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Welcome to our hospital

At Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano, we are committed to helping you regain independence after a life-changing illness or injury. Located in Plano and serving the greater Dallas area including Frisco and McKinney, we are a leading provider of inpatient rehabilitation for stroke, brain injury 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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Telephones

Televisions

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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.

Amputee Rehabilitation

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

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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.

  • 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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  • Multiple tables and chairs for patients, visitors, and family to sit together.
  • Television with chairs available for use.
  • Desk with chair and computer next to bookcase with books to borrow.
  • Piano and drink station in room.
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  • Area with multiple couches for patients and visitors to use.
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  • Activities of daily living suite is a recreated laundry area, gas station and car, cafe, adn grocery store to simulate activities of daily life for patients to practice before they return home.
  • Laundry area has washer, dryer, and clothes rack.
  • Grocery store has shelves, checkout, atm, and cold food area.
  • Cafe has tables with chairs and booths.
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  • Outdoor area for rest and relaxation with multiple tables and chairs/benches.
  • Walking track with small stairs for building patient endurance.
  • Parking lot is adjacent to courtyard 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.
  • Window with exterior view.

Leadership and staff

Thomas Alexander
Thomas Alexander

Chief Executive Officer

Thomas Alexander joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano in 2020 as the chief executive officer.

Thomas joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano in 2020 as the chief executive officer. Thomas brings more than 12 years of executive leadership, 20 years of healthcare management and 27 years of healthcare experience. Prior to assuming the role as CEO at Encompass Health Plano, he served as market and regional CEO for Vibra Healthcare and held positions as CEO, executive fellow, and director of managed care for Kindred Healthcare. Thomas is originally from Oklahoma and graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a bachelor's degree in radiology and radiation oncology therapy. He later earned a master’s degree in health administration from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor and completed a managed care fellowship from America’s Health Insurance Plan and an executive fellowship program in hospital administration.

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Omar Colon-Guiterrez M.D.
Omar Colon-Guiterrez, M.D.

Medical Director

Dr. Colon is executive medical director of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano.

Dr. Colon is executive medical director of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano. He also has an outpatient practice specializing in the treatment of neurological disorders. A graduate of Ponce School of Medicine in Ponce, Puerto Rico, Dr. Colon completed his physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. He is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation and is a member of the American Academy of Pain Medicine, American Association of Academic Physiatrists, Physiatric Association of Spine, Sports and Occupational Rehabilitation, and the North American Spine Society.

Dr. Colon is an independent private practice physician.

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Bhavini Desai
Bhavini Desai

Director of Therapy Operations

Bhavini serves as the director of therapy operations at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano previously serving as a therapy manager for six years before being promoted to her current role.

Bhavini serves as the director of therapy operations at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano previously serving as a therapy manager for six years before being promoted to her current role. Before that, she served as an occupational therapist at the company’s sister hospital in Midland since 2001. Bhavini graduated with a bachelor’s degree in occupational therapy from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She is dedicated to increasing patient and employee satisfaction in addition to improving outcomes.

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Mark Fisher
Mark Fisher, MSHA

Director of Quality and Risk Management

Mark has been employed by Encompass Health, since 2013.

Mark has been employed by Encompass Health since 2013. Mark began his career in healthcare as a physical therapist assistant after graduating from Odessa College in 2000. He then went on to obtain a bachelor's of science degree in clinical services management in 2016 and a master's of science in healthcare administration in 2018 from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.

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Linh Huynh
Linh Huynh

Human Resources Director

Linh presently serves as human resources director at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano.

Linh presently serves as human resources director at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano. Previously serving as human resources coordinator, Linh was promoted to her current position. Linh graduated with a bachelor’s degree in human resources management from Texas Woman’s University. Linh has a strong passion for engaging with employees and actively celebrating their successes.

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Cindi Jobe
Cindi Jobe

Chief Nursing Officer

Cindi Jobe joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano in January 2021 as the chief nursing officer.

Cindi Jobe joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano in January 2021 as the chief nursing officer. Cindi brings more than 14 years of nursing leadership and 24 years of healthcare experience. Prior to assuming the role as CNO at Encompass Health Plano, she served as the director of quality and process improvement for Prime Healthcare and held positions as director of telemetry, medical surgical and cardiac step-down units at Tenet Healthcare. She also teaches healthcare information systems at Southeastern Oklahoma State University. Cindi is originally from Oklahoma and graduated from East Central University in Ada, Oklahoma with a bachelor’s degree in nursing. She later earned a master’s degree in nursing leadership and management from Western Governors University.

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Catrina Madkins MBA
Catrina Madkins, MBA

Controller

Catrina joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano in 2006 as controller.

Catrina joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano in 2006 as controller and brings more than 17 years of healthcare management expertise and 21 years of accounting experience to Encompass Health. She has also taught continuing education classes for Collin County Community College for several years. An east Texas native, Catrina graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University with a bachelor's degree in accounting. She received her master's degree in management from Amberton University.

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Rodney Mitchell
Rodney Mitchell

Director of Plant Operations

Rodney joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano in December 2010. He has more than 12 years of experience in maintenance, security, disaster preparedness and construction management.

Rodney joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano in December 2010. He has more than 12 years of experience in maintenance, security, disaster preparedness and construction management. As a veteran of the United States Air Force, Rodney received extensive training in maintenance, HVAC and security procedures. He also worked with a nationally recognized construction company specializing in healthcare facilities.

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Thanh Nguyen
Thanh Nguyen

Director of Pharmacy

Thanh has served as the director of pharmacy at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano since 2006.

Thanh has served as the director of pharmacy at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano since 2006. She has been practicing as a clinical pharmacist for more than 10 years. Thanh joined the Encompass Health Plano team in 2004. She was born and raised in Dallas, Texas and attended the University Of Texas at Austin where she received a bachelor's degree in biology. In addition, Thanh received her doctorate degree in pharmacy from the University of Houston in 2001.

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Darla Sindt
Darla Sindt

Director of Case Management

Darla joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Plano in July 2015 and serves as the director of case management.

Darla joined Encompass Health Plano, formerly HealthSouth Plano in July 2015 and serves as the director of case management. She earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Illinois State University and relocated to Dallas shortly thereafter. She brings with her more than 24 years’ experience as a registered nurse serving in roles at the patient bedside and in leadership. She obtained her American Case Management Certification in 2015 and is a member of the American Case Management Association.

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Jay Voto
Jay Voto

Area Business Development Director

Jay Voto has worked in many disciplines and leadership positions within the healthcare arena including pharmaceuticals, biotech, hospital, long term acute care, and laboratory diagnostics before joining Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital as a Marketing Liaison, since 2016.

Jay Voto has worked in many disciplines and leadership positions within the healthcare arena including pharmaceuticals, biotech, hospital, long term acute care, and laboratory diagnostics before joining Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital as a Marketing Liaison, since 2016. He graduated from Southeastern Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration. Jay has served the City of Atoka, Oklahoma for four years as their youngest ever Vice-Mayor and Councilman…but Jay says his favorite position held has been serving and leading his team and hospitals here at Encompass Health as Area Business Development Director.

Jay is married to his high school sweetheart, Lynsey Voto, and they reside in North Texas with their three children Bella, Campbell, and Georgia. Jay enjoys hunting, fishing, and pretty much anything outdoors but mostly he enjoys spending time with his immediate and extended family.

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