Inpatient Rehabilitation

Natalie Schieldrop, center, was a patient at Vanderbilt Rehabilitation Center before beginning a student nursing internship at Newport Hospital.
Natalie Schieldrop, center, was a patient at Vanderbilt Rehabilitation Center before beginning a student nursing internship at Newport Hospital. See her story.

The inpatient rehabilitation program at the Vanderbilt Rehabilitation Center is designed Press Ganey 2016 award given to Vanderbilt Rehab at Newport Hospitalfor patients who require intensive, interdisciplinary rehabilitation services in a hospital setting. Our program has been named a Guardian of Excellence award winner four years in a row by Press Ganey Associates, for the outstanding patient experience we provide.

Our Programs

We have two Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) accredited programs providing the best care for our patients:

  • Inpatient Rehabilitation Program for Adults Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities given to Vanderbilt Rehabilitation
  • Stroke Specialty Program for Adults

About the Center

The acute inpatient rehabilitation unit has 12 beds in a beautiful facility with views of Newport from each room. The center’s highly qualified and dedicated staff employs an interdisciplinary team approach to care.  Skilled services are provided in a 24-hour therapeutic environment with direct nursing care and intensive physician-directed therapy program which include therapies, education and training.  The services are individually designed to address the special care needs, maximize the abilities and minimize the disabilities of each patient.

Contact Us

Refer a Patient
Please call our rehabilitation liaison at 401-641-2019 or 401-261-9623 or our clinical coordinator at 401-845-1605.

Questions or Concerns? 
Please call the clinical coordinator at 401-845-1605.

Speak with a Staff Member
Want to speak with a staff member on the nursing unit? Please call 401-845-1607.