We enjoy letting our clients and employees know about helpful tidbits, interesting articles, and topics that affect the way we work. Our blog is a home for Therapy Center information of all kinds, and we welcome topic suggestions and comments!


 

Celebrating Athletic Trainers: Overuse Injury Awareness

During the month of March, we continue to celebrate Therapy Center’s team of Athletic Trainers (ATs). Overuse injuries account for nearly half of all sports related injuries and are a key focus area for those in the field of sports medicine. Why Do Overuse Injuries Occur? According to stopsportsinjuries.com,...

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Returning Home: Yvonne Murray

In December of 2016, Ms. Yvonne Murray was found unresponsive in her home due to a drop in blood sugar. After a stay at the Rehabilitation Hospital of Jennings, she was admitted to Jeff Davis Living Center  for ongoing speech, occupational, and physical therapy. Her goal was to return...

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Riviere De Soleil Community Care Center Success Story: Monsignor John Timmermans

Monsignor John Timmermans has been a long-standing member of the Avoyelles parish community for many years.  He officiated over Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Moreauville, Louisiana until recently when he fell and broke his hip.  After his stay at Christus St. Frances Cabrini Hospital, Monsignor Timmermans decided to receive...

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Concussion Management: Celebrating National Athletic Training Month

During the month of March, we continue to celebrate Therapy Center’s team of Athletic Trainers (ATs). One topic of interest in the area of sports medicine is the proper management of concussion prevention and care. Therapy Center – Playing a Key Role in Concussion Care and Prevention As noted...

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Health Care HR Week- Thank You To Our Team

The week of March 12 – 18, 2017, has been designated to recognize human resources professionals in health care organizations across the nation for their important role across the continuum of care. Therapy Center is grateful for our Human Resource team and the support they provide in their roles,...

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Therapy Center Success Story at Maison Teche Nursing Center: Gertrude Naquin

When Mrs. Gertrude Naquin came to Maison Teche Nursing Center, she had been discharged from Lafayette General following three months in ICU after open heart surgery and being diagnosed with pneumonia. She entered the facility recovering from a tracheotomy and PEG tube, unable to move, walk, and talk. Mrs. Gertrude, along...

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Celebrating Athletic Trainers – Your Protection is Our Priority.

During the month of March, we celebrate a team of professionals who have a huge impact on the education and safety of our student athletes – our Athletic Trainers (ATs). Therapy Center is proud to offer athlete training services to the high schools in Jefferson Davis parish and recognize...

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How Healthy Eating Affects Your Physical Health

Protect Your Physical Well Being Strength, coordination, endurance and performance are all determined by what you consume during meal time. The food choices you make directly relate to your ability to participate in daily physical activities, including housework, job functions, homework,  family care giving and exercise.  A diet rich in healthy...

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The Art of Mardi Gras – Tips to Prevent Injury

In Louisiana, we all know what season it is… no, not winter or spring… but MARDI GRAS. According to www.mardigrasneworleans.com , the origin of Mardi Gras “can be traced to medieval Europe, passing through Rome and Venice in the 17th and 18th centuries to the French House of the...

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