$71M WellSpan facility to open April 23Brent Burkey
York County-based WellSpan Health's $71 million facility for rehabilitation and orthopedic services is scheduled to open April 23 in York Township, according to a news release.
The 73-bed WellSpan Surgery and Rehabilitation Hospital will have 48 beds dedicated to rehabilitation, as well as 25 beds and four operating rooms for orthopedic patients, according to the release.
Construction began in spring 2010, the release stated. People increasingly will require orthopedic and rehabilitation services as the region's population grows and ages, according to the release.
The hospital also will allow WellSpan to treat more patients at York Hospital, which has experienced high inpatient and emergency department volumes for several years, the release stated.