MECHANICSBURG, Pa., Aug. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Vibra Healthcare announced today that a Vibra affiliate recently acquired two acute medical rehabilitation hospitals from Elmcroft Senior Living of Louisville, KY. The hospitals are Gateway Rehabilitation Hospital at Florence, a 40-bed, 62,550 square foot facility located in Florence, KY; and Highlands Regional Rehabilitation Hospital, a 41-bed, 50,839 square foot facility located in El Paso, TX.
The hospitals collectively employ 370 medical professionals and staff and provide specialized inpatient and outpatient medical rehabilitative care for patients recovering from stroke, spinal cord injuries, brain injuries and neurological illnesses.
"We are pleased to add these two outstanding acute medical rehabilitation hospitals to the Vibra family of specialty acute care hospitals. This acquisition further strengthens our strategic objectives of increasing our acute rehabilitation market footprint and providing exceptional patient care," stated Brad Hollinger, chairman and chief executive officer of Vibra Healthcare. "As the nation's population continues to live longer with more active lifestyles, now, more than ever, acute medical rehabilitation hospitals are an essential part of patients' paths to full recovery."
Vibra Healthcare, LLC is a hospital provider based in Mechanicsburg, PA that is focused on the development, acquisition and operation of freestanding specialty acute care hospitals, medical rehabilitation hospitals and outpatient physical rehabilitation centers. Teams of highly trained specialists lead clinical programs at Vibra's specialty hospitals for treating medically complex patients who suffer from major orthopedic, neurologic, stroke, multiple traumas, cardiac and respiratory conditions. Vibra and its affiliates currently employ over 10,000 employees and own and operate 92 specialty hospitals, transitional care units/facilities and hospital-based outpatient physical therapy locations in 20 states. For additional information about Vibra Healthcare and its network of specialty hospitals and its post-acute care continuum, please visit our website at www.vibrahealthcare.com.
SOURCE Vibra Healthcare, LLC