Daniel Woloszyn, Psy.D., H.F.A., CDP joined RHI in February of 2012. Dr. Woloszyn comes to RHI from Van Matre HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital in Rockford, Illinois, where he served as chief executive officer since 2003. He has been active in Washington D.C. advocating for post acute rehabilitation services legislation, and providing consultative work around rehabilitation medicine in hospital systems across the United States.
From 1992 to 2002, Dr. Woloszyn served as the clinical chief and manager of Rehabilitation Psychology and Neuropsychology at Rockford Memorial Hospital’s Van Matre Rehabilitation Center. During this time, he also worked as director of therapy operations and neuropsychological consultant in Forensic Psychiatry in Chicago. Relevant to RHI, he has 20 years of extensive clinical background as a clinical neuropsychologist with a focus on brain injury and other neurologic conditions. He also has conducted research in the areas of stroke and has been a frequent speaker on the areas of brain injury and hospital operations and leadership.
Daniel earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Pre-Medicine from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska, and a Doctorial degree in Clinical Psychology and Health Psychology at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology in Chicago. He completed a clinical psychology internship and neuropsychology residency at West Side V.A. Medical Center in Chicago, and was a postdoctoral neuropsychology fellow at the Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital & Clinics in Wheaton, Illinois.
Flora Hammond, MD joined RHI November 2009 as the Chief Medical Affairs. She is the Covalt Professor and Chair of the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Indiana University School of Medicine. From 1995-2009, she worked at Carolinas Rehabilitation in Charlotte, North Carolina where she served as the Brain Injury Medical Director and Research Director. Dr Hammond graduated from medical school at Tulane University School of Medicine and completed her residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Baylor College of Medicine. She completed a brain injury medicine fellowship at Wayne State University School of Medicine. Her research in the area of brain injury includes studying the prediction of outcome, aging with brain injury, causes of and treatments for irritability, and quality of relationships. Dr. Hammond has 16 years of experience in rehabilitation care, research, and administration earning her a reputation for her success in these areas, and has received numerous awards for her work.
Monte Spence joined RHI in 2011 as the Chief Operating Officer. Monte provides daily over-site to non-clinical system operations including: Business Development and Statewide Affilliations, Performance Improvement, Information Technology, Facility Services, Dietary, Environmental Services, and Outpatient Clinic and general operations. He received his undergraduate degree in Health Care Administration from Eastern Michigan University, and Master of Science degree in Health Care Administration from Central Michigan University. Monte served 16 years in the U.S. Army as a Medical Service Officer.
Marjorie R. Basey is Chief Financial Officer for Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana. Her responsibilities include finance, accounting, patient financial services, care coordination, outpatient registration/scheduling, materials management, health information management and revenue cycle. Marjorie has also served as RHI’s Accounting Manager and Director of Hospital Financial Services prior to her current role.
Marjorie began her career in public accounting specializing in healthcare finance and consulting. She has continued to work in the healthcare industry and worked in finance at St. Francis Hospital prior to joining RHI. Marjorie graduated from Ball State University with a degree in Accounting.
Joshua Halon joined the RHI team in 2018 as Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) for the Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana. In this role, Joshua will ensure that there is a comprehensive approach to rehabilitation nursing through planning, leadership and fiscal management for the nursing and quality programs. He will be an integral part of the RHI executive team, and will provide valuable input to the RHI Board of Directors. He will develop strategic plans for all the nursing areas and collaborate with physicians, nursing leadership, staff and administration to put them into action. Joshua will additionally serve as the Chief Patient Experience Officer for Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana. Joshua, received his Master of Science, Nursing Administration at Indiana State University and attended University of Notre Dame, Mendoza College of Business obtaining an Executive Certificate in Leadership and Management.
Jean Barske joined RHI in 2013 as Executive Director, Corporate and Affiliate Relations. Jean supports the administrative direction of the organization and enhance system interactions, relations and integration. She is responsible for providing administrative decision-making, leadership and strategic planning involving the efficient and productive use of personnel, material and financial resources for business development and affiliate operations on behalf of RHI. Provides efficient and purposeful integration of services with other areas and emerging delivery systems. Interfaces with senior leadership and front-line team members, executes organizational development strategy and drives integration initiatives across the system in order to optimize RHI potential and achieve strategic and operational objectives. Drives a wide variety of programs, policies and initiatives designed to build a best in class integrated statewide program. Includes significant management and oversight responsibility for daily operations as well as long-term direction, planning, and integration of affiliate operations. As of August 2018, Jean accepted the role as Chief Strategy and Development Officer. Jean will focus our goals of integrating all aspects of Programs both within and outside the RHI system, breaking down any barriers that would impede RHI being a “Destination of Choice” for all programs across the RHI continuum. In turn, Jean will support coordination of the strategic planning process. Jean will also continue overseeing the business development side of RHI, i.e., Liaisons, as well as the Acute Rehabilitation Units (ARUs).
Effective October 2018, Jean was promoted as Chief Strategy and Business Development Officer. In this role, Jean will be responsible for Strategic Program Outcomes and Business development, relationship management, coordination and measurement for all affiliate and outreach activity.
Jean has many years of healthcare leadership experience across many settings in the healthcare continuum. She graduated with a bachelors in Physiotherapy from the University of Durban-Westville, KwaZulu Natal South Africa, and obtained an MBA with a specialization in Healthcare management from the Indiana Wesleyan university.
Joni Brown, MBA, SPHR, is the Executive Director of Human Resources for Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana. Her responsibilities include oversight of Human Resources, Corporate Compliance, Service Excellence, Chaplaincy, Employee Occupational Health and Medical Staff Credentialing.
Joni has been at RHI since 2004, and was Director of Human Resources before her appointment as Executive Director of Human Resources.
Before joining RHI, Joni had served in other Human Resources management positions at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville, HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital and St. Joseph Hospital in Kokomo.
Joni earned her Bachelor of Science Degree from Indiana University and her Master of Science Degree in Business Administration with a focus on Healthcare Management from Indiana Wesleyan University. Joni has earned certification as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) from the Human Resources Certification Institute.
Joni serves on the Board of Directors for the Indiana Society for Health Care Human Resources Administration (ISHHRA) and is a member of the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM).
Mindi Fox, promoted to Executive Director, RHI Foundation joined the RHI Foundation team in 2011 as Foundation Coordinator. In this role, Mindi was responsible for assisting the foundation director in meeting RHI fundraising goals through identifying and cultivating new donor prospects, coordinating foundation annual mail solicitation activities, and acknowledging new gifts. In 2015, Mindi was promoted as Associate Director to the RHI Foundation, where she continued to advance RHI and RHI Foundation through community, professional and educational networking opportunities. As Executive Director, Mindi will provide continued strategic and tactical direction for RHI Foundation, effectively support and assist the Foundation’s Board of Directors, and committees.
Mindi previously worked at RHI as an Exercise Physiologist, received her BS from Indiana University, Bloomington, and is a Cancer Exercise Specialist.
Christina Baumgartner is Executive Director of Therapy Operations. She provides oversight and leadership of clinical services, quality outcomes and financial aspects of the RHI inpatient and outpatient therapy departments located on the Eagle Highlands campus, Carmel clinic, and Northwest Brain Injury Center. She is also responsible for the Patient Access and Communications departments. Christina joined RHI in 2013 as Program Director of the IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital Acute Rehabilitation Center, an RHI affiliate.
Prior to joining RHI, Christina served in various leadership roles in the healthcare industry including director of the Speech, Language and Learning Clinic at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL and manager of the speech-language pathology department at the University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City, KS. She has extensive clinical experience as a medical speech-language pathologist with special focus on communication, cognitive and swallowing disorders resulting from acquired neurologic injury or disease. Christina earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Valparaiso University, a Master of Science degree in Medical Speech Pathology from Rush University in Chicago and completed doctoral coursework at the University of Colorado-Boulder.