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Decrease in winter injuries with personal winter readiness program

Local Physical Therapist Helps Keep People Moving With Competence Through Winter Months Patchogue, NY (December 13, 2013) – Predictions for winter this year cite colder than normal temperatures and heavy snow throughout the United States, paving the way for an increase in winter-related injuries. Falls from icy conditions after winter storms are commonly treated in the ER, including wrist fractures, hip fractures and head injuries. According to the National Safety Council, falls are the second-leading cause of unintentional death, resulting in more than 25,000 fatalities each year. Gary Welch, owner of Spectrum Physical Therapy in Patchogue, and a member of the Private Practice Section of the American Physical Therapy Association (PPS), creates Personal Winter Readiness Programs designed to enhance an individual’s physical strengths, improve balance and increase competence in movement. “A Personal Winter Readiness Program includes a comprehensive assessment and […]

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2013 Brookhaven Award Recipients

2013 Brookhaven Award Recipients

Gary Welch, Human Resources and Occupational Medicine Division bnl.gov – Gary Welch is recognized for his outstanding service to the Laboratory by establishing a top quality on-site physical therapy (PT) service with a well-equipped facility and outstanding staff. This service provides over 4,500 treatments per year to Brookhaven Lab employees recovering from occupational or personal injuries and other musculoskeletal disorders. Employees have overwhelmingly rated his service as excellent. They appreciate avoiding co-payments and not having to travel off-site for PT. This service has also realized the recovery of several thousand hours of productivity per year by avoiding off-site trips for PT during the workday. Welch has developed a deep understanding of the physical challenges of work at the Lab, which has guided him in his therapy, always geared towards employees’ rapid recovery and resumption of their work duties. He has […]

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