Maine hospital eyes major expansion with proposed rehab center

By | February 13, 2018

What’s been described as “probably the largest single project York Hospital has undertaken on its campus in the last 35 years” is currently before the local Planning Board, as the hospital and Northeast Rehabilitation Hospital Network are partnering to propose a 20-bed acute rehabilitation center there.

The 20,000-square-foot addition to the hospital would be built to the east of the Strater Wing, said hospital President and CEO Jud Knox. It would house patients needing acute care, such as orthopedic, neurological and cardiac rehabilitation.

Northeast Rehabilitation currently has an acute care facility at Pease International Tradeport in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, but “demand for …read more

Source: Bangor Daily News