Yuma Rehabilitation Hospital Physician Honored for Clinical Excellence
YUMA, Ariz. – Rinely Aguiar-Olsen, M.D., medical director at Yuma Rehabilitation Hospital recently received the 2014 Clinical Excellence Award during HealthSouth’s Medical Directors’ Meeting held in San Antonio, Texas.
The award recognizes outstanding clinical knowledge, technical and clinical skills, clinical judgment, communication skills and exemplary performance in the development of clinical programs. Dr. Olsen is one of only six physicians serving in HealthSouth’s network of 104 rehabilitation hospitals to earn this prestigious designation.
“Under Dr. Olsen’s leadership, our clinical staff works together as a team to provide high-quality, cost-effective healthcare services to patients who require rehabilitative services,” said Josh Bowie, chief executive officer of Yuma Rehabilitation Hospital. “She is recognized as an expert in our hospital and community and consistently demonstrates a genuine concern for our patients’ care. All of our staff, including myself, takes great pride in working with her.”
Dr. Olsen received her doctor of medicine from the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, and completed an internal medicine residency at Banner Samaritan Regional Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona. She is board certified in internal medicine and is ACLS-BLS certified.
About Yuma Rehabilitation Hospital Yuma Rehabilitation Hospital, a partnership between HealthSouth Corporation and Yuma Regional Medical, is a 41-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services. Serving patients throughout Yuma and Imperial counties, the hospital is located at 901 W. 24th Street and on the Web at www.yumarehabhospital.com.
HealthSouth is the nation’s largest owner and operator of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals in terms of patients treated and discharged, revenues and number of hospitals. Operating in 28 states across the country and in Puerto Rico, HealthSouth serves patients through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, outpatient rehabilitation satellite clinics and home health agencies. HealthSouth’s hospitals provide a higher level of rehabilitative care to patients who are recovering from conditions such as stroke and other neurological disorders, cardiac and pulmonary conditions, brain and spinal cord injuries, complex orthopedic conditions, and amputations. HealthSouth can be found on the Web at www.healthsouth.com.
Source: Yuma Rehabilitation Hospital