Orlando Health opening advanced rehabilitation institute in Ocoee

The health care organization will host a ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday, Oct. 5.

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Orlando Health is opening an advanced rehabilitation institute in the city of Ocoee.

The health care organization will host a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new center Thursday, Oct. 5.

The event will feature words from Orlando Health and community leaders, as well as facility tours.

The institute is the first freestanding comprehensive medical rehabilitation facility in Orange County.

The new facility is located on the Orlando Health – Health Central Hospital campus, 10000 W. Colonial Drive, Ocoee.

The building is a 54-bed inpatient facility and was designed to provide high-quality, post-acute care for patients requiring medical and rehabilitative services.

Some of the facilities features include all private patient rooms, a dedicated therapy space and a simulated apartment for activities of daily living. 

The facility also houses a gym with state-of-the-art rehabilitative equipment, including body-weight-supported gait systems, robotics for training in arm/hand coordination and walking, and communication assistance technology.

The ribbon cutting will take place at 9:45 a.m. at 1300 Hempel Ave., Ocoee.

For more information on the advanced rehabilitation institute, click here.  



Annabelle Sikes

News Editor Annabelle Sikes was born in Boca Raton and moved to Orlando in 2018 to attend the University of Central Florida. She graduated from UCF in May 2021 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a minor in sociology. Her past journalism experiences include serving as a web producer at the Orlando Sentinel, a reporter at The Community Paper, managing editor for NSM Today, digital manager at Centric Magazine and as an intern for the Orlando Weekly.

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