UF Health Shands Rehab Hospital is a 40-bed acute rehab hospital for patients who have suffered strokes, traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries, amputations, burns or major joint replacements.
To reach a loved one at the UF Health Rehab Hospital, please call 352.265.5491.
UF Health Shands Rehab Hospital brings together a multi-disciplinary team of University of Florida and community physicians specially trained in physical medicine and rehabilitation, Shands therapists, nurses and other healthcare professionals, all dedicated to helping people improve the quality of their lives while dealing with major traumas, injuries or diseases.
Once a patient is admitted to UF Health Shands Rehab Hospital, therapy needs are determined by rehab specialists. Working closely with you and your family, the team, which includes physiatrists, rehab nurses and therapists, will establish your initial goals and a treatment plan to achieve them. During the course of your care, these goals may be revised to reflect your progress and personal choices.
In addition, our experienced rehab nurses provide specialized nursing care to teach you how your body functions after your injury or illness. They also will assist you in practicing life skills, from grooming and getting dressed to managing your medication.
UF Health Shands Rehab Hospital is one of only 10 rehabilitation centers in the state designated by the Florida Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Program as a brain and spinal cord injury rehabilitation center.
UF Health Shands Rehab Hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission, the leading organization that sets the standards of care for rehab programs and hospitals across the country. UF Health Shands Rehab Hospital also is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) for comprehensive inpatient rehab, stroke, brain injury and spinal cord injury.
Conditions & Services
- Amputation - traumatic
- Chronic inflammatory polyneuropathy
- Congenital deformity
- Hip joint replacement
- Knee joint replacement
- Leg or foot amputation
- Multiple sclerosis
- Muscular dystrophy
- Neurologic deficit
- Parkinson disease
- Partial knee replacement
- Peripheral artery disease - legs
- Physical medicine and rehabilitation
- Spinal cord trauma
- Systemic vasculidities with joint inflammation
- Traumatic Brain Injury
- Traumatic events
To obtain a copy of your medical records from UF Health Shands Rehab Hospital, please contact 352-627-0114.
Pay your billconsult our billing section.
Shands hospitals and UF Physician practices accept insurance from numerous providers, including Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, CIGNA, Humana, Capital Health, United Healthcare, Medicaid, and state and government services. For a full list of accepted plans visit our Insurance / Billing page.
Insurance acceptance varies between physicians and locations and is subject to change. To confirm that a specific physician will accept your insurance, please contact the practice using the telephone numbers listed at the top of the page. A representative will be happy to assist you.
Patients who lack insurance coverage or are unable to pay their portion of the healthcare services they receive may qualify for financial assistance based upon their income level.
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