George Welton Named CEO of HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Altamonte Springs
ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. – George Welton has been named chief executive officer of HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Altamonte Springs, a 50-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that provides comprehensive rehabilitation services. He assumes the position on Dec. 4.
Welton comes to HealthSouth Altamonte Springs previously serving as the CEO of specialty hospitals for medically complex and chronically ill patients in the Denver, Colorado area. Altogether, he has approximately 25 years’ experience in healthcare services management.
“We are excited to add a strong and experienced healthcare leader like George to our team at HealthSouth Altamonte Springs,” said Lori Bedard, area CEO in the southeast region for HealthSouth. “He holds many great leadership values; but most importantly, he shares our focus and commitment to providing high-quality care that makes a difference in the lives of our patients.”
He earned a bachelor’s degree from Susquehanna University and master’s degrees in healthcare administration and policy analysis from Tulane University. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, a certified Project Management Professional, and a Fellow with the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society.
About HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Altamonte Springs
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Altamonte Springs is a 50-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services. Serving patients throughout the Seminole, Orange, and Osceola Counties, the hospital is located at 831 South State Road 434 in Altamonte Springs and on the Web at www.healthsouthaltamontesprings.com.
HealthSouth is one of the nation’s largest providers of post-acute healthcare services, offering both facility-based and home-based patient care 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