2412 McCallie Ave., Chattanooga, TN 37404
As a leading provider of acute inpatient rehabilitation, Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Chattanooga combines compassionate care with the latest technology in the treatment of medically complex patients. Encompass Health is the largest provider of inpatient rehabilitation services in the country. Encompass Health of Chattanooga has been consistently ranked above the national averages in patient outcomes and quality indicators. In 2019, the hospital placed in the top 20% of all rehabilitation hospitals in the nation for its quality outcomes. This acute inpatient rehabilitation hospital offers highly trained physical, occupational, and speech therapists, a greater nurse-to-patient ratio that includes Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurses (CRRNs), and board-certified rehabilitation physicians. In addition, the rehabilitation team includes respiratory therapists, registered dieticians, case managers, wound care specialists, on-site dialysis nurses, and consultative physicians. The result is a shorter length of stay with functional and cognitive gains that are consistently better than the national average. Encompass Health’s rehabilitation technology includes the Auto-Ambulator to help patients regain the ability to walk and Experia to help patients regain the ability to swallow, both of which are exclusive to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Chattanooga. Encompass Health treats people who have had a functional or cognitive decline due to illness or injury, and it accepts patients ages 14 years and older. Encompass Health of Chattanooga has earned The Joint Commission Disease Specific Certification for Stroke, Hip Fracture, and Amputee Rehabilitation. The hospital features state-of-the-art private hospital rooms and expansive gym space with a focus on acclimating patients to real-world environments.