Top quality physical rehabilitation services are available in southern Illinois through a long-standing alliance between the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) and Southern Illinois Healthcare.
RIC provides world-class care to patients from around the globe for a range of conditions from acute brain and spinal cord injury to chronic arthritis, pain and sports injuries. Founded in 1954, RIC has earned a worldwide reputation as a leader in patient care, scientific discovery and the education of health professionals in physical medicine and rehabilitation. It has been designated the “#1 Rehabilitation Hospital in America” by U.S. News & World Report every year since 1991 and attributes its leading standard of care in part to its innovative research and discovery, particularly in the areas of bionic medicine, robotics, neural regeneration, pain care and better outcomes. People from around the world choose RIC because of its expertise in treating such a wide range of conditions.
RIC operates its 182-bed flagship hospital in downtown Chicago, as well as a network of more than 50 sites of care throughout the city and surrounding suburbs through which it delivers inpatient, day rehabilitation and outpatient services. It also maintains strategic alliances with leading healthcare providers throughout the Midwest.