Mena Regional offers both Inpatient and Outpatient Therapy Services to help you return to or maintain an active lifestyle. The experts at Mena Regional Therapy Services are enthusiastic about supporting you in achieving your health goals through Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy. Choose to recover close to home with Mena Regional Therapy Services

Inpatient Therapy

Mena Regional Health System is committed to assisting patients in overcoming obstacles and returning to their daily lives, whether it’s work, family, active retirement, or independent living.

The Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit implements a team approach, offering individual one-on-one physical, occupational and speech therapy, 24 hour nursing and case management. The skilled nursing staff are under the direction of a medical director who specializes in rehabilitation. Hospitalists and psychiatrists are available as needed. Our unit features spacious and comfortable patient rooms that are specifically crafted to enhance the patient’s rehabilitation progress. Additionally, the therapy areas are conveniently situated within the unit.

Rehabilitation greatly benefits patients that experience difficulties in the following areas:

Impaired mobility, balance and coordination mobility

Limitations in joint strength and motion

Speech and communication problems

Changes in memory, thought processing, reasoning and rational thinking

Limitations in self-care

Swallowing disorders

We understand that each patient is different. Therefore, our devoted team personalizes the care of every patient according to their unique needs and pace of progress. Physicians, patients, patient’s families, discharge planners, and health professionals can all make referrals. Patients meeting admission criteria can be admitted from home, clinic, assisted living or hospitals.

Contact the Mena Rehabilitation Intake Coordinator

Kayla Arce, BSN, RN

Call or Fax

Bradley Short, D.O.

Medical Director

Dr. Short is a specialized board certified physiatrist with over 20 years of experience.

Kayla Arce, BSN, RN

Rehab Clinical Director

Stacee Bacon, M.S., CCC-SLP

Program Director

Outpatient Therapy

In outpatient therapy our therapists focus on maximizing patients’ mobility, strength, and function to return to or maintain an active lifestyle. Our careteam uses evidence-based evaluation and testing procedures to develop individualized treatment plans for our patients.The goal of rehabilitative medicine is to improve a person’s functioning, mobility and independence, thereby increasing the quality of their life.

Outpatient Therapy is now located at 311 N Morrow Street.
Patients should park in the shared parking lot with Women’s Center and Outpatient Surgery and check in at the Outpatient Desk in the lobby.

Our Outpatient Services Include:




Neurological & Balance

Dry needling



Featured Staff

Stacee Bacon, M.S., CCC-SLP

Program Director