HealthSouth Breaks Ground on Hospital Expansion




Memphis, TN – Groundbreaking ceremonies for HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital North Memphis will be held on Monday, February 11, 2013 at 4100 Austin Peay Highway. The groundbreaking ceremony will include comments by the keynote speaker, Honorable Mayor A. C. Wharton and hospital tours will be provided.


“The addition will allow us to provide high-quality and cost-effective inpatient rehabilitation services in a state-of the-art hospital setting to more patients in the Memphis area,” said Marcia Taylor, HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital North Memphis CEO. “We are on track with groundbreaking and expect to be fully operational by September 2013.”


The expansion will include 10 all-private rooms. Additionally, a new conference room and support spaces will be included in the project. Construction of the expansion is scheduled to begin mid February 2013 and will be fully operational by September 2013.


About HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital North Memphis
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Memphis is a 40 bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services. Serving patients throughout Memphis area, the hospital is located at 4100 Austin Peay Highway and on the Web at


About HealthSouth

HealthSouth is the nation’s largest owner and operator of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals in terms of patients treated and discharged, revenues and number of hospitals. Operating in 27 states across the country and in Puerto Rico, HealthSouth serves patients through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, outpatient rehabilitation satellite clinics and home health agencies. HealthSouth’s hospitals provide a higher level of rehabilitative care to patients who are recovering from conditions such as stroke and other neurological disorders, orthopedic, cardiac and pulmonary conditions, brain and spinal cord injuries, and amputations. HealthSouth can be found on the Web at