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Success Story: Jack Brunetti Finds a Voice After a PPA Diagnosis

REPOSTED from Lingraphica by Angie Maher When primary progressive aphasia began to steal his words, Jack Brunetti found new hope in communicating with a device from Lingraphica. Read on for his journey to successful communication. John "Jack" Brunetti's story began in Scranton, PA. He received a degree in History from the University [...]

By | February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Media|Comments Off on Success Story: Jack Brunetti Finds a Voice After a PPA Diagnosis

Call the Doctor: Stroke – Time Lost is Brian Lost

Each year, more than 140,000 Americans die from strokes. In fact, stroke is the third leading cause of death in both America and Pennsylvania.  That’s why it is essential to recognize the warning signs of a stroke, which include sudden weakness of the face, arm or leg, sudden dizziness or even severe headaches. Allied Services’ Dr. Michael [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Categories: Events, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Call the Doctor: Stroke – Time Lost is Brian Lost

Heinz Rehab Hospital seeking applicants for Rose Brader Scholarships

Allied Services Heinz Rehab Hospital is now accepting applications for its annual Rose Brader Scholarships.  The Rose Brader Scholarship Committee is offering several $500.00 scholarships to Luzerne County Residents who are pursuing an education or advanced training in Physical, Occupational, Speech, or Recreational Therapy. The scholarships are named in honor of Rose Brader, a former Director of [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Categories: General News, Heinz Rehab, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Heinz Rehab Hospital seeking applicants for Rose Brader Scholarships

Burnley April Showers Ball

When: April 28, 2017 Where: Terraview, Stroudsmoor Country Inn, Stroudsburg Tickets: $125 per person, RSVP by April 18th RSVP Link: RSVP Online Sponsor Link: 2017 Sponsorship Opportunities When Mark E. Smith was born with severe cerebral palsy, the doctors said that he was an absolute vegetable, void of cognitive skills. On top [...]

By | February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Events, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Burnley April Showers Ball

Allied Services Honors its Miracle Makers

Allied Services Integrated Health System recently honored the contributions and successes of employees and managers from various divisions at their bimonthly Miracle Maker luncheon. Standing, from left, are: Jim Brogna, Vice President of Corporate Advancement & Communication;  Laura Piazza-Smith, Vice President, Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center; Pearl Stanek, Food Service Worker, Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center; Carl Miller, supportive [...]

By | February 2nd, 2017|Categories: General News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Allied Services Honors its Miracle Makers

Allied Services’ Brittany Arnold Tyahla earns specialist certification in Psychiatric Rehabilitation

Brittany Arnold Tyahla, B.A., C.P.R.P., an employee at Allied Services Integrated Health System since 2014 recently received her certification in Psychiatric Rehabilitation. Tyahla is a Residential Supervisor for Allied Services’ 10-bed Community Residential Program in Pottsville. She works directly with adult individuals who have a mental health diagnosis, developing individual rehabilitation plans and overseeing their progress. [...]

By | February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Career News, General News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Allied Services’ Brittany Arnold Tyahla earns specialist certification in Psychiatric Rehabilitation

Transitional rehab helps 101-year-old recover

REPOSTED from The Citizens Voice by DENISE ALLABAUGH Event next weekend celebrates pet therapy At age 101, Madeleine Park was the oldest patient at the transitional rehabilitation unit at Allied Services John Heinz Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine in Wilkes-Barre Township.“I will be 102 this August,†said Park, who was working on a puzzle in the unit. [...]

By | January 30th, 2017|Categories: Media|Comments Off on Transitional rehab helps 101-year-old recover

Deli owner beating odds in recovery from series of near-fatal strokes  

REPOSTED BY The Citizens Voice BY BOB KALINOWSKI Event next weekend celebrates pet therapy WILKES-BARRE — The popular owner of a deli and catering business in the city’s Parsons section is continuing on the slow road to recovery after suffering a series of near-fatal strokes. Bernie Suchoski, owner of Gardner Avenue Deli and Catering, was given [...]

By | January 27th, 2017|Categories: Media|Comments Off on Deli owner beating odds in recovery from series of near-fatal strokes