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Van Matre HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital, 950 S. Mulford Road, will host a groundbreaking ceremony for its 10-bed addition and modernization project Thursday, Dec. 5.
The 14,000-square-foot addition will result in a total of 61 private-patient rooms. Construction is expected to be completed the third quarter of 2014.
Van Matre is a 55-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that provides rehabilitative care to patients who are recovering from stroke and other neurological disorders, brain and spinal cord injury, amputations, and orthopedic, cardiac and pulmonary conditions.
Accredited by The Joint Commission and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, the hospital is a partnership between Rockford Health System, the area’s largest health care delivery system, and HealthSouth Corporation, the nation’s leading provider of inpatient rehabilitative care.
Posted Dec. 4, 2013