Leadership & Staff

Ivette Miranda

Ivette Miranda

Chief Executive Officer

Ivette brings 15 years of healthcare leadership experience to HealthSouth. Ivette graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in organizational management from Palm Beach Atlantic University and a Master of Business Administration degree from  the University of Phoenix. Ivette’s experience includes acute care hospital leadership in COO, associate administrator and business office director roles as well as healthcare consulting work as the director of staff management.

Stephen Chastain

Stephen L. Chastain, MD

Medical Director

After undergraduate studies at the University of Alabama, Dr. Chastain graduated from medical school at the University of Alabama in Birmingham in 1988.  He completed internship and residency in internal medicine at UAB in 1991 and began practice in Dothan, Alabama the same year.  During his time in Dothan, he gained 16 years of experience in inpatient rehabilitation with HealthSouth including functioning as the medical director.  He completed a fellowship in vascular medicine in Greenville, South Carolina in 2012 and is now board certified in internal medicine and vascular medicine.  Special interests include peripheral arterial disease, stroke prevention, venous thrombosis, noninvasive vascular testing and vascular rehabilitation.  He and his wife Sheila have been married for over 30 years and have two children.

Stephen Chastain, M.D. is an independent private practice physician whose office is located at the hospital.

Charmaine Blanchard

Charmaine Blanchard, RN, CNO

Chief Nursing Officer

Charmaine brings 16 years of healthcare leadership experience to HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital at Martin Health. She graduated with an Associate of Science in Nursing from Broward Community, a Bachelor of Business Administration from Florida Atlantic University and has her Master of Business Administration from Florida Atlantic University. Charmaine’s experience includes acute care hospital leadership in assistant chief nursing officer, director of inpatient surgical services, clinical manager and nursing supervisor.

Ivette Garcia

Ivette Garcia

Director of Pharmacy

Ivette Garcia is the director of pharmacy for HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital at Martin Health. Ivette has a wealth of operational and leadership experience that spans 26 years. She comes to HealthSouth from Martin Health System where she served in a variety of leadership capacities most recently as pharmacy operations manager. Ivette has experience in the VA Health System, acute care multi-site hospitals, psychiatric as well as rehabilitative facilities. She is particularly adept at pharmacy automation Ivette earned her Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from St. John’s University in Queens, New York.

Jo Gash

Jo Gash

Director of Therapy Operations

Jo was born in New Zealand and completed her training in occupational therapy in 1996. Her first job was at HealthSouth Western Hills in W.Va. as a traveling therapist and she stayed for four years before returning home to New Zealand. In 2012, Jo returned the HealthSouth Western Hills before transferring to Stuart, Fla. in 2013, to help open the new hospital. With 19 years experience as a therapist in the rehabilitation field, Jo rates HealthSouth as the “gold standard” of rehabilitation and couldn’t imagine working anywhere else.

Donna Holder-Hooper

Donna Holder-Hooper

Human Resources Director

Donna brings 17 years of experience in the human resources field with an extensive background in employee relations. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business administration, majoring in business management and international business from Northwood University and a master’s degree in human resources management from Nova Southeastern University. Donna’s experience includes various areas of employee relations such as the administration of and ensuring compliance with the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the Uniform Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA) regulations, as well as the Work Opportunity Tax Credit Program (WOTC) reporting. She oversees all areas of human resources including, recruitment and retention, regulatory compliance, compensation, benefits, employee relations, performance management and training.

Lisa Kellogg

Lisa Kellogg

Director of Healthcare Information Management

Lisa has over 25 years of acute care hospital experience, 17 of which are in health information management. Lisa’s recent experience includes a year of HIM consulting as well as six years at the main campus of the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland Ohio. 

Matt Longley

Matt Longley

Director of Nutrition Services

Matt brings more than 20 years of professional cooking and hospitality experience to his role as director of nutrition services. After graduating from the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York, Matt honed his cooking skills in various restaurants and hotels in his home state of Maryland before moving to New Jersey and transitioning to foodservice in healthcare. He served as the executive chef at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and the executive chef of Northwestern Medical Center in Saint Albans, Vt. prior to joining HealthSouth in 2016.  


Kathy O'Hanna

Kathy O’Hanna

Director of Marketing Operations

For the past 20 years, Kathy O’Hanna’s focus has been in healthcare marketing and business development. She has experience working in pharmaceutical sales, durable medical equipment, home health care and hospice. Most recently, she served as the division director of sales and business development for Life Care Centers of America.  In her role, she was responsible for the oversight of the admissions and marketing teams for 21 skilled nursing facilities throughout the Florida. Her favorite part of healthcare marketing is the primary focus on the patients and those who care for them. Kathy earned her bachelor’s degree in marketing from Florida State University.

Dawn Salas

Dawn Salas

Controller

Dawn brings more than 15 years of healthcare financial management experience to HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital at Martin Health.  Her prior experience includes acute-care as well as various healthcare management companies.  Dawn received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida.  She has been a resident of Stuart, Florida for over 20 years.

 

Eddie Schulz

Eddie Schulz

Director of Plant Operations

Eddie Schulz, director of plant operations, joined HealthSouth in 2011 at the Florence, South Carolina location. He transferred to the Martin location in 2014 to help continue to grow and expand the hospital. Eddie has an extensive background in maintenance and construction, including five years in acute rehabilitative care settings. Eddie is a graduate of Florence-Darlington Technical College and is certified in HVAC. 

Jillian Smith

Jillian Smith

Director of Quality and Risk

Jillian joins HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital at Martin Health with 19 years nursing in intensive care, outpatient rehabilitation, and nurse consulting. Jillian also has experience as a nurse paralegal in medical malpractice and has worked as a risk manager in an acute care setting for over four years. She received a bachelor's degree in nursing and a master’s degree in business. Jillian is a supporter of Hospice Foundation and animal-welfare organizations
Bonnie Tillman

Bonnie Tillman

Director of Case Management

Bonnie brings more than 25 years of case management experience to HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital at Martin Health.  She graduated from West Chester State University in West Chester, Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.  Bonnie’s professional background also includes experience in neurological ICU, dialysis, hospice, home health care and stroke coordinator. Bonnie was a founding member of the Georgia Professional Stroke Association. She is currently an active member of the American Case Management Association.