Spire Rehabilitation Hospital opens in Jackson

June 15, 2017

Red Coat ribbon cutting at Spire
Jackson Chamber's Ambassadors, Mayor Harris and Mayor Gist celebrate the grand opening of Spire as Julie Taylor, HealthSouth-Jackson CEO cuts the ribbon.

Spire Rehabilitation Hospital celebrated their grand opening ceremony by inviting the public to a ribbon cutting and festivities on June 14 at their location on 616 West Forest Avenue in Jackson, Tennessee.

Ribbon Cutting for Spire Rehabilitation Hospital in Jackson, Tennessee
Officials celebrate with a ribbon cutting inside the hospital.

The new, freestanding inpatient rehabilitation hospital includes 48 all-private patient rooms featuring one isolation room, four bariatric rooms and 10 rooms equipped for patients needing dialysis treatments during their stay. Also included in the 57,066-square-foot hospital, is a spacious therapy gym, courtyard, dining and dayroom areas.


The new rehabilitation hospital has been housed on the fourth floor at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital and will begin accepting patients on July 1, 2017. This new location will provide comprehensive physical rehabilitation to patients who have experienced stroke, trauma, brain and orthopedic injuries, or other major illnesses or injuries.

About West Tennessee Healthcare
West Tennessee Healthcare is a public, not-for-profit healthcare system servicing 18 counties throughout West Tennessee. The mission of West Tennessee Healthcare is to improve the health and well-being of the communities we serve while providing exceptional and compassionate care. For more information, visit wth.org.

About HealthSouth
HealthSouth is one of the nation’s largest providers of post-acute healthcare services, offering both facility-based and home-based post-acute services in 36 states and Puerto Rico through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies, and hospice agencies. HealthSouth can be found on the web at healthsouth.com.