Kindred Healthcare, LLC (“Kindred”) today announced the opening of
Community Rehabilitation Hospital South in partnership with Community
Health Network (“Community”). The 44-bed hospital is located in
Greenwood, Indiana, a suburb of Indianapolis.
The hospital is located at a site that formerly housed a Kindred
long-term acute care (“LTAC”) hospital. Kindred continues to operate two
LTAC hospitals in the Indianapolis market. This is the third joint
venture partnership between Kindred and Community, adding to their
existing joint ventures involving Community Rehabilitation Hospital
North in Northeast Indianapolis and Community Howard Specialty Hospital
With the opening of Community Rehabilitation Hospital South, Kindred now
operates 22 inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, also known as “IRFs,” in
11 states. The majority of the hospitals are operated in partnership
with leading health systems. These hospitals care for adults recovering
from stroke, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, amputation and
In addition to opening Community Rehabilitation Hospital South, Kindred
has opened two new IRFs and begun construction on two others in 2018.
In Tacoma, Washington, Kindred opened CHI Franciscan Rehabilitation
Hospital in partnership with CHI Franciscan Health. The 60-bed
hospital is western Washington’s first and only freestanding inpatient
In the Des Moines, Iowa, suburb of Clive, Kindred and Mercy Medical
Center - Des Moines opened Mercy Rehabilitation Hospital. The 50-bed
hospital is Iowa’s first and only freestanding inpatient
In Madison, New Jersey, Kindred and Atlantic Health System broke
ground on Atlantic Rehabilitation Institute. The 38-bed freestanding
Atlantic Rehabilitation Institute is expected to open in the second
quarter of 2019.
In Billings, Montana, Kindred, Billings Clinic and St. Vincent
Healthcare broke ground on The Rehabilitation Hospital of Montana. The
34-bed hospital, expected to open in the first quarter of 2019, will
be the first and only freestanding inpatient rehabilitation hospital
“As our nation’s population ages, the demand for essential
rehabilitation services continues to grow, highlighting the importance
of adequate patient access,” said Jason Zachariah, President of Kindred
Rehabilitation Services, a division of Kindred. “Kindred Rehabilitation
Services partners with leading health systems to meet this demand and
provide the best outcomes for this specialized patient population. Our
IRF business is rapidly expanding as we capture opportunities to bring
our rehabilitation expertise to new markets and meet the needs of the
communities we serve.”
About Kindred Healthcare
Kindred Healthcare, LLC is a healthcare services company based in
Louisville, Kentucky with annual revenues of approximately $3.4 billion(1).
At March 31, 2018, Kindred through its subsidiaries had approximately
38,300 employees providing healthcare services in 1,831 locations in 45
states, including 75 LTAC hospitals, 19 inpatient rehabilitation
hospitals (22 as of July 12, 2018), 13 sub-acute units, 98 inpatient
rehabilitation units (hospital-based) and contract rehabilitation
service businesses which served 1,626 non-affiliated sites of service.
Ranked as one of Fortune magazine’s Most Admired Healthcare Companies
for nine years, Kindred’s mission is to promote healing, provide hope,
preserve dignity and produce value for each patient, resident, family
member, customer and employee we serve. For more information, go to www.kindredhealthcare.com.
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(1) Revenues for the last twelve months ended March 31, 2018.
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