News at Our Hospital
Alexander DeJesus, M.D., medical director at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Sarasota, was named as the 2013 Medical Director of the Year at HealthSouth’s Annual Medical Director’s Conference held in Nashville, Tenn.
Dr. Alexander Dejesus is a doctor’s doctor in a hospital admired by other hospitals locally for what they do. He has a staff of specialists ever ready when he needs their help. Read more about the role HealthSouth Sarasota plays in returning patients to their homes.
Bret Williams is an active guy. He's been an avid runner, and when he's not running, he likes to hunt and fish. But when he started feeling pain in his hip, it was running that he suspected as the cause. Read how HealthSouth Sarasota helped.
In March 2012, HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Sarasota participated in Relay For Life. Relay for Life is a life-changing event that celebrates the lives of people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and fought back against the disease.
Eric Carrier was racing dirt bikes when he had an accident. Read his story and how HealthSouth Sarasota played a role in his recovery.
HealthSouth staff Go Red For Women to raise awareness of heart disease as the number one killer of women.
"I had a spinal cord injury back in 2008," recalls John Berkey. "I woke up one day with my left leg paralyzed." John was fortunate that he was able to receive care at HealthSouth, as HealthSouth specializes in rehabilitation from spinal cord injuries.
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Sarasota will celebrate 25 years of being “Woven
into the Fabric of Sarasota” and join rehabilitation providers across the nation Sept. 18-24, 2011, in celebration of
National Rehabilitation Week.
Amputees Across America, a group of amputees making a transcontinental bike ride for the 10th consecutive year, will arrive at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Sarasota at 10 a.m. on July 20, 2011.
The Joint Commission has again awarded HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Sarasota its Disease-Specific Care Certification. The hospital earned the Gold Seal of Approval™ for healthcare quality for its Hip Fracture, Spinal Cord Injury and Stroke Rehabilitation Programs.