Vibra Hospital of Fort Wayne

Read some of our patients’ stories of their experience with our team.

  • Jenelle W.

    Vibra Hospital of Fort Wayne

    Jenelle is a vivacious 69-year-old lady who owns and operates a local antique store. She suddenly suffered a hemorrhagic pontine stroke with respiratory failure on January 22nd. She required intubation and eventually needed a tracheostomy when she failed to wean from the ventilator. She was discharged to a skilled nursing facility on February 2nd for continued care and therapy. She was hospitalized once again from February 15th-18th due to sepsis, a urinary tract infection, and a small ... Jenelle is a vivacious 69-year-old lady who owns and operates a local antique store. She suddenly suffered a hemorrhagic pontine stroke with ...
  • Robert H.

    Vibra Hospital of Fort Wayne

    Robert is a very pleasant gentleman who was a patient at Vibra Hospital of Fort Wayne earlier in 2017 following bypass surgery. On 10/24/17, he was admitted to an acute hospital with osteomyelitis in his right foot. He underwent revision of his transmetatarsal amputation and suffered acute respiratory failure due to opioids. He was then admitted to Vibra Hospital once again for continued wound care and intravenous antibiotics. When Robert arrived at Vibra, he could transfer with contact ... Robert is a very pleasant gentleman who was a patient at Vibra Hospital of Fort Wayne earlier in 2017 following bypass surgery. On 10/24/17, he was ...
  • Rex T.

    Vibra Hospital of Fort Wayne

    Rex was initially hospitalized on 12/31/14 with sepsis due to bacteria on his mitral valve. He underwent mitral valve replacement, and then post-operatively, he suffered a stroke which resulted in left side weakness and difficulty swallowing. He was transferred to Vibra Hospital of Fort Wayne on 1/23/15 for intravenous antibiotics and therapy. Rex was extremely weak when he was initially evaluated by therapy. He was unable to get out of bed or walk, and he could not eat on his own. In ... Rex was initially hospitalized on 12/31/14 with sepsis due to bacteria on his mitral valve. He underwent mitral valve replacement, and then ...
  • Thomas D.

    Vibra Hospital of Fort Wayne

    Tom is a 73 year old retired principal who loves working with his hands. In fact, he even built his own home. Tom enjoyed exceptionally good health and had never even been in the hospital until this past September. On 9/12/16, Tom experienced a sudden bout of vomiting and severe abdominal pain. He was taken to the hospital where he was diagnosed with gallbladder pancreatitis. He underwent removal of his gallbladder on 9/16/16. Postoperatively, he suffered multiple complications. He ... Tom is a 73 year old retired principal who loves working with his hands. In fact, he even built his own home. Tom enjoyed exceptionally good health ...
  • Rick B.

    Vibra Hospital of Fort Wayne

    Rick arrived at Vibra Hospital on 12/27/16 after a long and complicated hospital course. He was initially hospitalized on 12/9/16 with what was determined to be a cerebrovascular accident in multiple areas of his brain. He required intubation and mechanical ventilation, and he had an acute kidney injury. In addition, he suffered from encephalopathy which was exhibited in his extreme confusion and difficulty following instructions. He was a very sick man. When Rick was evaluated by ... Rick arrived at Vibra Hospital on 12/27/16 after a long and complicated hospital course. He was initially hospitalized on 12/9/16 with what was ...
  • Rhonda C.

    Vibra Hospital of Fort Wayne

    Rhonda’s story is truly miraculous. She underwent surgery to remove her gall bladder and to repair a hernia on 1/23/15, and she was discharged to home. On 2/7/15, she returned to the hospital with sepsis, respiratory failure, and acute renal failure. She required multiple surgeries for enterotomy repair and to drain an abdominal abscess. Her hospital course was also complicated by a pulmonary embolism and a deep venous thrombosis in her right leg. She arrived at Vibra Hospital on 3/6/15 ... Rhonda’s story is truly miraculous. She underwent surgery to remove her gall bladder and to repair a hernia on 1/23/15, and she was discharged to ...
  • Max B.

    Vibra Hospital of Fort Wayne

    Max is a very pleasant 70 year old gentleman who was admitted to the hospital on 5/10/16 with shortness of breath. He was diagnosed with pneumonia which progressed into respiratory failure with need for intubation and eventually a tracheostomy on 5/23/16. His medical status was made more fragile by history of a kidney transplant in 2008. He arrived at Vibra Hospital on 6/10/16 very sick and weak, but he was very motivated. At the time of his therapy evaluations, Max needed maximum to ... Max is a very pleasant 70 year old gentleman who was admitted to the hospital on 5/10/16 with shortness of breath. He was diagnosed with pneumonia ...
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