ClearSky Health, an established rehabilitative healthcare provider, recently broke ground for a new inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Avondale, Ariz. The hospital will be located at 109th Ave. and West McDowell Road.

ClearSky Rehabilitation Hospital of Avondale will be a 30-bed facility that is expected to treat about 650 patients annually. Physician-led rehabilitative services will include physical, occupational, and speech therapy; rehabilitative nursing; case management; respiratory therapy, dietary services, and other specialized care.

READ ALSO: Here’s how West Valley healthcare is driving the economy

Avondale Mayor, Kenn Weise, spoke at the groundbreaking, stating that the area has 41,000 healthcare workers to supply a large talent pool for ClearSky Rehabilitation Hospital of Avondale.

“As we talk about rehabilitation, we’re referring to physical, occupational, and speech therapies,” Weise said. “Almost all of us have had someone we know who has needed at least one of those treatments. Having a world-class facility like ClearSky Rehabilitation Hospital of Avondale provide those services is extremely beneficial to our community.”

Darby Brockette, CEO of ClearSky Health, also spoke at the groundbreaking, thanking Avondale’s Economic Development, the city, and other partners.

“You’re blessed to live in an area that has fabulous healthcare,” Brockette said. “ClearSky Health is just proud to be a part of it. I commit to this community – every patient, every family member – that we’re going to provide you excellence in rehabilitative care, resulting in high quality outcomes and  patient satisfaction.”

The planned 43,000-square-foot medical facility will feature private rooms, a rehabilitative gym, dining room, and an activity of daily living space. The hospital is expected to open Summer 2022.

ClearSky Health is a premier rehabilitative healthcare provider that collaborates with healthcare facilities to improve, expand, or introduce rehabilitative services to communities served. Its management team has expertise in design, development, implementation, and operation of rehabilitative services. ClearSky Health currently owns and operates five rehabilitation hospitals in Texas, Louisiana, and New Mexico.