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UT Health East Texas Rehabilitation Center Recognized for 25 Years of Membership in the THA

UT Health Rehabilitation Center Administrator Laurie Lehnhof-Watts (from left) is presented with a 25-year tenure award by Corey Cotton, Texas Hospital Association member ambassador for the North Texas Region.

Tyler, Texas (October 21, 2021) — UT Health East Texas Rehabilitation Center was recognized for 25 years of membership in the Texas Hospital Association.

UT Health Rehabilitation Center Administrator Laurie Lehnhof-Watts, MSN, RN, said the employees who have worked at the facility since its inception are crucial to UT Health Rehabilitation Center’s 25 years of service to the community. “It is a testament to our wonderful team and sense of belonging that many employees feel,” she said.

The center offers a wide range of services to help individuals reach their highest level of function and independence possible, including:

  • A 48-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that treats a wide variety of case mixes, including recovering stroke and orthopedic patients.
  • 14 outpatient clinics, including physical, occupational and speech therapy treatment.
  • 11 cardiac rehabilitation clinics, with the Tyler location being the first location in East Texas to offer Pritikin ICR, a comprehensive program offering nutrition and stress management education, in addition to traditional exercise classes.
  • 10 Olympic Center medical fitness facilities, offering state-of-the-art fitness equipment, group fitness classes and Olympic size pools.

For more information about UT Health Rehabilitation Center and the services offered, visit