Rehabilitation

If you have experienced a debilitating injury or illness, recovery may seem daunting. We are here to help. At Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital, patients experience unparalleled care through our variety of highly specialized programs, advanced technologies, and compassionate care.

Our specialized team of rehab physicians, clinicians, nurses, and therapists utilizes the latest technology and advanced therapies while providing an unparalleled level of care and encouragement.

We offer highly specialized programs and services for patients in need of:

About Our Facility

Ours is the only rehabilitation facility in the area that offers a comprehensive range of programs and services to meet every level of rehabilitative need. Amenities include:

  • A 62-bed Acute Rehabilitation Unit including an 11-bed secured Brain Injury Unit
  • A 50-bed Transitional Sub-Acute Unit for skilled care
  • Highly skilled Reading Health System therapists
  • Speech, physical, and occupational therapy programming
  • Therapeutic recreation and activities
  • Spacious private rooms with large private bathrooms and flat screen televisions
  • Aquatic therapy pool
  • On-site pharmacy, laboratory, and radiological services
  • Outdoor therapeutic garden
  • Comfortable lounges with flat screen televisions, computers, and free internet access
  • Plenty of visiting areas for patients, friends, and families
  • Easy access and free parking

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.

Accreditation

Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital is the only hospital in the region accredited by both the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) and The Joint Commission. Our Stroke Specialty and Brain Injury Programs are also CARF-accredited.

Accreditation by CARF is evidence that Reading Health System strives to improve efficiency, fiscal health, and service delivery – creating a foundation for continuous quality improvement and consumer satisfaction.

Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards.

Mission Statement

Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital identifies and provides the appropriate level of physical and medical rehabilitation services to maximize patient independence.

Vision Statement

Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital of the Reading Health System identifies and provides the appropriate level of physical and medical rehabilitation services to maximize patient independence. We are recognized regionally and nationally as experts in a variety of rehabilitation clinical programs and provide excellent outcomes based on evidence-based practice.

Our state-of-the-art facility is fully utilized for our patients’ benefits, and our cutting edge technology helps us to be innovative and maintain efficiency. Every day is a learning and growing experience, because our culture is one of employee-driven excellence where people are continually challenged and mentored to achieve excellence in what they do.

We are patient-focused in a way that allows patients and caregivers the opportunity to be active members of our team. We also are fortunate to have multidisciplinary teamwork and cooperation where individual and team accomplishments are valued and recognized. Our work environment is culturally diverse, dynamic and exciting, making us the employer of choice that attracts a high quality staff that feels rewarded and satisfied.

Because we are politically astute and aware of the health care issues that impact our work, we are involved in governmental advocacy for patient access and health care reform. Through our collaborative research efforts, we are a source of expertise and education for other rehabilitation centers and health care providers, and our affiliation with Jefferson University Hospitals helps us build upon our expertise.

As a result of our efforts, we are financially sound and thriving as the provider of choice for physical and medical rehabilitation services in our market. We are proud to support and complement the mission of the Reading Health System, while strengthening our community through outreach, education and rehabilitation services.

Open Admission Policy

Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital agrees to comply with the provisions of the Federal Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act (43 P.S. 951 et seq.) and all requirements imposed pursuant thereto and to the end that no person shall, on the ground of race, language, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual preference, handicap, age, gender identity or expression, or source of payment be excluded from participation in, be denied benefits, or otherwise be subject to discrimination in the provisions of any care or service.

The non-discrimination policy of the Hospital applies to patients (residents), physicians, and all employees. Under no circumstances will the application of this policy result in the segregation or resegregation of buildings, wings, floors, and rooms for reason of race, language, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual preference, handicap, age, gender identity or expression, or source of payment.

Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital
2802 Papermill Road
Wyomissing, PA 19610