Rehabilitation Services and Wound Care
Department Phone: (906) 635-4426
Whether it is Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech Therapy, War Memorial Hospital Rehabilitation Center has the facilities and staff to optimize your recovery in a warm and friendly environment. Our multidisciplinary approach is designed to alleviate pain, restore function and improve mobility through individualized rehabilitative programs. Our highly qualified staff offers a variety of comprehensive treatment protocols as well as many specialty care services.
War Memorial Hospital Rehabilitation Center has a wide variety of services that will meet the needs of our patients and their families. For added convenience, patients may choose to utilize our main facility in Sault Ste. Marie or one of our many satellite clinics.
Follow the links below to learn about specific aspects of our services:
Are you a health care professional educated and trained to evaluate and treat patients of all ages who have difficulty with pain or function? Interested in joining our team? Please contact Janessa Copenhafer or Megan Doyle, Co-Directors of Rehabilitation, at 906-635-4426
Meet Our Department Co-Directors
Megan Doyle has worked for the WMH Rehab Center since 2007 after receiving her Physical Therapist license. Megan also holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Trinity University, a Master of Physical Therapy and post-professional Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, and is a Certified Lymphedema Therapist. She also specialize in women's and men’s health.
Janessa Copenhafer is a licensed physical therapist and has been with War Memorial Hospital since 2010. She holds degrees from Grand Valley State University (Bachelor of Science in Health Science and Doctorate of Physical Therapy) and in 2015 she furthered her education by becoming a Wound Care Certified clinician through the National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy. In 2012 and 2015, Janessa was acknowledged as the best physical therapist of Chippewa/Luce/Mackinac Counties by the readers of The Evening News.
Meet Our Front Office Staff
Ashley Burger: Ashley has been working in healthcare administration for since 2009. She joints WMH with enthusiasm and a vast range of experience. In her spare time, she teaches various dance classes; including, ballroom for adults, creative movement for special needs and classes at Allure/LSSU.
Julie Gordon: Julie has worked at rehab since 2009. She has a B.S. in Human Services. She loves spending time with friends and family as well as summertime and reading.
Angela Hascall: Angela has been with War Memorial since 2012. She has worked in all different departments, which she believes has helped her become more familiar with the work she does now in the rehabilitation department. She has worked as a CNA at Long Term Care, medical/surgical unit, and now specializes as a rehabilitation clerk. She loves the hospital and all her co-workers, past and present. In her spare time she loves being outdoors and with her family.
Nikki Stanaway: Nikki has been with WMH since 2012 and joined the rehab team in 2014. She took on the position of office manager, bringing her 14 years of clinical experience and certified medical biller.
Rehabilitation Center Location
Our main War Memorial Hospital Rehabilitation Center is located at:
2472 Ashmun St.
Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
Our Satellite Clinics
War Memorial Hospital's Rehabilitation Center has several satellite offices. Connect with any of our office by calling 906.635.4426 or by finding the location nearest you.
Bay Mills Clinic
12099 West Lakeshore Drive
Brimley, MI 49715
Les Cheneaux Rehab
391 Hwy M-134
Cedarville, MI 49719
16523 South Water Tower Drive
Kincheloe, MI 49788
Drummond Island Clinic
33896 S. Townline Road
Drummond Island, MI 49726