With the return to school around the corner for many students, here are a few resources to educate students and their families about backpack safety and spinal health. Keep in mind that for children with disabilities or mobility restrictions, these guidelines may require modification. AOTA Backpack Strategies Flyer Backpack Sizing Chart (source: pathways.org)
International Pediatric Rehabilitation Collaborative Leadership Meet Cindi Hobbes, PT, MSPT, Director of IPRC. Cindi leads the International Pediatric Rehabilitation Collaborative (IPRC) to fulfill its mission: to improve pediatric rehabilitation throughout the country and internationally. Cindi joined the Collaborative came in April 2015. As the Director, Cindi provides guidance and leadership for members of the collaborative and engages pediatric […]
IPRC is now able to offer Continuing Education credit hours for webinars for Occupational Therapists beginning April 2016. Credits are available courtesy of Uniform Data Systems and the WeeFIM®. IPRC offers a Certificate of Attendance for all participants.
Children’s Specialized Hospital is the first children’s hospital in the country to create a tool to help parents of children with special needs choose the best possible health insurance product for their family. As the nation’s largest provider of pediatric specialty care services and pioneer in the treatment of children with complex medical needs, providing […]
Pediatric Rehab Administrator ListServ Archives IPRC continues to upload and archive information collected by the Pediatric Rehab Administrator’s ListServ as a public service to the entire Pediatric Rehabilitation Community. All information is posted in summary format and has been de-identified. Search through past queries for responses to rehabilitation related questions. Questions? Contact IPRC.
Click here to learn more about Congresses recent vote 4/1/14 to supports funds for resident doctors at Pediatric hospitals!
The first on site IPRC conference was a rousing success! Working with our sponsor, RCPA, we created a robust day of four workshops embedded in the RCPA 2014 conference, including our regularly scheduled webinar on Thursday, October 9. The IPRC sessions explored strategies to address productivity, performance improvement, outcomes and cultural competency! Scheduled sessions included: […]
A 2st Century Service Delivery Model: Providing the Right Therapy at the Right Time Presented by: Michelle Leiter, RN, CRRN, Professional Development Coordinator, Primary Children’s Hospital, Rehabilitation Department Elizabeth Bauer, OTR/L, Coordinator OT/PT Services Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Division of Occupational and Physical Therapy The presenters discussed a successful pediatric rehabilitation service delivery model […]
Dr. Bernadette Gillick is seeking participants in a study involving pediatric patients in the Minneapolis area. Details about the study can be found on this Recruitment Flyer. Click Here to download the Gillick Pediatric Neurostimulation Research Lab. For more information please contact: Study Coordinator- Maureen Boxrud 612.626.6415 or firstname.lastname@example.org