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Life Care Center of Sparta helps man recover from respiratory failure

Timothy Slone participates in creative therapy with Leann Scott, physical therapist assistant, left, and Elizabeth Carter, occupational therapist.

After being hospitalized for respiratory failure and hypoxia caused by pneumonia, Timothy Slone needed rehabilitation prior to returning home.

Slone came to Life Care Center of Sparta, Tennessee, on Feb. 21, 2017. Upon admission, he was very weak and socially isolated due to his hospitalization, prior living situation and additional diagnosis of mild intellectual disability....