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Superior amenities at our hospitals

162 Semi-private rooms
Televisions
Telephones
Free WiFi
Interpreter services
Tours available
Support groups
Volunteers
Student observation hours

We proudly display our Gold Seal of Approval™

Stroke Rehabilitation

Our stroke rehabilitation program has earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission.

Brain Injury Rehabilitation

Our brain injury rehabilitation program has earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission.

Parkinson's Disease Rehabilitation

Our Parkinson's disease rehabilitation program has earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission.

Amputee Rehabilitation

Our amputee rehabilitation program has earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission.

Advanced Inpatient Diabetes

Our advanced inpatient diabetes program has earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission.

Spinal Cord Rehabilitation

Our spinal cord rehabilitation program has earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission.

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Leadership and staff

Mark Van Volkenburg
Mark Van Volkenburg

Chief Executive Officer

Mark serves as Encompass Health Harmarville, formerly HealthSouth Harmarville's chief executive officer (CEO) and has been with the hospital for more than 20 years.

Mark serves as Encompass Health Harmarville, formerly HealthSouth Harmarville's chief executive officer (CEO) and has been with the hospital for more than 20 years. Prior to his position as CEO, Mark oversaw clinical outcomes, therapy efficiency, therapy patient satisfaction, staff development, recruitment and retention and much more as Encompass Health Harmarville's director of therapy operations. He received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Slippery Rock University and a bachelor’s degree in physical therapy from the University of Pittsburgh. Mark is an active member of the Clinical Advisory Board for the Department of Physical Therapy Program at Duquesne University and a member of the Clinical Advisory Board for Physical Therapist Assistant Program at the Community College of Allegheny County. He has also been a guest lecturer at the University of Pittsburgh, Duquesne University, Chatham University, Slippery Rock University and Gannon University. Mark has been a delegate to the American Physical Therapy Association House of Delegates.

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James Kreshon
James Kreshon, Jr., D.O.

Medical Director

Dr. Kreshon is a specialist in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation with a focus on orthopedic, geriatric and amputee rehabilitation.

Dr. Kreshon is a specialist in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation with a focus on orthopedic, geriatric and amputee rehabilitation. He is the former medical director for the rehabilitation unit at Armstrong County Memorial Hospital. Dr. Kreshon currently serves on the executive board as the vice president for ChoiceCare Physicians. He has been a member of the medical staff at Encompass Health Harmarville, formerly HealthSouth Harmarville and a member of ChoiceCare Physicians group practice since 2001. Dr. Kreshon has been on active staff at the West Penn Allegheny Health System, Suburban Campus, since 2001. He is also on staff at various area hospitals and skilled nursing facilities. Dr. Kreshon completed his residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He is a member of multiple professional societies and is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the Pennsylvania State Board of Osteopathic Medicine.

James Kreshon, Jr., D.O. is an independent private practice physician whose office is located at the hospital.

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Kathy Grills
Kathy Grills

Human Resources Director

Kathy Grills joins Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Harmarville, formerly HealthSouth Harmarville Rehabilitation Hospital with more than 20 years of progressive human resources experience in the health care industry.

Kathy Grills joins Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Harmarville, formerly HealthSouth Harmarville Rehabilitation Hospital with more than 20 years of progressive human resources experience in the health care industry. Her expertise is in employee relations, performance management and employee engagement. She received her undergraduate degree in social work from Pennsylvania State University and her Master of Arts from LaRoche College in human resource management.

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Denise Milliner
Denise Milliner

Certified Case Management Director

Denise has more than 20 years of experience in case management and social work services in the healthcare industry.

Denise has more than 20 years of experience in case management and social work services in the healthcare industry. Prior to working with Encompass Health Harmarville, formerly HealthSouth Harmarville, Denise was the director of care management and director of social work services at UPMC Braddock. She received her undergraduate degree in sociology and holds dual master’s degrees in management and technology and business administration from Carlow College. She also holds a master’s degree in social work from the University of Pittsburgh. She is a board member and the president elect of the American Case Management Association and a member of several other professional organizations.

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Casey Rodak
Casey Rodak

Director of Therapy Operations

Casey is the director of therapy operations (DTO) and has over 20 years experience working at Encompass Health Harmarville, formerly HealthSouth Harmarville.

Casey is the director of therapy operations (DTO) and has over 20 years experience working at Encompass Health Harmarville, formerly HealthSouth Harmarville. Prior to his current position as DTO, Casey was the manager of the occupational therapy department focusing on functional outcomes and maximizing the clinical expertise of staff. Casey started his career as a staff therapist on the neuroscience unit. Then he transferred to the orthopedic unit to function as a team leader. Having graduated from Duquesne with his Master of Occupational Therapy in 1995, Casey continued to be active for 10 years at Duquesne as an adjunct faculty teaching courses in kinesiology, anatomy lab and neuro approaches to treatment. He continues to serve on the clinical advisory board for Chatham University. Casey is also, very active in occupational therapy profession at a national level.

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Eileen Skalski
Eileen Skalski, DNP, RN

Chief Nursing Officer

Eileen Skalski serves as Encompass Health Harmarville, formerly HealthSouth Harmarville’s chief nursing officer.

Eileen Skalski serves as Encompass Health Harmarville, formerly HealthSouth Harmarville’s chief nursing officer. She has 20 years of professional nursing experience including various roles ranging from medical-surgical nursing to nursing leadership and nursing informatics. She earned her Bachelor of Science in nursing SN and Master of Science in nursing from the University of Pittsburgh and her doctorate of nursing practice from Waynesburg University. In the past, she has also served as an adjunct faculty member, teaching undergraduate and graduate classes, for Thomas Edison State University, University of Pittsburgh and Waynesburg University. In addition, she has presented work at various healthcare-related conferences as well as served as a mentor for master’s-level students. 

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Dan Vrana
Dan Vrana

Controller

Dan is a Certified Public Accountant with more than 30 years of financial management experience in the healthcare industry.

Dan is a Certified Public Accountant with more than 30 years of financial management experience in the healthcare industry. Dan worked for seven years in public accounting serving a broad spectrum of healthcare clients. His progressive experience in the private health care sector covers a wide variety of financial and administrative positions including seven years as a chief financial officer. Dan became a member of the HealthSouth team in 2011. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and an Advanced Member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association.

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