Tuesday, July 2, 2013

IPMR Celebrates NEW Washington Office with Open House Event

The Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, IPMR, has been serving the Washington community with physical, occupation and speech therapy for 16 years. IPMR is pleased to announce the relocation of their Washington, IL office to 209 N Cummings Lane. Enjoy tours, live music, ice cream and prizes at the open house event on July 16 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM. A ribbon cutting will take place at 4:30 PM. Free health screenings will be available. The Chief’s mascot Homer will be on hand to greet you.

“IPMR is focused on patient centered care. The new office provides easier access and a more convenient location for patients”, said Rick Zehr, President of IPMR. Additional services will be available at the new location including office hours with Dr. Lisa Snyder, a physiatrist and the medical director of IPMR. Physiatrists, or rehabilitation physicians, are nerve, muscle, and bone experts who treat injuries or illnesses that affect movement. IPMR’s new STAR Program for cancer rehabilitation will also be offered at the Washington site. STAR, survivorship training and rehab, relieves the physical and mental difficulties associated with cancer and cancer treatment. The STAR plan is based on individual goals that focus on increasing strength and energy, managing pain and improving function. Rob Cline is a physical therapist and the Washington site coordinator. “No one plans on injury, illness or the negative effects of aging. We want to soften the blows and restore your abilities and confidence. IPMR is concerned about outcomes; we track them and constantly improve quality so you get the best possible results.” said Rob Cline.

IPMR is a non profit comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation facility. Since 1950, IPMR has continued their mission to improve function and quality of life in Central Illinois.


No comments:

Post a Comment

Note: Only a member of this blog may post a comment.