Specialty Hospital of Lorain has met the long term acute care (LTAC) needs of Lorain County since opening in 2000. Currently the hospital is a not for profit joint venture of Mercy Regional Health System, EMH Regional Healthcare System, and Grace Hospital.
Specialty Hospital of Lorain is the only long term acute care (LTAC) facility in Lorain County. It features 28 beds for patient care and is staffed with nurses who are certified in advanced cardiac life support.
Specialty Hospital of Lorain utilizes many of the services of Amherst Hospital, including radiology, laboratory and pharmacy. The full-service Emergency Room is available if needed.