Lora Davis has been named chief executive officer of Regional Rehabilitation Hospital, a joint venture between Piedmont and Encompass Health. She assumes the position on July 16.
As CEO, Davis will oversee all of the day-to-day operations as well as patient care and quality at the 58-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital. She brings more than 20 years’ healthcare leadership experience in long term acute care and non-profit acute care settings to the role.
“Lora has shown a strong performance as a healthcare leader throughout her career, which is a great asset to our employees and the patients we care for at Regional Rehabilitation Hospital,” said Terry Brown, regional vice president for the southeast region of Encompass Health. “In addition, she is committed to providing high-quality care and helping patients return to their communities at their most optimal levels of independence.”
Davis holds a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in business administration from Georgia College and State University. In addition, she is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives.
About Regional Rehabilitation Hospital
Regional Rehabilitation Hospital, a joint venture between Piedmont and Encompass Health, is a 58-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services. Serving patients throughout Alabama and Georgia, the hospital is located at 3715 Highway 280/431 and on the Web at www.regionalrehabhospital.com.
About Encompass Health
As a national leader in post-acute care, Encompass Health (NYSE: EHC) offers both facility-based and home-based patient care through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies and hospice agencies. With a national footprint that spans 128 hospitals and 268 home health & hospice locations in 36 states and Puerto Rico, the Company is committed to delivering high-quality, cost-effective care across the post-acute continuum. Driven by a set of shared values, Encompass Health is the result of the union between HealthSouth Corporation and Encompass Home Health & Hospice, and is ranked as one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For, as well as Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work. For more information, visit encompasshealth.com, or follow us on Twitter and Facebook.
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