News at Our Hospital
May is National Stroke Awareness Month and HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Erie joins other HealthSouth inpatient rehabilitation hospitals to promote awareness and educate the public on stroke prevention and the difference rehabilitation can make in a patient’s recovery after stroke.
At HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Erie, patients are experiencing a fun and interactive therapy technique. Through a partnership with Lake Erie Music Therapy, the hospital is using music therapy to motivate patients and help them move more efficiently.
In mid-August, Thomas Duska, 39, thought he was fighting the flu. Within days he was fighting for his life in a Cleveland hospital with endocarditis which led to a stroke, open heart surgery and a long recovery
Ray Cope, a 28-year math and science teacher, track coach and technology coordinator at Austin Area School District, remembers everything prior to December 3, 2015, the day he experienced a stroke.
The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association has issued its first guidelines on adult stroke rehabilitation calling for intensive, multidisciplinary treatment.
Nearly 80 Parkinson’s patients and their families attended and participated in presentations covering an overview of Parkinson’s disease, advanced Parkinson's, Parkinson's and depression, medications, coping, planning and support and Parkinson’s therapy treatments.
For Erie SeaWolves fans, opening night at Jerry Uht Park is approaching quickly. Fans can expect a new addition to home games starting April 14 as HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Erie and the Erie SeaWolves have partnered to present Senior of the Game.
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Erie has named Barbara Ruscitto as director of marketing operations.
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Erie has earned recertification for Disease-Specific Care in four key programs: stroke, brain injury, Parkinson’s disease and orthopedic rehabilitation.
Janet Miller, RN, BSN, MBA, HCM, has been named chief nursing officer (CNO) of HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Erie.