Employees and Physicians to Ride Tricycles to Raise Funds for Arthritis Foundation
Nashville, Tenn. – On Friday, May 2 from noon – 1:00 p.m., employees and physicians will race tricycles around the Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital, located at 2201 Children’s Way. This event raises money for the Vanderbilt Stallworth’s team fundraising efforts for The Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis.
“Our hospital has a long-standing commitment to community service,” says Susan Heath, CEO of Vanderbilt Stallworth. “By hosting events like this, we are able to raise awareness and funds for an important cause by having fun and bringing many groups of individuals together.”
To date, the team has raised money for the cause by hosting various events like the Tricycle Relays. In addition to their fundraising efforts, Vanderbilt Stallworth will serve as a sponsor of the walk, which will be held Saturday, May 17 at Centennial Park.
About Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital
Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital, a joint venture between Vanderbilt University Medical Center and HealthSouth, is an 80-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services. Serving patients throughout the Middle Tennessee and surrounding areas, the hospital is located at 2201 Children’s Way, Nashville, Tenn. and on the Web at www.vanderbiltstallworthrehab.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: Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital