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2014-06-19 23:20:10

The freestanding rehabilitation hospital will serve the medical rehabilitation needs of patients in the Kansas City region. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Saint Luke’s Health System, in partnership with Centerre Healthcare Corporation headquartered in Nashville, Tenn., today announced their intent to build a freestanding inpatient rehabilitation hospital in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Pending site selection and certificate of need approval, the new hospital is expected to...

2014-06-16 08:29:04

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE: HLS) today announced it will report results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2014, after the market closes on July 28, 2014. The Company will host an investor conference call at 9 a.m. ET on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, to discuss its results. The conference call may be accessed by dialing 877 587-6761 and giving the pass code 55539778. International callers should dial 706 679-1635 and give the same pass...

2014-06-03 08:34:12

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE: HLS) today announced it will participate in the 2014 Wells Fargo Securities Healthcare Conference in Boston on June 17-18, 2014. HealthSouth President and Chief Executive Officer, Jay Grinney, will participate in a fireside chat presentation on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 10:40 a.m. ET. The presentation will be webcast live and will be available at http://investor.healthsouth.com by clicking on an available...

2014-06-02 16:26:54

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE: HLS), the nation's largest owner and operator of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, today reported it has acquired an additional equity interest in Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital in Worcester, Massachusetts from its joint venture partner, UMass Memorial Health Care. This transaction increases HealthSouth's ownership interest from 50% to 80% and results in a change in accounting for this hospital from the...

2014-05-30 23:01:51

Illinois Senator Recognized for His Ongoing Support and Advocacy of Rehabilitative Care Wheaton, Illinois (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Associates and patients of Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital capped off a month-long celebration of Stroke Awareness by welcoming U.S. Senator Mark Kirk to their facility on Thursday, May 29th. During his visit, Senator Kirk was provided an overview of the Stroke Program at Marianjoy where more than 500 patients receive rehabilitation care annually. Marianjoy...

2014-04-23 08:33:12

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. and JOHNSON CITY, Tenn., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE: HLS) and Mountain States Health Alliance today announced they have signed an agreement to form a joint venture to own and operate the James H. & Cecile C. Quillen Rehabilitation Hospital in Johnson City, Tenn. The freestanding 26-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital will provide comprehensive physical rehabilitation to patients who have experienced stroke, trauma, brain and...

2014-04-01 16:25:25

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE: HLS) will hold its annual meeting of stockholders at 11 a.m. CT, on Thursday, May 1, 2014, at its corporate headquarters, 3660 Grandview Parkway in Birmingham, Ala. HealthSouth stockholders are invited to attend the annual meeting. Stockholders and other interested parties may listen to a live audio webcast of the annual meeting, which will be available at http://investor.healthsouth.com by clicking on an...

2014-03-20 12:32:31

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE: HLS) today announced it will report results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2014, after the market closes on April 28, 2014. The Company will host an investor conference call at 9 a.m. ET on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, to discuss its results. The conference call may be accessed by dialing 877 587-6761 and giving the pass code 13329070. International callers should dial 706 679-1635 and give the same...

2014-03-14 23:02:15

A new study released at a meeting of the American Medical Rehabilitation Providers Association (AMRPA) demonstrates that patients treated in inpatient rehabilitation hospitals and units, like Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital in Wheaton Illinois, experience better long-term clinical outcomes than those treated in nursing homes. The study is the most comprehensive national analysis to date that examines the long-term outcomes of clinically similar patient populations treated in inpatient...

2014-03-11 08:31:11

Difference in Clinical Outcomes Demonstrates Why Rehabilitation Hospitals and Nursing Homes Should Not be Treated the Same by Congress and Medicare WASHINGTON, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study released today at a meeting of the American Medical Rehabilitation Providers Association (AMRPA) shows that patients treated in inpatient rehabilitation hospitals and units had better long-term clinical outcomes than those treated in nursing homes(1). The study is the most comprehensive...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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