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Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Hilton Head to host community grand opening celebration on June 12

HILTON HEAD, S.C., June 4, 2018 – A community grand opening celebration for Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Hilton Head will be held on Tuesday, June 12 from 4-6 p.m. The new, 38-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital, is located at 107 Seagrass Station Road in Bluffton and is expected to begin serving patients on June 18.

The event will include a formal ribbon cutting and presentation with remarks from Barb Jacobsmeyer, president of inpatient rehabilitation for Birmingham, Alabama-based Encompass Health Corp.; Mayor Lisa Sulka of the City of Bluffton; and Brian Burnside, CEO of Encompass Health Hilton Head.

“We are excited to be nearing the opening of our beautiful new hospital in Bluffton,” said Burnside. “With this hospital comes a dedicated and talented team who will provide high-quality rehabilitative care for patients overcoming a variety of debilitating illnesses and injuries.”

During the event, attendees will have the opportunity to tour the hospital and learn about the multidisciplinary care it provides. The hospital includes 38 private patient rooms, a spacious therapy gym, advanced rehabilitation technologies, an activities of daily living suite, an in-house pharmacy, courtyard, dining room and dayroom areas.

Encompass Health Hilton Head joins other Encompass Health hospitals located in Anderson, Charleston, Columbia, Florence, Rock Hill and future locations in Murrells Inlet and Little River in providing connected care and superior outcomes for patients recovering from conditions such as stroke and other neurological disorders, brain injury, spinal cord injury, amputation, complex orthopedic conditions and cardiac conditions.

To RSVP to the grand opening event, please email by June 7.

About Encompass Health
As a national leader in post-acute care, Encompass Health (NYSE: EHC) offers both facility-based and home-based patient care through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies and hospice agencies. With a national footprint that spans 127 hospitals and 268 home health & hospice locations in 36 states and Puerto Rico, the Company is committed to delivering high-quality, cost-effective care across the post-acute continuum. Driven by a set of shared values, Encompass Health is the result of the union between HealthSouth Corporation and Encompass Home Health & Hospice, and is ranked as one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For, as well as Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work. For more information, visit, or follow us on Twitter and Facebook.


Source: Encompass Health Corp.

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