Category: Hospitals

May 20, 2014

Five Things Your Rehab Department Should Be Doing – #2 Specializing

Todd Lohr
National Account Executive

Is your rehab department maximizing its potential? This post is the second in a series. It’s based on some items RehabVisions focuses on when we manage therapy departments, but it’s also a conversation starter about some things you could be doing differently. Whether your department is in a hospital, skilled nursing facility or is an …

April 16, 2014

Employees exemplify company values

Debbie Lacey
Vice President Human Resources

CERCIE is the award we’ve created as a company to recognize our employees who exemplify RehabVisions’ company values. It is an acronym that stands for Commitment, Excellence, Respect, Compassion, Integrity and Enthusiasm. We ask employees to submit CERCIE certificates to recognize their peers on a quarterly basis. Katie S., a PT in North Dakota is …

January 21, 2014

Why Contract Your Therapy?

Todd Lohr
National Account Executive

Here is a cool little video about why a hospital should consider contracting its therapy department. Enjoy!

December 3, 2013

A Community of Compliance

Brenda Kemling, PT
Hospital Compliance Manager

RehabVisions has established our commitment to compliance by not only protecting patients’ rights but also protecting and supporting our employees. It is within our well-established culture of providing quality health care that we have developed a community that places value in compliance. Whether it be adhering to the various Medicare rules and regulations, updating HIPAA …

November 7, 2013

Another Rural Hospital Success Story

Tracy Milius, OT
Director of Operations

Jim McConnell credits his back surgeon and the therapy team at Myrtue Medical Center with saving his life. After a work-related injury, Jim went through six back surgeries over six years, and nothing seemed to work. Jim lives in Council Bluffs, Iowa, a town of 60,000 people that borders Omaha, Nebraska. Finally a doctor recommended …

October 14, 2013

RV Welcomes Compliance Manager

Stacy Ashley Murphy
Director of Marketing

RehabVisions added a new position to our Operations Department recently to to stay on top of regulatory points and provide expertise to our hospital clients. Brenda Kemling, PT started in her role as Hospital Compliance Manager in June. So far, she has been training RehabVisions’ hospital staff on Functional Limitation Reporting (G-codes with severity modifiers), …

August 26, 2013

PT’s Role in Wound Care

Guest

Written by Amy Robinson, PT Most people don’t realize that physical therapists can play a huge role in wound care healing. It’s actually become a large part of my practice. Wound care can be very challenging, yet it’s rewarding when you see quick results and good response from patients. A wound care program can be …

July 19, 2013

Darrell’s Rural Rant

Darrell Metcalf
Senior Vice President and CFO

Our National Account Executive was on the road today returning from a Rural Hospital conference. We didn’t have a booth at this particular show so Todd spent the majority of his time going to the educational sessions along with the hospital personnel that were in attendance. I called him to catch up on anything that …

May 6, 2013

Happy Anniversary, RehabVisions

Stacy Ashley Murphy
Director of Marketing

May marks the 30th year that RehabVisions has been in business. To commemorate this important event, we put together this video about how we started, where we’ve been, and what the future holds for us as a company. Enjoy! RV 30th Anniversary Video

January 14, 2013

Communication is always key

Bill Mannewitz, PT
Clinical Operations Manager – Hospital Division

It’s true! Communication is key, but the way we communicate is a huge part of it. I came across this blog post from Compliance Chat by Tom Ambury on communication and thought it was interesting, especially in thinking about our therapy departments–how we communicate to them from the home office, how they communicate among each …