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TVRH Rehabilitation Hospital

TVRH Rehabilitation HospitalThe Villages® Regional Hospital is home to the 30-bed TVRH Rehabilitation Hospital, an acute inpatient rehabilitation facility for patients who suffer from chronic conditions including, but not limited to, stroke, spinal cord injury, amputation, brain injury, and neurological disorders.

Located on the 5th floor of the hospital's North Tower, TVRH Rehabilitation Hospital features a physical therapy gym, communal dining hall, and an activities of daily living (ADL) suite. Patients receive around-the-clock care, occupational therapy, speech pathology, social services and case management, neuropsychology, and more.

With easy access to diagnostic testing and hospital services, as well as comprehensive physician oversight, TVRH Rehabilitation Hospital makes sure that patients have the proper therapy and nursing needed to improve their overall quality of life.

Proven Excellence

TVRH Rehabilitation Hospital is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). This designation represents the highest level of accreditation that can be awarded to a rehabilitation facility. To earn a three-year accreditation, TVRH Rehabilitation Hospital underwent a rigorous peer review process, most recently in 2018, and demonstrated to a team of surveyors during an on-site visit that its programs and services are accountable, measurable, and of the highest quality.

Why is CARF Accreditation Important?

The Villages® Regional Hospital's participation and adherence to CARF standards means that our inpatient rehabilitation facility is dedicated to continuous improvement by examining patient health outcomes and surveying patients about their experiences. CARF accreditation validates the quality of our care and services, including:

  • Employing qualified professional physicians, nurses, therapists, and social workers.
  • Personalizing care plans to fit the needs of each patient.
  • Providing patient-centered care, including prompt response to patient needs and questions.

What type of patients do we treat?

  • Stroke.
  • Spinal cord injury.
  • Amputation.
  • Brain injury.
  • Major multiple trauma.
  • Hip fracture.
  • Neurological disorders.
  • Knee or hip replacement.

What services do we provide?

  • Comprehensive physician oversight—patients are seen daily by a rehabilitation physician.
  • 24/7 rehabilitation nursing care.
  • Physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech/language pathology.
  • Social services and case management.
  • Neuropsychology.

How is the TVRH Rehabilitation Hospital different from a skilled nursing facility?

  • The intensity of our physician oversight far exceeds what is provided in a skilled nursing facility.
  • We provide intense therapy services 3 hours a day, 5 days a week.
  • The entire team at TVRH Rehabilitation Hospital meets regularly to discuss patient progress, functional status and discharge plans.

CARF Stroke Specialty Program

TVRH Rehabilitation Hospital offers the following stroke interventions:

  • Combined efforts from the patient, family and interdisciplinary team members with a highly individualized and holistic approach
  • Comprehensive assessment of the patient’s medical, physical, cognitive, educational, psychosocial, vocational and cultural-spiritual background
  • Patient education with emphasis on prevention, recognition, and treatment of conditions related to stroke and its complications through one-on-one, group sessions and a comprehensive booklet
  • Involving the support person(s) in daily treatments of the patient through hands-on training, invitations to our educational group sessions and through connecting them with community resources
  • Our Occupational, Physical Therapists and Speech Language Pathologists are neurology-trained for advance stroke therapeutic techniques
  • The focus of the program is to restore function to promote a successful return to home at the highest level of function

Making a referral

All of our patients must obtain a physician referral before being admitted to TVRH Rehabilitation Hospital. Referring your patients to us has never been easier. Our rehabilitation services are covered by most insurance policies.

Contact us

Referral: 352.751.8506
Referral E-Fax: 352.435.9075

Questions? Contact Delaine Guitian, Director of Rehabilitation Services at (352) 751-8593 or email