Brooks Rehabilitation Names New CFO to Help Lead Growth

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Feb 17, 2022

Jacksonville, Fla., February 17, 2022 – Brooks Rehabilitation is pleased to announce that J. Britton Tabor, CPA, FACHE, has joined the organization as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Tabor will help lead Brooks in its next phase of growth, as the nonprofit health system expands its industry-leading rehabilitation services in Florida and the Southeast.

Tabor has had an exceptional career in healthcare financial strategy, operations and governance, most recently serving as EVP/CFO for one of the largest, fully integrated public hospital systems in the country. His expertise includes driving financial and process improvements coupled with market share growth. Tabor is a certified public accountant (CPA) and a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE).

Doug Baer, President and Chief Executive Officer of Brooks Rehabilitation, said, “Britt’s financial and leadership skill set is a perfect fit for what Brooks needs now and in the future. His expertise will be a crucial component of our ongoing success and expansion.”

Brooks is currently completing construction on a second inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Jacksonville, Fla. Their original 160-bed rehabilitation hospital on University Boulevard in Jacksonville, Fla. is one of the busiest in the country, providing care for more than 3000 patients per year. Brooks also manages a 40-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in partnership with Halifax Health in Daytona Beach, Fla. Brooks is also undergoing extensive growth in the Orlando area opening five new outpatient therapy clinics per year for the next three years.

“I’m excited to join Brooks, especially at this time of extensive growth. Brooks is known for its world-class clinical care and research, and I look forwarded to helping the system expand access for both,” said Tabor.

Tabor will have a two-month transition with Brooks’ current EVP/CFO, Dan Curran. Curran, who is retiring, has been a key contributor to Brooks’ success during his five-year tenure with the organization.

About Brooks Rehabilitation

For more than 50 years, Brooks Rehabilitation, headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., has been a comprehensive source for physical rehabilitation services. As a nonprofit organization, Brooks operates one of the nation’s largest inpatient rehabilitation hospitals in the U.S. with 160 beds, with a new 60-bed inpatient hospital opening in 2022. Brooks also has one of the region’s largest home healthcare agencies, more than 40 outpatient therapy clinics, a Center for Inpatient Rehabilitation in partnership with Halifax Health in Daytona Beach, the Brooks Rehabilitation Medical Group, two skilled nursing facilities, assisted living and memory care.. Brooks will treat more than 60,000 patients through its system of care each year. In addition, Brooks operates the Clinical Research Center, which specializes in research to advance the science of rehabilitation. Brooks also provides many low- or no-cost community programs and services to improve the quality of life for people living with physical disabilities. For more information, visit

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