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North Alabama Specialty Hospital

Care Transitions

Reducing Readmissions and Bettering Our Community with Extended Critical Illness Recovery Treatments

When any person enters a hospital in critical condition, everyone is hoping the patient makes a swift recovery, but healthcare professionals like you know that recovery from a critical condition usually isn’t complete at discharge.

Most hospitals and case managers discharge some of these patients to a lower-level of care, but in many cases, patients actually need the same, ICU-like treatments which they are leaving. Without this intensity of services, patients’ conditions deteriorate, readmissions to short-term acute care hospitals (STACHs) occur, and the patients’ recoveries are derailed.

At AMG Specialty Hospital – North Alabama, we help patients who need longer-term, more intensive treatments. These critical illness recovery hospitals are uniquely suited to not only care for patients with complex medical conditions, but also to provide the rehabilitation they need to get back to the life they love and regain their independence.

With low nurse-to-patient ratios, the same level of care as an STACH intensive care unit, and daily access to specialists, critical illness recovery hospital patients are less likely to require readmission than SNF patients.

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We’re a top-5 post-acute care hospital system for a reason

AMG Specialty Hospital – North Alabama is proud and honored to be a part of a Top-5 Post-Acute Care Hospital System in the nation. We achieved this rank because we’re focused on our patients’ futures rather than their present situations.

At AMG Specialty Hospital – North Alabama, treatment plans are designed for each individual patient to maximize their recovery while reducing the time it takes to get there. We reduce readmission rates for patients that might otherwise find themselves in and out of a traditional hospital, and we give them the best chance at a speedy recovery.

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Patients Graduated to a Lower Level of Care:

81% (2019 YTD)

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Patients Successfully Weaned

81% (2018)

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Patients Receive More Attention

24/7 Nursing

Families Can Embrace Recovery

Families may visit 24/7

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Our Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Pulmonary & Respiratory Care
  • Renal Care
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Internal Medicine
  • Radiology
  • Infectious Diseases Services
  • Speech Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • General Surgery
  • Wound Care
  • Dialysis
  • Dietary & Nutritional Care
  • Cardiology
  • Pulmonary & Respiratory Care
  • Renal Care
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Internal Medicine
  • Radiology
  • Neurology
  • Infectious Diseases Services
  • Speech Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • General Surgery
  • Wound Care
  • Dialysis
  • Dietary & Nutritional Care
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Quick Facts

31 Beds

24/7 Respiratory Care

24/7 Nursing

Discharge Planning

24/7 Telemetry

Families May Visit 24/7

Dietary & Nutritional Care

Pharmacy

Laboratory

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TAKE A LOOK INSIDE

See first-hand the compassionate, quality care we provide and how we help your patients return to health and regain independence.

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HOW CAN WE HELP?

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Have a patient who could benefit from
intensive rehabilitation and
longer-term care?

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Ready to play a role in the
recovery process for critically ill
or medically complex patients?

MAKE A REFERRAL

Have a patient who could benefit from
intensive rehabilitation and
longer-term care?

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Ready to play a role in the
recovery process for critically ill
or medically complex patients?

Our goal as healthcare providers should be to help patients travel the straightest line possible between their illness and recovery. If you want to discharge patients earlier, improve patient outcomes, and still reduce readmissions, then we want to talk to you. Our combination of intense services, aggressive rehabilitation therapies, and our high-level of attention to patients results in better patient outcomes.

Our goal as healthcare providers should be to help patients travel the straightest line possible between their illness and recovery. If you want to discharge patients earlier, improve patient outcomes, and still reduce readmissions, then we want to talk to you. Our combination of intense services, aggressive rehabilitation therapies, and our high-level of attention to patients results in better patient outcomes.

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