Rehabilitation Hospital

Lee memorial Hospital

  • 2776 Cleveland Ave.
  • Medical Office Center
  • 5th and 6th Floor
  • Fort Myers, FL 33901
  • T: 239-343-3900
  • F: 239-343-3144

The Rehabilitation Hospital, a 60-bed comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation facility located within Lee Memorial Hospital, provides care for adult and pediatric patients.

The Rehabilitation Hospital is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities with specialty certification in stroke management and brain injury. It is the only licensed comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation facility in Lee County.

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Key Facts

  • Established: 1987
  • Type of Facility: Acute Care
  • Number of Rehabilitation Hospital Beds: 60
  • Number of Employees: 148
  • Number of Medical Staff: 1000+
  • Number of Volunteers: 500+


Special Recognition

  • • The Rehabilitation Hospital has specialty certification in stroke and brain injury management; and is a member of the Lee Memorial Health System trauma team.
  • • The Rehabilitation Hospital employs more than 148 individuals, has a medical staff of more than 1,000 and benefits from the generosity of more than 500 volunteers.
  • • The Rehabilitation Hospital has also been designated a “Center of Excellence” by the Neuro-Developmental Treatment Association (NDTA) for the adult population. The first of its kind in the Nation.


Treatment & Services Provided

Treatment & Services available within hospital:

  • Dietary Services
  • Physiatry
  • Neuropsychology
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Speech/Language Pathology
  • Care Management and Social Work
  • Wound Care
  • Lymphedema
  • Pharmacy
  • Home Evaluations
  • Rehabilitation Nursing
  • Dialysis


Number of Persons Served

In the 12 month period of October 1, 2014 to September 30, 2015, The Rehabilitation Hospital discharged 1,216 patients delivering more than 16,616 days of patient care with an average length of stay of 12.4 days.

Ages of persons serviced are 8 years and older.

8-12 years old: 1
13-18 years old: 3
19-40 years old: 66
41-64 years old: 354
65-105 years old: 792
Male: 671
Female: 545

Conditions and Diagnoses Served

The case mix of impairment groups served by the Rehabilitation Hospital are listed below.*

Stroke 362 29.8%
Traumatic Brain Injury 54 4.4%
Non-Traumatic Brain Injury 66 5.4%
Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury 15 1.2%
Non-Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury 27 2.2%
Neuro 42 3.5%
Fractured Lower Extremity 197 16.2%
Replacement LE 44 3.6%
Other Ortho 75 6.2%
Amputation Lower Extremity 45 3.7%
Cardiac 29 2.4%
Pulmonary 9 0.7%
Major Multiple Trauma
w/o Brain or Spinal Cord Injury
50 4.1%
Major Multiple Trauma
w/Brain or Spinal Cord Injury
33 2.7%
Guillain-Barre 16 1.3%
Medically Complex 152 12.5%

Discharge Disposition

Upon completion of their stay at the Rehabilitation Hospital from October 1, 2014 to September 30, 2015, patients were discharged to the following settings:

Rehabilitation Hospital National
(case mix
and severity adjusted)
Discharge to Community
(patient goal) 858 patients met their discharge goals
70.6% 79.7%
Discharge to Skilled Facility or Other Alternate Level of Care-221 patients 18.1% 12.5%
Discharge to Acute Care-124 patients 10.2% 7.8 %
*Uniform Data System for Medical Rehabilitation: Case Mix Group Adjusted Report Copyright 2014 UDSMR – U. B. Foundation Act. Inc. (October 1, 2014 through September 30, 2015)

Patient / Family Satisfaction

Surpassing the expectations of our patients and families is our goal. We currently utilize Catalyst, an independent firm, as our satisfaction tool. In the 12-month period from October 1, 2014 to September 30, 2015 our patients rated The Rehabilitation Hospital Top Box (patients rating very good care) score at 75 percent.


Contact Us

  • Phone Number: 239-343-3900

Patient Resources

For an overview of our hospital and specialized services, please download our patient resource materials:

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