Encompass Health is a national sponsor of Together to End Stroke
This hospital is accredited by The
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 Rock Hill, we are committed to helping you get back to what matters most. Located in Rock Hill, 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 Rock Hill 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 Rock Hill, 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:
Student observation hours
Our hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Disease-Specific Care Certification in stroke rehabilitation.
Chief Executive Officer
Scott Butler serves as the CEO of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Rock Hill. He has held multiple senior-level healthcare leadership positions for more than 15 years including COO of TLC Health Network in New York and CEO of Select Specialty Hospitals in both Indiana and Florida. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and holds a master's degree in business administration from Rochester Institute of Technology. Scott is a transformational leader who is known for developing teams of high performers and cultures that lead to exceptional patient experiences. As CEO, he understands the importance of leading by example and representing the organization’s core values in everything that he does.
Dr. Shiranee Jayasooriya is the medical director at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Rock Hill. She graduated from medical school in Sri Lanka and received her postgraduate board certification in medicine in England and board certification in psychiatry in Australia. She attended the University of Texas Houston completing a residency in anesthesiology and then her physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at Baylor College of Medicine. Prior to coming to Encompass Health Rock Hill, Dr. Jayasooriya served as medical director at Encompass Health Desert Canyon practiced in Las Vegas, Nevada. While there, she contributed to the start of the first Joint Commission-certified oncology rehabilitation program in the country. Her interests include writing and composing music.
Dr. Jayasooriya is an independent private practice physician.
Facilities Management Director
Director of Pharmacy
Daniel brings more than 30 years of pharmacy experience to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Rock Hill. After receiving his bachelor's degree in pharmacy from the University of Rhode Island, Daniel spent the majority of his career in hospital pharmacy. He also received his certificate as a pain management specialty pharmacist in 2019.
Business Development Director
Human Resources Director
Kiona brings 20 years of healthcare experience to Encompass Health. As a human resources director, she is a results-focused leader who delivers talent acquisition, retention and motivation solutions that assist companies in harnessing the full power of one of their most valuable assets – their people. Kiona has dedicated her career to creating robust cultures that promote continuous business growth and cultivate customer loyalty by empowering and motivating employees to realize their full potential and bring their best to the job. She received a bachelor’s degree in healthcare management and a master’s degree in healthcare administration from South University.
Director of Case Management
Karen brings more than 35 years of healthcare experience to Encompass Health. As an accomplished financial executive, she has demonstrated success implementing sound financial practices and internal controls to improve business performance for healthcare organizations. Her background includes acute care, behavioral health, developmental disabilities, skilled nursing home, home health and county health departments. Karen earned her associate's degree in business administration from Paul Smith’s College, a bachelor's degree in business administration from SUNY Plattsburg, and her master's degree in business administration from The University of Phoenix.
Chief Nursing Officer
Kayla brings more than 10 years of healthcare experience to Encompass Health. A native of Rock Hill, South Carolina, she has worked in this community in various healthcare roles throughout her career. Kayla is a Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse (CRRN), is certified in infection control and has a Lean Six Sigma Belt. She excels in leveraging her education, leadership acumen and clinical skillset to provide guidance for this facility. Kayla received her associate degree in nursing from York Technical College, bachelor's degree in nursing and master's degree in healthcare administration from Grand Canyon University and an additional master's degree in nursing with a specialty in infection prevention and control from American Sentinel University.
Director of Quality & Risk
Chimetchia brings more than 17 years of clinical and healthcare management expertise to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Rock Hill. A native of South Carolina, she graduated from the Medical College of Georgia with a bachelor's degree in respiratory care. She received her master's degree in business administration and health administration (MBA-MHA) from South University-Columbia.
Director of Therapy Operations
Katie has been with Encompass Health for 10 years, previously working at our hospital in Columbia, South Carolina before transitioning to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Rock Hill to accept the therapy manager position. From there, she expanded her role and is serving currently as the director of therapy operations. She earned her master’s degree in occupational therapy at the University of Florida and has specialized in neurological rehabilitation during her time as an occupational therapist. She is trained in NDT and teaches HemiMove® throughout the company for our Clinical Excellence University continuing education courses.