Celebrating National Rehabilitation Awareness Week September 16 – 22, 2018

September 14th, 2018

Every third week in September, the National Rehabilitation Awareness Foundation dedicates time to educate people about the benefits and impact of rehabilitation. Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Physiatrists, Speech-Language Pathologists, Certified Athletic Trainers and Nurses collaborate to help individuals overcome obstacles and accomplish normal tasks of daily living. SIH is dedicated to each patient’s journey to reclaim an independent, active and fulfilling life.

SIH Rehabilitation offers acute inpatient rehabilitation at Herrin Hospital and inpatient rehabilitation at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale. Additionally, SIH has ten outpatient clinics across southern Illinois. Skilled rehabilitation is offered at St. Joseph Memorial Hospital as well.

SIH Rehabilitation offers an extensive range of niche rehabilitation services:

  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech and language therapy
  • Pediatric therapy
  • Parkinson’s rehabilitation
  • Cancer rehabilitation
  • Pelvic rehabilitation
  • Vestibular rehabilitation
  • Rehabilitation nursing
  • Physiatry clinic
  • Spinal injections
  • Stroke rehabilitation
  • Sports rehabilitation
  • AlterG Anti-Gravity Treadmill
  • Aquatic therapy


Through an alliance between the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab and Southern Illinois Healthcare, southern Illinoisans have access to the same expert care that has earned SRALab the ranking of “Best Rehabilitation Hospital in America” by U.S. News & World Report every year since 1991.

Many patients’ successes are the results of tailored treatment plans. SIH serves a wide range of patients with all levels of disability, from those with minor sports injuries to those suffering from the effect of chronic illness or traumatic injury.

Learn more by calling 800.597.5790