Rafael Pena, Chief Executive Officer

Rafael Peña, MHA, is the chief executive officer at Select Specialty Hospital –Southeast Ohio. In this role, he oversees hospital operations, drives patient experience and employee engagement.

Previously, Rafael served for five years as a CEO and executive fellow for Kindred Healthcare in Southern California. Prior to Kindred, Rafael worked at Cook County Health and Hospitals System in the Collaborative Research Unit.

Rafael has a Master of Healthcare Administration from the University of Illinois at Chicago and bachelor’s degree in political science and multidisciplinary studies from Florida Atlantic University.

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Select Specialty Hospital is a critical illness recovery hospital, specializing in helping critically ill patients breathe, speak, eat, walk and think as independently as possible.