Published on March 02, 2016

Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital Receives CARF Accreditation

Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital has been issued accreditation by CARF International, an independent, nonprofit accreditor of health and human services that was founded as the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.

The three-year accreditation applies to four inpatient rehabilitation programs for adults, including:

  • General Medical Rehabilitation,
  • Amputation Specialty Program,
  • Brain Injury Specialty Program, and
  • Stroke Specialty Program.

CARF International noted that this high level of accreditation is an indication of Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital's "dedication and commitment to improving the quality of the lives of the persons served. Services, personnel and documentation clearly indicate an established pattern of conformance to standards."

About Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital

The Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital is part of Reading Health System, features a 50-bed skilled nursing unit and 62-bed inpatient rehabilitation unit including an 11-bed secured Brain Injury Unit in Spring Township, Berks County. Our specialized team of rehab physicians, clinicians, nurses, and therapists utilize the latest technology and advanced therapies while providing an unparalleled level of care and encouragement. We are the only hospital in the region to be accredited by both the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) and The Joint Commission. for more information, visit www.readinghealth.org/rehab.