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 San Antonio, we are committed to helping you get back to what matters most. Located in San Antonio, 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 San Antonio 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 San Antonio, 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:
57 Companion rooms
Student observation hours
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We deliver connected care and superior outcomes through our state-of-the-art inpatient rehabilitation hospital.
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 amputee rehabilitation.
The Stroke Center of Excellence award is part of Encompass Health’s internal recognition program to highlight accomplishments within our rehabilitation hospitals. It is achieved through a dedication, hard work and superior patient outcomes. To meet strict certification criteria, hospitals must provide high quality services, and the program must meet The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and hold The Joint Commission’s Disease-Specific Care Certification in Stroke Rehabilitation to qualify.
Chief Executive Officer
Andrew joined Encompass Health in San Antonio as CEO in 2018. He received a master’s degree in healthcare administration from St. Louis University and a bachelor’s degree from Texas State. In his 15-year healthcare career, he has worked in varied institutions including leading neurosciences in three academic medical centers, being a COO in a Level I trauma center and a CEO in a long-term acute care hospital.
Dr. Burchill is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Spinal Cord Injury Medicine (SCIM) and Electrodiagnositic Medicine.
Dr. Burchill is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Spinal Cord Injury Medicine (SCIM) and Electrodiagnositic Medicine. He completed his PM&R residency at Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, his fellowship in SCIM at Kennedy Krieger Institute / Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and a post-doctoral course in spinal interventional procedures through Shirley Ryan AbilityLab. He brings 30 years of clinical experience to Encompass Health.
Dr. Burchill is an independent private practice physician.
Director of Case Management
Patti comes to Encompass Health San Antonio from Post Acute Medical, where she worked in longterm acute care. She graduated magna cum laude, Sigma Theta Tau from The University of Texas San Antonio Health Science Center with a bachelor’s degree in nursing and has experience in surgery, law, case management and finance.
Director of Quality & Risk
Bonnie Mann brings more than 30 years of healthcare experience to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of San Antonio. She joined the Encompass Health network in 2017. Prior to her career with Encompass Health, Bonnie served in various nursing roles including critical care nursing, management, education, employee health and infection prevention. She graduated from UTHSC San Antonio, Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in nursing degree and subsequent Master of Science in nursing degree. She currently maintains the designations of Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse and Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Healthcare Professional. Bonnie takes pride in ensuring that patients receive quality care that centers on the patient experience and safety.
Chief Nursing Officer
Sarah Peña received a bachelor's degree in nursing from The University of the Incarnate Word in 2012. She joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of San Antonio immediately following graduation. Sarah has both clinical and management experience. She works closely with all departments to ensure quality patient outcomes.
Director of Therapy Operations
Andrew Posey has been an occupational therapist for 24 years. He is new to Encompass Health and brings 12 years of management experience from HCA. He recently achieved his Master of Science in healthcare administration. His goal is to ensure Encompass Health San Antonio patients receive the best possible rehabilitation services.
Larry Spriggs serves as controller and has more than 22 years of progressive healthcare financial management experience, including acute care, behavioral health and inpatient rehabilitation. Throughout his career, Larry has assisted in opening three hospitals, functioned as an internal auditor and has held area and regional CFO positions. A certified public accountant, Larry joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of San Antonio in December 1994. He received a bachelor’s degree in finance and accounting and a master’s degree in business administration.
Human Resources Director
Vanessa Tejada has worked in human resources as either a manager or director for over 15 years. She received a bachelor’s degree in history/political science from St. Mary’s University. Vanessa has been PHR certified by the Society for Human Resource Management since 2002. She has been with Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of San Antonio since December 2005. Prior to joining Encompass Health San Antonio, she served as director of human resources for Souper Salad, Inc.
Director of Pharmacy
Wen-Song (Wayne) Yue joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation of San Antonio in 2018 and brought more than 9 years of hospital pharmacy experience. Wayne received his bachelor’s degree in Molecular Biology from UT-Austin. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree, Magna Cum Laude at The Ohio State University. He completed a pharmacy residency at Cincinnati VA medical center to specialize in hospital clinical pharmacy. He has served as senior assistant scientist at Pfizer, and as clinical pharmacist and Director of Pharmacy at Post-Acute Medical and Methodist Hospital.