Rehabilitation Network

About the Rehabilitation Network

Q: What is the HSS Rehabilitation Network?

A: Hospital for Special Surgery's Rehabilitation Network is a membership organization, under the management of Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS). Founded in 1994, it includes over 150 outpatient physical and occupational therapy facilities located throughout the New York Tri-State area, as well as in Palm Beach County, Florida and the suburban Philadelphia area.

Q: How are the practices within the Rehabilitation Network associated with Hospital for Special Surgery?

A:The Network collaborates with community based therapy practices to achieve its goal of providing patients with a resource by which they can easily and confidently access the highest level of care, close to where they live or work. 

Q: What criteria are met by these practices in order to become Network members?

A: The combined expertise of HSS and our Network members, along with an emphasis on world-class professional education and advanced research efforts, puts the HSS Rehabilitation Network at the top level of excellence in musculoskeletal rehabilitation.

Q: Once a practice is accepted into the Network, are they ever reevaluated to ensure that the standards are being maintained?

A: Yes, to ensure that members uphold a consistent level of quality, each member’s practice is revisited every 18 months by an HSS site visit surveyor.