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Sheltering Arms Institute

Sheltering Arms and VCU Health have come together to create Sheltering Arms Institute, a state-of-the-science destination rehabilitation hospital. The collaboration brings together the brand and clinical reputation of Sheltering Arms and the nationally ranked programs of VCU Health. The new hospital blends advanced technology, research and evidence-based clinical care to create an innovative, transdisciplinary model of inpatient rehabilitative care facilitating superior outcomes for patients.... Read more


As a leading physical rehabilitation hospital, Sheltering Arms Institute offers the most comprehensive treatment and support system in central Virginia and beyond with specialty units designed to treat severe and complex neurological and orthopedic conditions. Our evidence-based clinical practice guidelines ensure the best possible outcomes for our patients.... Read more


Reinventing rehabilitation for life beyond limits.... Read more


Sheltering Arms Institute, a national leader in the science of rehabilitation, delivers personalized care in an environment that supports recovery and restores possibility through the integration of collaborative science and research, interprofessional education, community engagement, and stewardship.... Read more

Additional Culture Details

Our culture propels patient outcomes, transforming the course of rehabilitation medicine.

…partner with every individual as a unique and whole person.
…approach care holistically to benefit patient outcomes.
…advocate to make our community accessible, diverse and inclusive.
…express enthusiasm and joy at work.
…create environments where individuals take ownership and pride in their contributions.
...embrace new ideas in support of research, learning and continuous improvement.
…assume positive intentions and communicate with transparency, directness and compassion.

Our team is dedicated to connecting our patients with resources they may need outside our hospital, whether now or in the future, including our community partners. Research shows that long-term patient outcomes improve when patients have a knowledgeable and experienced network to help them continue their recovery after discharge. We want to ensure a successful recovery even after you leave our hospital doors!
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Courage calls on us to create an environment that inspires confidence and a belief in what is possible.

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