Support groups

Early Onset Parkinson Disease (EOPD) Support Group

East Texas Center for Independent Living (ETCIL)



The ETMC Rehabilitation Center treats patients with a team approach utilizing a carefully designed plan of care.

Following our stated mission, we record and analyze our performance in providing rehabilitative services. Results are available to the people of East Texas, people we are proud to serve.

The following examples are provided to describe characteristics of those we serve, and to measure our success in enhancing patients’ lives. We compare ETMC Rehabilitation Center’s outcomes with other rehabilitation hospitals in the region, including Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma and Louisiana.

Number of persons served by the inpatient rehabilitation program 967
Average age of those served 73
Average length of stay for those served - in days 14
Percent of those served who were discharged home 70%
Percent of those served who sustained or improved after discharge 93%
Percent of those served living at home 90 days after discharge 86%
Percent of those served who were satisfied with their outcomes 90 days after discharge 93%

Stroke 20%
Fracture lower extremity 16%
Replace lower extremity joint 12%
General rehab 11%
Other orthopedic 10%
Brain injury 7%
Cardiac/pulmonary 7%
Multiple trauma 5%
Neurologic 5%
Amputation lower extremity 4%
Spinal injury 3%