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Akron General Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation Re-Accredited

The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, CARF International, has granted Akron General Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation a three-year re-accreditation.

“This achievement is an indication of your organization’s dedication and commitment to improving the quality of the lives of the persons served,” wrote Brian J. Boon, PhD, President and CEO of CARF International, in his letter of accreditation. “Services, personnel, and documentation clearly indicate an established pattern of practice excellence.”

Akron General Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation received accreditation for hospital inpatient programs for adults, children and adolescents; for inpatient rehabilitation for brain-injured adults, children and adolescents; for inpatient rehabilitation for adult stroke patients; and for single discipline and interdisciplinary outpatient medical rehabilitation programs for adults. Read more.

Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation Institute - Comprehensive Rehabilitation Service with Compassionate Care

New location of the Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation Institute in Cuyahoga Falls, OhioWe know that rehabilitation can be a long process, but Edwin Shaw, Akron General's rehabilitation hospital, has the state-of-the-art facility, expert staff, and the kindness and compassion you can lean on to help you recover.

Located in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, Akron General Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation Institute is an accredited rehabilitation services hospital, dedicated to helping patients who have experienced strokes, brain or head traumas, spinal cord injuries, multiple traumas, amputations, orthopaedic, neuromuscular and related conditions, or those in need of drug or alcohol addiction rehab. We are the Akron/Canton area's most experienced and most accredited inpatient rehabilitation facility. Rehab care is all we do each and every day. Our goal is to reduce the extent of disability through physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy, while we strive to restore the independence of patients with disabling diseases, injuries and addictions.

The expertise of our highly accredited rehabilitation professionals and support staff is unmatched in the state. Their skill, caring and dedication make Edwin Shaw a leading rehabilitation service facility. Whether you're in need of physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, or rehabilitation for drug addiction or alcohol addiction, we have a program to help you recover and find your new beginning.

Our unique rehab facility serves residents of the following communities: Akron, West Akron, Cuyahoga Falls, Stow, Kent, Hudson, Canton, Green, Massillon, Lodi, Medina, Norton, Wayne, Wadsworth and other surrounding areas. Our specialized programs, together with the community's support, have continually helped renew our commitment to provide the highest quality, most comprehensive and cost-effective rehabilitation services available in Ohio.

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Why Does CARF Matter?
Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation was recently accredited by CARF International for another three years. A proud achievement; but, are you wondering what it stands for and what it says about Edwin Shaw? Take a moment to learn more about the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, a nonprofit accreditor of health and human services, and why it's important to choose Edwin Shaw, a CARF accredited rehab facility.  more...

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Challenge Golf Course and Driving Range is a unique facility committed to helping people with an injury or illness get back on the links with their family and friends. Learn more about this inspiring program here.  more...

 

 

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