Cathy Blackwell

One January day, Cathy and her husband were out in their pole barn when she fell. “I hit my head hard, but didn’t think anything about the injury,” Cathy said. But over the next several hours, she began to experience dizziness, headaches, and shoulder pain.

Ruth Ann Bandy chose SIRH for stroke rehab

Ruth Ann Bandy

Before suffering a stroke, Ruth Ann Bandy lived an active and busy life. The stroke affected Ruth Ann’s mobility in her right arm and leg, as well as her speech.

Phyllis Ellis chose Southern Indiana Rehabilitation Hospital to help her recover from the effects of COVID-19

Phyllis Ellis

When she arrived at SIRH, Phyllis could only use her hands and move her toes. Her main focus was to walk again, though she doubted if it was possible.