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MSHA alumnus Phillips named BBJ Top 40 Under 40

heath-phillipsHeath Phillips - photo courtesy BBJHeath Phillips, CEO of HealthSouth Lakeshore Rehabilitation Hospital and alumnus of the UAB School of Health Professions, has been named to the Birmingham Business Journal's Top 40 Under 40.

The publication says Phillips "is the youngest – by far – CEO at any of HealthSouth’s more than 100 hospitals." They go on to say he leads "the company’s flagship hospital, which has been nationally recognized for its clinical outcomes and far outpaces industry averages in several key metrics."

Phillips, age 31, earned a Master of Science in Health Administration (Class 40) from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2008. The UAB MSHA program is ranked 5th in the country for best healthcare management graduate schools by U.S. News & World Report.