HealthSouth Corp. engages in the provision of post-acute healthcare services. It operates through the Impatient Rehabilitation and Home Health and Hospice segments. The Impatient Rehabilitation segment operates inpatient rehabilitation hospitals that provide specialized rehabilitative treatment and care to patients who are recovering from stroke and other neurological disorders; cardiac and pulmonary conditions; brain and spinal cord injuries; complex orthopedic conditions; and amputations. The Home Health and Hospice segment provides Medicare-certified home nursing, specialized home care and in-home services. The company was founded by Richard M. Scrushy on February 22, 1984 and is headquartered in Birmingham, AL.
HealthSouth Corporation provides facility-based and home-based post-acute healthcare services in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Inpatient Rehabilitation, and Home Health and Hospice. The Inpatient Rehabilitation segment provides specialized rehabilitative treatment on both an inpatient and outpatient basis to patients who are recovering from conditions, such as stroke and other neurological disorders, cardiac and pulmonary conditions, brain and spinal cord injuries, complex orthopedic conditions, and amputations. As of December 31, 2016, it operated 123 inpatient rehabilitation hospitals; and managed 5 inpatient rehabilitation units through management contracts. The Home Health and Hospice segment provides home health and hospice services in 223 locations across 25 states primarily in the Southeast, Oklahoma, and Texas. Its home health services include a comprehensive range of Medicare-certified home nursing services to adult patients in need of care, which comprise skilled nursing, medical social work, and home health aide services, as well as physical, occupational, and speech therapy. This segment's hospice services comprise in-home services to terminally ill patients and their families to address patients' physical needs, including pain control and symptom management, and to provide emotional and spiritual support. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.