Kindred Healthcare, LLC and Baptist Health South Florida today announced a joint venture to build and operate a 60-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in the Miami-Dade County metro area. The hospital is expected to open in early 2023.
The new hospital, to be called Baptist Health Rehabilitation Hospital, will have all private rooms and focus on acute rehabilitation for consumers with stroke, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, complex neurological disorders, orthopedic conditions, multiple trauma, amputation, and other injuries or disorders. The rehabilitation facility will also feature multidisciplinary therapy gymnasiums outfitted with the latest therapeutic technologies, including augmented reality balance training, therapy bionics, and a full body exoskeleton. Additionally, it will include a therapeutic courtyard with exterior amenities to support patient care and help consumers return to daily living activities. This new facility comes in addition to the current Baptist Health Rehabilitation at Homestead Hospital, which offers a full-range of inpatient rehabilitation services.
Kindred Healthcare, LLC is a specialty hospital company. It delivers acute health services in its long-term acute care hospitals, inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, acute rehabilitation units, and behavioral health line of business, all specializing in treating the most medically complex consumers.
Baptist Health South Florida is the largest health care organization in the region, with 11 hospitals, more than 23,000 employees, 4,000 physicians and 100 outpatient centers, urgent care facilities and physician practices spanning across Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward and Palm Beach counties. Baptist Health has internationally renowned centers of excellence in cancer, cardiovascular care, orthopedics and sports medicine, and neurosciences. In addition, it includes Baptist Health Medical Group; Baptist Health Quality Network; and Baptist Health Care On Demand, a virtual health platform. A not-for-profit organization supported by philanthropy and committed to its faith-based charitable mission of medical excellence.
This was reported by Kindred Healthcare and Baptist Health South Florida on February 3, 2021.
Contact information: Susan E. Moss, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications, Kindred Healthcare, 680 South Fourth Street, Louisville, Kentucky 40202; 502-596-7296; Email: email@example.com; Website: www.kindredhealthcare.com