In a recent news release, Kessler Foundation has announced the commission of a national employment survey centered on the state of employment among Americans with disabilities; the release of its results in July 2015 will mark the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
In an effort to help prevent hospital-acquired pressure ulcers, El Camino Hospital, Pleasanton, Calif, is using the Leaf Patient Monitoring system to monitor the position and movement of patients at risk for bedsores.
Research from the Motion and Sports Lab at Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, may help pave the way for better treatment options for children with cerebral palsy (CP).
Diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) findings in white matter may be linked to cognitive dysfunction post-mild traumatic brain injury (TBI), according to recent study.
Hocoma announces the launch of the next generation of its ErigoPro in the US.
Invacare Corporation has announced the retirement of Gerald B. Blouch, president and CEO, effective July 31.
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has announced the availability of up to $8 million in grant funding intended to provide adaptive sports opportunities for veterans and Armed Forces members with disabilities.
Project Walk Paralysis Recovery Centers has announced the opening of its first franchised location on the East Coast, Fall 2014.
Dignity Health St. Mary’s Medical Center recently received the Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Silver-Plus Quality Achievement Award, which recognizes its implementation of specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for the treatment of stroke patients.
Kim Radcliffe, PT, MHA, has been promoted to president of Align Networks, a One Call Care Management business unit and provider of workers’ compensation physical medicine programs, according to a recent news release.