TUSTIN, Cal., Aug. 3, 2022 – Paula Redmond has been appointed as chief executive officer of Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Tustin. In her position as CEO, Redmond oversees all day-to-day operations, as well as patient care and quality, at the 65-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital located at 15120 Kensington Park Drive. She assumed the position in April 2022.
“I have had the pleasure of working with Paula for more than 15 years, and I am excited she has accepted the role of CEO at Encompass Health of Tustin,” said Jerry Gray, President of Encompass Health’s West region. “Paula is passionate about performance improvement and ensuring the patient experience is nothing short of excellent. I am confident she will continue to elevate the quality of care our hospital provides to the community of Tustin and beyond in her new role.”
Redmond has over 20 years of experience in healthcare finance, leadership, and management. She joined Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Tustin in 2006 and served as the controller for the hospital for the past 15 years. In this role, Redmond managed all areas of accounting, including creating operating budgets and forecasts and completing all financial reporting and analysis with the executive team. Redmond was also responsible for the payroll data entry and processing of the hospital’s 250 employees. She served as an interim CEO for one year before transitioning into her current role as CEO. Before her time at Encompass Health, Redmond worked as a controller for Memorial Care in San Clemente, California. Redmond has also worked in finance leadership positions in acute care settings and physician groups and has experience in public accounting, tax, and audit for non-profit organizations.
Redmond earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from California State Polytechnic University in Pomona, California.
About Encompass Health
Encompass Health (NYSE: EHC) is the largest owner and operator of rehabilitation hospitals in the United States. With a national footprint that includes 151 hospitals in 36 states and Puerto Rico, the Company provides high-quality, compassionate rehabilitative care for patients recovering from a major injury or illness, using advanced technology and innovative treatments to maximize recovery. Encompass Health is ranked as one of Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For and Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare. For more information, visit encompasshealth.com, or follow us on our newsroom, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.