Leadership & Staff
Area Chief Executive Officer
After an extensive career in retail management, Robb entered the nursing profession in 1996. After serving in various leadership positions throughout his nursing career, Robb assumed duties as hospital assistant administrator of Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital, overseeing overall hospital operations, while directly overseeing several clinical and ancillary departments as well as serving as administrator of the Southern West Virginia Clinic. Robb graduated cum laude from Bluefield State College and also earned a bachelor's degree in organizational leadership from Mountain State University. He obtained his master of business administration in healthcare administration from Ashford University in 2012.
Chief Executive Officer
Mike was named chief executive officer of HealthSouth Huntington in 2007. He has held numerous leadership positions in healthcare throughout his career including medical/surgery and not for profit. Mike earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Marshall University in 1986 and a master’s degree in hospital and healthcare administration from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1990. Mike was born and raised in Huntington.
Timothy Saxe, M.D.
Dr. Saxe was named medical director of HealthSouth Huntington in February 2011 and has been on the medical staff at HealthSouth since 1994. He is a graduate of West Virginia University Medical School and is board certified from the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Saxe is also a member of the American College of Physicians and West Virginia State Medical Association.
Timothy Saxe, M.D. is an independent private practice physician whose office is located at the hospital.
Director of Human Resources
Helen brings more than 15 years of human resources experience to her position at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital. She attended Marshall University and is a life-long resident of Huntington, W.Va. Helen is active in the Marshall University community, particularly with the Career Services Center.
Business Development Director
Amy brings more than 15 years of experience in healthcare marketing and administration to Encompass Health formerly HealthSouth. Having worked with administrators, physicians, nurses, care managers and patients across the continuum of care, Amy recognizes the significance of helping patients access the appropriate level of care at the right time for the best possible patient outcome. As business development director, she leads a dynamic team of healthcare professionals responsible for patient education/evaluation, business development and community outreach in the Tri-State area (W.Va., Ky. and Ohio). Amy is a graduate of Marshall University with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and marketing.
Lisa was named controller of HealthSouth in November 2013. She has over 15 years experience as a Certified Public Accountant, with most of her experience being in the health care industry. She is a member of the Health Care Financial Management Association, the West Virginia Society of CPA's, and the American Institute of CPA's. She is a graduate of Marshall University. Lisa is a native of West Virginia and enjoys working with the state residents.
Kim Burcham, RN
Director of Quality and Risk Management
Kim was named the quality improvement coordinator for HealthSouth Huntington in September 2004 and has worked at HealthSouth since 1989. She is a 1982 graduate of St. Mary’s School of Nursing in Huntington, West Virginia.
Lisa Caldwell, MSN, RN
Chief Nursing Officer
Lisa was named chief nursing officer at HealthSouth of Huntington in March 2015. She earned her RN from St. Mary’s School of Nursing and her MSN from Bellarmine University. She is a member of the WV Nursing Association (WVNA), the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), the Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists, Green Belt certified in Lean/Six Sigma and an accredited case manager.She brings 24 years of healthcare experience to HealthSouth.
Director of Case Management
Miranda was named director of case management of HealthSouth Huntington in November 2014. She has over 18 years of social work and case management experience in the health care industry. She is a member of the American Case Management Association and a graduate of the University of Kentucky.
Director of Therapy Operations
Kristy has been with HealthSouth Huntington since 2008. She has 20 years of experience as an American Speech-Language-Hearing Association certified speech language pathologist and 14 years as a therapy director. Kristy also has experience in skilled nursing/long term care, acute care, home health, outpatient therapy and public schools. She earned a master's degree in communication disorders from Marshall University in 1992.