October 31 2008 - TMF Rehabilitation Hospital Receives National President's Circle Award

For Immediate Release

October 28, 2008


TYLER, TEXAS - Trinity Mother Frances Rehabilitation Hospital recently received the President's Circle Award during HealthSouth's Annual CEO Meeting and Awards Banquet in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Trinity Mother Frances Rehabilitation Hospital is one of only 10 hospitals in HealthSouth's nationwide network of more than 90 rehabilitation hospitals to receive the prestigious award. The award recognizes outstanding performance in development of clinical programs, quality of patient care services, and overall operational excellence.

"Being honored with the President's Circle Award is recognition for our commitment to high-quality, cost effective health care," said Sharla Anderson, chief executive officer Trinity Mother Frances Rehabilitation Hospital. "Working together as a team, our staff has demonstrated a genuine concern for our patients' satisfaction by always trying to provide whatever it takes for a successful outcome. I applaud our staff and take great pride in accepting this award on behalf of our physicians, nursing staff, therapists, and all of the hospital staff."

Trinity Mother Frances Rehabilitation Hospital is a 74-bed inpatient hospital that provides a higher level of rehabilitative care to patients who are recovering from stroke and other neurological disorders, brain and spinal cord injury, amputations, orthopedic, cardiac and pulmonary conditions. Accredited by The Joint Commission, the hospital is located at 3131 Troup Highway and can be found on the Web at http://www.tmfrehabhospital.com/.

HealthSouth is the nation's largest provider of inpatient rehabilitative services. Operating in 26 states across the country and in Puerto Rico, HealthSouth serves more than 250,000 patients annually through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, long-term acute care hospitals, outpatient rehabilitation satellites, and home health agencies. HealthSouth strives to be the nation's preeminent provider of inpatient rehabilitation services and can be found on the Web at http://www.healthsouth.com/.

For more information, please contact Lisa Robinson at 903.510.7003.