Dan Gaskell Named CEO Of HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Virginia
Dan Gaskell has been named chief executive officer of HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Virginia in Richmond. He assumes the role on May 15.
As CEO, he will oversee the day-to-day operations as well as patient quality and care at the inpatient rehabilitation hospital. The hospital serves a variety of debilitating illnesses and injuries including stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, hip fracture and complex orthopedic injuries. Prior to joining HealthSouth Virginia, Gaskell served as the associate administrator at HealthSouth’s hospital in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and as an interim CEO at HealthSouth’s hospital in North Charleston, South Carolina.
“Dan is an excellent fit to lead our team at HealthSouth Virginia. His clinical knowledge and experience as a speech-language pathologist are great benefits to our team and our patients,” said Ed Mowen, president of the MidAtlantic region for HealthSouth. “Having spent a couple of years training in HealthSouth hospitals, he is well-versed in our company culture and shares our values of providing high quality care and delivering strong outcomes for our patients.”
Gaskell achieved a bachelor’s degree in speech-language pathology from Texas Christian University, a master’s degree in speech-language pathology from the University of Hawaii and a master’s degree in health administration from the University of South Carolina.
About HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Virginia
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Virginia is a 40-bed hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services. Serving patients throughout the serves patients throughout Richmond, Henrico, Hanover and Chesterfield, the hospital located at 5700 Fitzhugh Ave. in Richmond and on the Web at www.healthsouthrichmond.com.
HealthSouth is one of the nation’s largest providers of post-acute healthcare services, offering both facility-based and home-based post-acute services in 36 states and Puerto Rico through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies, and hospice agencies. HealthSouth can be found on the web at www.healthsouth.com.
Source: HealthSouth Corporation