The Outstanding Alumna Award Each year, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga PT Program and the PTA Program at Chattanooga State Community College host their annual Physical Therapy Forum. This year’s Forum on January 23, 2014 focused on Fraud and Abuse in Physical Therapy, and was presented by Sharon Dunn,… read more
On January 22nd, Kindred Nursing and Rehab – Woodland in Elizabethtown, KY was host to an exciting Neuro-Development Treatment Training (NDT) event. The course was taught by Clinical Performance Specialist Vienna Lafrenz, OT/L, who provided RehabCare therapists with extensive on-site training for five hours. While the course was offered to… read more
As a recent occupational therapy student graduate, I would have loved to have access to the monthly student welcome call. These calls can help you make the most of your clinical internship, as they feature advice from clinical specialists, recruiters and recently hired new grads. Our most recent student welcome… read more
As a part of my internship with RehabCare, I had the opportunity to spend time with a multitude of departments at the corporate office in Saint Louis, Missouri allowing me to gain a well-rounded perspective of the Kindred enterprise, specifically the RehabCare division. I had the pleasure of spending two… read more
Kyle, 27, Restores Function After 69 Days of IRF Treatment. Click here to check out his story!
Within moments of entering the building one could easily sense the excitement of the athletes. In the arena lobby, a female player, likely in her teens, was passing a random male player that was probably in his forties, they exchanged acknowledgements and then discussed the status of their teams; he… read more
On January 22nd, RehabCare hosted a Neuro-Development Treatment Training (NDT) at Kindred Nursing and Rehab – Woodland in Elizabethtown, KY. The course was instructed by Clinical Performance Specialist, Vienna Lafrenz, OT/L who provided RehabCare therapists with an extensive five hour onsite training. While the course was offered to our therapists,… read more
We recently conducted a Professional Development Workshop at St. Louis University for their Occupational Therapy Students. It was a great day filled with formal presentations as well as small group break-out sessions where we held more informal discussions to prepare the upcoming graduates for their job search. I was so… read more
A Look Into the APTA National Student Conclave – A Student’s Perspective By: Alexis Anderson, WKU DPT Program I am a first year physical therapy student of the inaugural class at Western Kentucky University, and I was awarded a sponsorship to attend the APTA National Student Conclave in Louisville, Kentucky.… read more
Kentucky’s Physical Therapy Association awards their 2013 All – Academic Team at the Annual KPTA Fall Conference.
The KPTA All – Academic Team recognizes outstanding physical therapy students that are members of the APTA/KPTA associations. These students are destined to make a significant impact upon the profession, whether on a community, regional, state, or national level. The academic team was established in 2010 and, to date, 38… read more