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2014-07-16 23:04:52

The Abington Health Orthopaedic & Spine Institute (OSI) opened a new state-of-the-art unit at Abington Memorial Hospital. The new unit features 21 private rooms to accommodate patients undergoing joint replacement surgery and spine procedures. Abington, PA (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 “Every aspect of the new OSI unit was designed with the patient’s safety and comfort in mind,” said Andrew Star, MD, medical director, OSI and chief, Orthopaedics at AMH. For their convenience, patients...

2014-07-15 08:27:45

Hospital once again sets record with 24 years in a row as No. 1 CHICAGO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. News & World Report -- the independent news organization that rates academic institutions, hospitals and other services vital to consumer health and well-being -- announced today that the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) is once again the country's best hospital for physical medicine and rehabilitation. This is the 24(th) consecutive year RIC has earned this prestigious...

2014-07-14 23:09:24

Utilizing a Consistent Methodology for Continuity of Spine Care in Physical Therapy Southlake, Texas (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Spine Team Texas continues to stay at the forefront in complete spine care—from diagnosis to treatment and recovery. Currently all physical therapists at Spine Team Texas’ locations are either certified in or training for certification in The McKenzie Method. Two therapists, Craig Cunningham and Theresa Adame, have recently completed the extensive program. “We...

2014-07-14 23:08:00

Reha Technology today announced the worldwide launch of the Armotion™, a compact, portable and full-featured upper extremity robotic trainer that offers functional, robotic-assisted therapy through the use of interactive games and challenges in a lightweight and economic package. Olten, Switzerland (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Reha Technology today announced the worldwide launch of the Armotion™, a compact, portable and full-featured upper extremity robotic trainer that offers functional,...

2014-07-05 23:02:32

In an Effort to Increase Awareness of the Efficacy of Manual Physical Therapy, Hands-On Seminars of Astoria, NY Will be Awarding Over $100,000 in Scholarships to Qualified PTs Astoria, NY (PRWEB) July 05, 2014 The Center Disease Control reports addiction and overdose deaths related to painkillers are on a steep rise with nearly three out of four prescription drug overdoses having been caused by opioid pain relievers. These drugs were involved in over 16,000 overdose deaths in 2010 (the...

2014-07-04 23:03:37

HMSystems is moving to a new address. The old address was PO Box 833 Oceanside, CA 92049 and the new address is 12707 High Bluff Dr. San Diego, CA 92130. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 04, 2014 HMSystems is moving to a new address in San Diego. July 2014 is bringing big changes to HMSystems. The new address is 12707 High Bluff Dr. San Diego, CA 92130. Health Management (HM) Systems provides Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Speech Language Pathology services for all ages. Our company...

2014-06-30 23:20:01

Foundation for Physical Therapy Receives $1 Million to Fund Research Alexandria,VA (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 The Foundation for Physical Therapy announced today that it has received a $1 million donation to fund research on the outcomes of physical therapy. Stanley Paris, PT, PhD, FAPTA, a member of the Foundation’s Board of Trustees, and his wife, Catherine Patla, donated $500,000, and Laureate Education Inc. supported them by matching their $500,000 donation. The gifts, announced during...

2014-06-30 23:13:17

KORT Physical Therapy, the Largest FMS Certified Provider in KY, is helping reduce risk of injury by using the Functional Movement Screen (FMS) Tests. Lexington, Kentucky (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Anyone who plays a sport or exercises does not need a crystal ball to tell them that injuries are possible. Using the Functional Movement Screen (FMS) tests, physical therapists at KORT Physical Therapy can look into a patient's future and see an injury before it happens. “The FMS is a 7...

2014-06-30 23:11:29

Tidewater Physical Therapy is an independently owned outpatient practice with more than 30 clinics spread across Southeast and Central Virginia, as well as three Performance Centers in Suffolk, Newport News and Gloucester, Va. Newport News, Va. (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Tidewater Physical Therapy is pleased to welcome Stephen Carlson to its corporate team as its new Information Technology Manager. Tidewater Physical Therapy is an independently owned outpatient practice with more than 30...

2014-06-29 23:03:37

Professional Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy (“Professional”), a Great Point Partners I, L.P. (“GPP”) portfolio company, has acquired the 13 Sports Physical Therapy of New York’s (“SPTNY”) downstate locations. Through this acquisition, Professional will provide broader New York City and Queens coverage, as well as expand its services into Brooklyn, Rockland County and the Bronx. Uniondale, NY (PRWEB) June 29, 2014 Professional Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy...


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