the second leading cause of death worldwide. Dr. Ron Barebo, neurologist and medical director of the stroke program at Encompass Health of Huntington, discusses the warning signs of stroke and treatment options.

Encompass Health Huntington director of therapy discusses signs, symptoms and care for strokes during American Stroke Month


During American Stroke Month, Kristy Wolfe Hanson, director of therapy at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Huntington, discussed the signs and symptoms of strokes with WSAZ viewers. 

Upcoming events

Find out the latest events at our hospital.

There are no events.