Michael McAlister, Chief Executive Officer
Mike McAlister is Dallas regional CEO and head of Select Specialty Hospital – Dallas Downtown. In these roles, he supports and provides strategic leadership for Select Specialty Hospitals Dallas and Longview and manages daily operational and clinical/quality efforts at Dallas Downtown.
Previously, he served as a regional vice president for Select Medical and CEO in Tennessee. He joined Select in 2009 as a chief operating officer.
Earlier, he spent six years in progressive leadership posts for HealthSouth, ending as CEO of the Dallas/Fort Worth area.
Mike is board-certified in health care management as a fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.
He holds master’s degrees in physical therapy and business administration from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and Texas Women’s University, respectively.