Meet Alicia Ancarrow – Physical Therapist – Parham Doctors’ Hospital

(upbeat music) – My name is Alicia Ancarrow. I’m a physical therapist, and I’m also the director
of the inpatient rehab unit, here at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, Parham. On our Inpatient Rehab Unit,
patients will participate in Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Speech Therapy. Upon admission, all three
of these disciplines, or two of the three disciplines,
will be seeing the patient. And working with the
rehabilitation nurse, the Medical Director, and case managers to
help develop a plan of care. This plan of care is put
together by Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech
Therapy, case management, our Medical Director,
and rehabilitation nurses in order to help patients
reach their maximal functional potential in order to return home. Some of our specialties include certified rehabilitation nurses. We have physical therapists
and occupational therapists that are trained to perform
neurodevelopmental techniques. They are also trained in
functional muscle stimulation with use of Bioness. And we also have speech
therapists who are trained in vital stimulation. (upbeat music)

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