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Allied Services therapists receive specialized training in Parkinson’s care; dynamic, exercised-based protocols offered to promote wellness in Parkinson’s patients

10 staff members from Allied Services Integrated Health System were among a group of healthcare professionals from New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania who attended a 2-day conference on innovative Parkinson’s disease care. The conference delivered by Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery was hosted at Heinz Rehab Hospital in Wilkes-Barre recently. Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery (PWR!) is a dynamic, [...]

By | September 12th, 2017|Categories: General News|0 Comments

Heinz Rehab Center staff becomes Partners in MS Care

Photo ID: left to right, Angela Reese, PT, MPT, Heinz Rehab Hospital; Robin Unangst, MSSMC, Manager, National Multiple Sclerosis Society; Kristina Dorkoski, PT, DPT, NCS, PYT, CPI. The National Multiple Sclerosis Society recently announced two new members of its national Partners in MS Care program. Angela Reese, PT, MPT, and Kristina Dorkoski, PT, DPT, of Heinz [...]

By | September 12th, 2017|Categories: General News|0 Comments

Allied Services Heinz Rehab Hospital to Host 17th Spirituality and Disability Conference

Allied Services Integrated Health System will be hosting its 17th annual Spirituality and Disability Conference on Thursday, October 19th, from 8:15 AM to 4:45 PM at its Heinz Rehab Hospital, 150 Mundy Street in Wilkes-Barre The topic of this year’s conference is “When the Time Comes: Exploring Hospice and Palliative Care.” Speakers for the event will [...]

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: General News|0 Comments

WNEP’s Ryan’s Run 8: How To Get Involved

REPOSTED from WNEP.COM Inspiring Fitness. Challenging Disability. Changing Lives. That’s the motto for WNEP-TV’s Ryan’s Run which has officially launched year eight. The charity campaign kicked off on Newswatch 16 This Morning on Wednesday, August 16. The project continues through November 5, the weekend of the TCS New York City Marathon. WNEP’s Ryan’s Run raises money for [...]

By | August 16th, 2017|Categories: Media|0 Comments

Allied Services Heinz Rehab Announce the Winners of the Rose Brader Scholarships

Allied Services Heinz Rehab recently announced the winners of the 2017 Allied Services Rose Brader Scholarships. The Volunteer Auxiliary of Allied Services Heinz Rehab established the Rose Brader Scholarship to contribute to the health care needs of the community by encouraging and providing financial assistance to those students that wish to pursue an education in the [...]

By | August 15th, 2017|Categories: General News|0 Comments

CHRIS KELLY: Running scared

REPOSTED from The Times Tribune by KELLY'S WORLD / PUBLISHED: AUGUST 6, 2017 Cheryl Evans saw a white blur and heard the rev of an engine, then screaming. SLOW DOWN! WATCH OUT! HE’S COMING! She remembers nothing after the minivan slammed into a group of Barrier Breakers running club members early two [...]

By | August 7th, 2017|Categories: Media|0 Comments

Allied Services Home Health earns National Patient Satisfaction Award

Allied Services Home Health recently received recognition as a Superior Performer in an annual review conducted by Strategic Healthcare Programs, LLC (SHP). Allied Services Home Health received a ranking in top 20% in the SHP national Home Health Care survey, making it a “SHPBest” agency. The annual SHPBest™ program was created to acknowledge home health agencies that [...]

By | July 26th, 2017|Categories: General News|0 Comments

Allied Services Physical Therapist awarded Neurologic Specialist Certification

Kristina Dorkoski, PT, DPT, NCS, PYT, CPI, of Dallas, PA, was awarded the professional designation of board-certified clinical specialist in neurologic physical therapy by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). Dorkoski specializes in the evaluation and treatment of adults with Parkinson’s disease, traumatic brain injury, stroke, multiple sclerosis, and vestibular disorders. She is a staff physical therapist [...]

By | July 26th, 2017|Categories: General News|0 Comments