HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital Receives Two Distinct Honors


Presidents Circle 2013PLEASANT GAP, Pa. HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital recently received two distinct honors at HealthSouth’s Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet held Oct. 11 in Boston, Mass. Chief Executive Officer Susan Hartman accepted both the 2013 President’s Circle Award and the Marketing Team of the Year award for Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital. 

HealthSouth Nittany Valley is one of only 10 hospitals in HealthSouth’s nationwide network of 103 rehabilitation hospitals to receive the President’s Circle Award. This distinction recognizes the hospital’s outstanding performance in development of clinical programs, quality of patient care services, employee retention and overall operational excellence.

“I am extremely proud that we received these awards among so many successful HealthSouth hospitals,” Hartman says. “It is a very rare achievement to receive the President’s Circle award for two consecutive years. This is just further proof of our employees’ commitment to serving our growing patient population and to providing some of the best patient outcomes in the industry.”

This is the hospital’s first Marketing Team of the Year award.

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About HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital

HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital is a 73-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services. Serving patients throughout the Centre region and five surrounding counties, the hospital is located at 550 W. College Ave. in Pleasant Gap, and on the Web at Outpatient Clinics are located in Pleasant Gap, Mifflintown and Lewistown.

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 28 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, cardiac and pulmonary conditions, brain and spinal cord injuries, complex orthopedic conditions, and amputations. HealthSouth can be found on the Web at