In the heart of the US, in Lincoln, Nebraska, you’ll find Jeff Stec hard at work at Alexis Verzal’s Children’s Rehabilitation Hospital, part of Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital. Jeff has been a Speech Language Pathologist for over 20 years and is currently the Program Manager for Pediatrics – overseeing Inpatient, Outpatient, and Rehab Day Programming at […]
If you ever find yourself at Seattle Children’s Hospital, you’ll see Laura’s fingerprints all over! Laura started her career as an Occupational Therapist and advanced to leadership within her organization where she now serves as Director of Rehabilitation Services, PACT (Palliative Care), Lactation, and Child Protection Programs – and in the midst of it all, […]
Watching amazing athletes compete is inspiring for us all. For children learning to live with disabilities and physical challenges, exposure to others with similar challenges OVERCOME and THRIVE can be life changing. The Rio Paralympics are scheduled from September 7- 18, 2016. Find resources below to access event videos, live streaming, and television coverage. […]
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!