Rob Brehm

About Rob Brehm

Robert H. Brehm is Chief Strategy Officer and past President of the Inpatient Rehabilitation Division of Select Medical, as well as past President of Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation. His focus is on providing close counsel to his successor and growth of the Inpatient Rehabilitation Division currently comprised of 22 hospitals, many jointly ventured with the most prestigious health systems across the country. Mr. Brehm holds a Master of Business Administration and has nearly 40 years of health care management experience, the last 27 years in operating acute inpatient rehabilitation hospitals and outpatient rehabilitation facilities within Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation and Select Medical. Under his leadership, the Institute’s national ranking among America’s best rehabilitation hospitals rose to second place, it was recognized as one of the great work places around the world by the Gallup organization, new state of the art facilities for spinal cord injury and brain injury services were constructed, bed size and occupancy rates increased, and the Institute consistently produced strong operating results. As part of the Select Medical senior leadership team, he has overseen the growth of the rehabilitation division from three hospitals to 20, and continues to play an important role in current and future growth, as well as the integration of new hospitals and joint venture partners into the Select Medical network.