Comprehensive Integrated Inpatient Rehabilitation Program (CIIRP) - James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital - Tampa, Florida
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James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital - Tampa, Florida


Comprehensive Integrated Inpatient Rehabilitation Program (CIIRP)

Our Mission

is to provide comprehensive treatment to maximize functional independence, to enhance quality of life, and to assist the participant to regain his/her role as an active and useful member of society.

Program Overview

The James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital Comprehensive Integrated Inpatient Rehabilitation Program (CIIRP) provides services for participants with stroke, amputation, orthopedic conditions, debility and other disabilities.

Program Description

Participants receive a thorough interdisciplinary evaluation and individualized treatment. Participants and family members are actively involved in the planning and treatment process. This is accomplished through team meetings with participants and family members, education and training from therapists, counseling and support groups.

Program Features

  • CARF and JCAHO accredited
  • Dedicated, specialized treatment staff
  • Individualized therapeutic activities
  • Participant and family education
  • Participant support group
  • On site access to comprehensive medical and surgical services
  • Individualized discharge planning
  • Driver evaluation and training program
  • Pool therapy including Underwater Treadmill Training
  • Virtual reality treadmill
  • Exoskeleton

The CIIRP Team

  • Rehabilitation Medicine Physicians
  • Clinical Care Coordinators
  • Rehabilitation Nurses
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Physical Therapists
  • Therapeutic Recreation Specialists
  • Speech Language Pathologists
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Specialists
  • Social Workers
  • Dieticians
  • Neuropsychologists

Admission Criteria for the CIIRP

  • Medically Stable
  • Not ventilator dependent
  • Has potential to participate in and benefit from a comprehensive rehabilitation program
  • Able to be managed safely on the rehabilitation unit

Participants may be admitted to the CIIRP for any of the following reasons:

  • Physical impairments limiting functional activity
  • Functional impairments requiring assistance in self-care, mobility, thinking skills, use of adaptive equipment, energy conservation, or safety techniques.
  • Medical complications resulting in decreased function
  • Limited or no previous access to a full range of comprehensive rehabilitation services.

CIIRP Outcomes FY2019

Functional outcomes Calculated from Uniform Data System Statistics

-Orthopedics 130 Patients Served-

  • 96% discharged home after rehab
  • Average length of stay: 14 days
  • FIM Change: 21.1 points
  • National benchmark: 26.4 points

-Stroke 32 Patients Served-

  • 78% discharged home after rehab
  • Average length of stay: 33 days
  • FIM Change: 26.4 points
  • National benchmark: 24.1 points

-Amputee 18 Patients Served-

  • 83% discharged home after rehab
  • Average length of stay: 24 days
  • FIM Change: 23.8 points
  • National benchmark: 17.3 points

Patient Satisfaction outcome calculated using uSPEQ


  • 100% of patients would recommend CIIRP to a friend
  • 100% of patients reported overall satisfied with service received
  • 100% of patient reported CIIRP service allowed them to deal with everyday activities at discharge
  • 100% of patients reported staff treated them with respect and courtesy

 Lowest satisfaction score
  • 89.3% of patients said they were able to do things they wanted to do now

Referral Information

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Mailstop 117
James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital
13000 Bruce B. Downs Blvd
Tampa, Florida 33612
(813) 972-2000 x6149
(866) 643-3889

Contact Info


  • Bldg 38

Contact Number(s)

  • 813-972-2000 Ext. 6149
  • 866-643-3889

Hours of Operation

  • 7:30 am-4:30 pm