About Fairlawn

About HealthSouth

About Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital

Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital is a partnership of two outstanding healthcare organizations — UMass Memorial Health Care, the area's predominant teaching hospital, and HealthSouth Corporation, one of the nation's largest providers of inpatient physical rehabilitation services. Through this unique collaboration, our patients and their families receive the expert rehabilitative care they need to resume productive, fulfilling lives.

About UMass Memorial Health Care

UMass Memorial Health Care is the largest health care system in central and western Massachusetts, and the clinical partner of the University of Massachusetts Medical School. Many of Fairlawn’s physicians are members of the UMass Memorial Health Care medical staff.

UMass Memorial includes five acute-care hospitals, all of which are fully accredited by the Joint Commission or Det Norske Veritas (DNV):

The system also includes home health and hospice programs, behavioral health programs and community-based physician practices. Approximately 1,700 physicians are members of our active medical staff, and the system employees 12,350, including 3,000 registered nurses. In total, UMass Memorial hospitals have 1,110 acute-care beds.

About HealthSouth

HealthSouth is one of the nation’s largest healthcare providers specializing in inpatient rehabilitation services. With thousands of employees innovating specialized care across the country, HealthSouth’s priority is to deliver high-quality patient care through a network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, outpatient rehabilitation satellite clinics and home health agencies.

HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospitals lead the way, consistently outperforming peers with a unique, intensive approach to rehabilitative care, partnering with every patient to find a treatment plan that works for them. HealthSouth offers a wide range of comprehensive rehabilitation programs for a wide variety of diagnoses. Specializing in physical medicine and rehabilitation, our physicians lead a highly qualified team of nurses and therapists to provide a coordinated and personalized program of rehabilitative care, using the most advanced technologies possible.

HealthSouth's therapists, medical staff and physicians are dedicated to one goal - returning patients to maximum independence in less than average time. 

Fairlawn's Mission Statement

Our mission

The mission of Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital is to be the premier provider of an integrated model of rehabilitation services with a preeminence in specialty rehabilitation programs that result in measurable benefits for the community, the hospital, the staff, the volunteers, and, most importantly, the patient and family.

Our values 

At Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital, the cornerstone of our operations is the delivery of quality healthcare in the most appropriate, safe, patient-centered environment. We place primary value on:


We look to provide our patients with the finest clinicians, technology, facilities and programs available. We do this in a safe environment, responding to the needs of our diverse patient population, always working to achieve superior outcomes for each patient in a professional, caring and cooperative manner.


We consider trust and integrity to be essential in all our relationships. We are committed to operating our business honestly, with financial integrity and in adherence with all federal, state and local regulatory obligations affecting the operation of our business.


We are committed to providing high-quality healthcare in an innovative, yet cost-effective manner, managing our resources wisely, and responding proactively to the changes in our industry. We seek to develop relationships with a diverse array of business partners that share similar values and conduct business in an ethical manner.


We respect and embrace the diversity all of our employees bring to HealthSouth.  We provide opportunities for our employees’ growth and development and encourage their participation in an open and inclusive culture.  In addition, we respect our patients, physicians, shareholders, business partners and vendors, recognizing the valuable role each of them plays in our business and striving to communicate with them openly and honestly.

Get in Touch with Us

Contact us to learn more about our rehabilitation programs or to set up a tour at our hospital.

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Becoming a Patient

Our hospital provides care for those who are ready to be discharged from a hospital but not ready to return home. Treatment and care is designed to bridge the gap between hospital and home. Anyone who is limited functionally from an injury or illness can benefit from rehabilitation.

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See Our Hospital

Join us for a virtual tour of our hospital where you will see our patient rooms, exercise facilities, and more. You can also set up a personal tour by calling our hospital.

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