The Rehabilitation Hospital of Southwest Virginia Celebrates National Rehabilitation Week with Patient Reunion
9/23/2016, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: The Rehabilitation Hospital of Southwest Virginia
103 North Street
The Rehabilitation Hospital of Southwest Virginia will join rehabilitation providers across the nation Sept. 18-24, 2016, in celebration of National Rehabilitation Week with the theme “The Power of Rehabilitation.”
With comprehensive, patient-centered therapy, rehabilitation is a powerful force for patients overcoming challenges after an illness or injury. At The Rehabilitation Hospital of Southwest Virginia, the week will be highlighted by various events and activities at the hospital. Employees, patients and patient families will be invited to visit the hospital, located at 103 North Street in Bristol, for a patient reunion on Thursday, Sept. 23 from 3 – 4 p.m.
For more information on these events, call Laine Hockman at 276-642-7900.
National Rehabilitation Awareness Week was established in 1976 to create awareness of people with disabilities and promote the benefits of rehabilitation. In 1990, a presidential proclamation designated the third week of September as National Rehabilitation Awareness Week, which has grown to include more than 7,000 organizations.
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