Peterson Healthcare and Rehabilitation Hospital is the Ohio Valley’s leading provider in nursing and rehabilitation services. Peterson, located in the Woodsdale section of Wheeling, has delivered excellent care and superior outcomes to patients for over 60 years.

Peterson provides several distinct levels of care and treatment, including acute inpatient rehab; post hospital, short-term, comprehensive skilled nursing; and long-term living care. In addition, Peterson also accommodates hospice care and has an extensive outpatient evaluation and treatment department, as well as a lymphedema program. Our medical staff, employees, and volunteers share the same values and work together to promote quality healthcare of the highest standard.

Our mission at Peterson is to provide superior rehabilitation services that promote independent functioning, restore full potential, and improve the quality of life for our patients and residents. Peterson is constantly striving to achieve our mission of a balance of patient care and patient success.

Peterson’s goal is to provide outstanding rehabilitation for our patients, professionals, and community. Peterson has been recognized by the community for many consecutive years as the “Best” Rehabilitation Hospital in the Ohio Valley.

We believe in the potential of our patients and we wish to provide all of the care, treatment, and education necessary to facilitate their optimal level of functioning, while allowing them to receive care in their community close to family and friends.


    • Acute Rehabilitation
    • Comprehensive Skilled Nursing
    • Long-Term Living
    • Outpatient Services
    • Physical Therapy
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Speech Pathology
    • Certified Lymphedema Therapists
    • Rehabilitation
    • ACP (Accelerated Care Plus)
    • Orthopedic
    • Neurology (Stroke, Parkinson’s, etc.)
    • peterson-pic2IV Therapy
    • Wound Care
    • Primary Care Nursing
    • Lymphedema Services
    • Emergency Call Systems


    • 150 Dually Certified Skilled and LTC Beds
    • 22 Acute Rehabilitation Beds


    • Delicious Home Cooked Meals (Cozy Corner Café open daily & Breakfast Club open Fridays)
    • Laundry & Housekeeping
    • Beauty & Barber Shop
    • peterson-pic3Recreation & Activities
    • Social Service Assistance
    • Spiritual & Emotional Support
    • Cable TV
    • Local Phone Service

Payer Types Accepted:

    • Medicare
    • WV Medicaid
    • Most Insurances/Managed Care Plans Accepted

Nearby Attractions:

    • Oglebay Park & Resort
    • Wheeling Downs Casino
    • Capital Music Hall
    • WesBanco Arena