MOREHEAD, Ky. — St. Claire HealthCare recently welcomed Karen Lang as administrative director of post-acute care.
Lang will provide administrative leadership for St. Claire HealthCare’s inpatient rehabilitation and skilled nursing care unit, located on the fifth floor of St. Claire Regional Medical Center. The unit provides acute inpatient rehabilitation and skilled nursing care for patients who require a combination of physical, occupational, and speech therapies because of life-changing illnesses or accidents such as stroke, head or spinal cord injuries, major trauma, amputation, hip fractures, and other neurological and orthopedic conditions.
In addition to managing the daily activities of the inpatient rehabilitation unit, Lang will also assist the chief nursing officer with strategic planning, integrity planning and regulatory compliance, in addition to other duties.
Lang’s experience includes more than 10 years of service as St. Claire HealthCare’s vice president of clinical and post-acute services, as well as roles at other medical centers.