Acute Rehabilitation Center

The following rehabilitation services are provided through an affiliation of Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago and Southern Illinois Healthcare. For the past fourteen years, RIC has been named the number one rehabilitation hospital in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

The Acute Rehabilitation Center at Herrin Hospital is an inpatient unit that provides comprehensive rehabilitation with a focus on functional gains. Intensive interdisciplinary treatment for medically stable patients includes 3-5 hours of therapy per day.

Appropriate Diagnoses Include:
  • Neurological disorders - stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis
  • Orthopedic disorders - amputation, fractured femur, total knee or hip replacement
  • Multiple trauma, congenital deformity
  • Medical Director:
    Terrence P. Glennon, M.D.
    Board certified in Physicial Medicine and Rehabilitation (Physiatry)
    Professional Support:
  • Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech Pathologists
  • Rehabilitation Nurses
  • Social Workers
  • Psychologists

  • The physicians providing services on behalf of Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago are employees of Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago with privileges to admit and care for patients at Southern Illinois Healthcare hospitals.

    Herrin Hospital

    201 South 14th Street
    Herrin, IL 62948

    Admissions: ext. 35493
    Nursing Unit: ext. 35474