Kindred Healthcare LLC and Mercy Iowa City, an affiliate of MercyOne, announced Thursday the opening of Mercy Iowa City Rehabilitation Hospital, a 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Coralville. The hospital expects to admit its first patient May 28, the Corridor Business Journal reported. This is the first free-standing inpatient rehabilitation hospital in eastern Iowa and the second in the state. In June 2018, Kindred and MercyOne opened MercyOne Rehabilitation Hospital in Clive. The new Iowa City rehabilitation hospital features all private rooms; a secure, acquired brain injury unit with private dining and a therapy gym as well as large interdisciplinary gyms, among other features. More information about Mercy Iowa City Rehabilitation Hospital is available on its website.