Meet Our Leaders

Northern Utah Rehabilitation Hospital is led by a team of highly experienced healthcare professionals who are passionate about providing the highest level of care available to the hospital’s patients.

We invite you to learn more about us below:

Meet Our Leaders

Scot Stevens, Chief Executive Officer
Scot comes to us with an extensive background in management and healthcare. Prior to joining the NURH family, Scot was the COO of Salt Lake Regional Medical Center. He spent five years overseeing hospital operations to meet the needs of patients, their families, and the staff. He has also worked as a Director of Orthopedic Services, Director of Operations, and Group Operations Manager.

Scot graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business management from the University of Utah and then continued his education with a master’s degree in business administration from Arizona State University. He is fluent in Spanish and volunteered with the Inner-City Mission Project in Salt Lake City working with the Latino community, assisting with financial planning, education, language training, and community awareness.

He enjoys spending time with his wife, Katie, and their four wonderful children, filling their time with dance and sports. As a family, they enjoy southern California beaches and Lake Powell, where they pass the time water skiing. If there was one thing Scot could wish for, “I wish I had more time to golf.”

 

Dan Foster, Chief Financial Officer
More than 24 years of experience in healthcare finance have equipped Dan to serve our patients and their families with skill and foresight. Dan’s background includes more than 16 years of executive management experience in both inpatient and outpatient services and involves stints in medicare auditing, physician groups, acute care hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, long-term acute care hospitals, assisted living facilities, and home health and hospice.

Dan earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Weber State University and is now a licensed health facility administrator in the State of Utah. Dan loves golf and revels in the outdoor lifestyle possible in Utah. He especially loves traveling with his family, and together, they enjoy boating as often as possible.

 

Reuben Jessop, Chief Operating Officer / Director of Therapy Operations
Reuben is passionate about working with individuals suffering from neurological conditions. Advanced training in Parkinson disease, stroke, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury and multiple sclerosis equip him to serve our patients with proficiency and compassion.

Reuben earned a doctorate in physical therapy and a neuro clinical specialty certification from the University of Utah. He received advanced training in hospital administration through Ernest Health’s Leadership Training Program.

Reuben is active in the community, teaching continuing education courses on Parkinson disease and locomotor training both locally and throughout Ernest Health. He currently serves as president of the Utah Chapter of the American Parkinson Disease Association and sits on various advisory boards.

Reuben enjoys spending time with his wife and three young children. He loves the outdoors and playing sports, particularly golf, fly fishing, basketball and running.