News at Our Hospital
HealthSouth, the nation’s leading provider of inpatient rehabilitative care, has named Margaret “Peggy” Conboy, case manager at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Sarasota in Florida as the overall winner of its annual Outstanding Employee Achievement Award.
May is Stroke Awareness Month and HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Sarasota has taken the steps to ensure a higher quality of care for stroke patients in the central and southwest Florida communities.
“We are pleased to partner with the Suncoast Center for Independent Living to reach out to John and help him achieve the independence he desires.”
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.