Category Archives: Our Therapists

Advancing the Treatment Protocols of Obese Patients One Document at a Time

Infinity Rehab is proud to announce the latest addition to our clinical resources library: Bariatrics: Rehab Management of Obese Patients Treatment Protocol. Maxwell Perkins, OTR, Direct of Clinical Services and Jan Lee, PT, wrote this document over the course of 5 months; and their excellent work really shows. According to Perkins, “This Bariatrics protocol is one of the first documents in the country outlining how to care for and manage obese patients in a clinical setting.” The nearly 40 page protocol reviews general information about Bariatrics and obesity and provides detailed information related to the evaluation and treatment of obese … Continue reading

A Day in the Life of…

Have you ever wondered what a day in the life of a co-worker would be like, what tasks fill their day, is it similar to mine? Well, this is exactly that – the life of a busy Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) and Director of Rehab (DOR). SueAnne Wakeland has been a SLP and DOR for Infinity Rehab for the past three years in the Utah area. She has worked in a multitude of facilities for Infinity Rehab in Utah and also has provided SLP needs in Idaho facilities as well. Currently, SueAnne spends her busy days between Majestic Care and … Continue reading

It Feels Great to Give and Receive Thanks!

Toward the end of January, the Administrator for Avamere Crestview of Portland, Nate Dawson, received a letter of thanks from the son of a recent patient. Infinity Rehab therapists work within the Crestview facility, so we were delighted to read that one of our employees, Amy Hietpas, OT, was mentioned as a reason why the patient’s stay was an exceptional one. Amy’s actions truly personify the core values of Infinity Rehab: Integrity Above All Else Passion for the Quality of People’s Lives A Culture of Respect Reaching to Learn, Grow and Embrace Change Quality that is Obvious Kudos to the … Continue reading

Working at Infinity

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Infinity Rehab is a company managed by therapists. We enjoy coming to work and being part of a team that knows how to have fun while making a difference. We provide excellent clinical support, strong team environments, and have a passion for caring for our residents and therapists. We value each other as therapists and reward longevity through our comprehensive benefits package. Are you or someone you know interested in joining our team? Our recruiters can assist you with opportunities in SNF, CCRC, outpatient, hospital, home health and schools. Come be a part of our Infinity family.

Foreign-trained Therapists

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Infinity Rehab does work with Foreign-Trained Physical and Occupational Therapists who are interested in working in the United States. U.S. Visas The United States issues several types of visas that allow foreign-trained therapist to work in this country. Infinity Rehab works with H-1B, E-3, TN and Immigrant Visa’s. The most common method we use is the H-1B employer sponsored temporary work visa for skilled trained foreign workers. The H-1B visa is initially good for three years and can be renewed when that time expires. Steps in the process Foreign-Trained Physical Therapists must have successfully passed the TOEFL iBT and gained … Continue reading

Continuing Education

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Infinity Rehab is committed to bringing quality continuing education to our staff of professionals and offering the same continuing education options to the therapist community at large. Our education focus is demonstrated through a three-tiered approach: Annual Symposium Infinity Rehab provides an annual symposium: a weekend educational conference featuring a collection of courses on pertinent topics for the post acute care rehab professional. In 2010, our symposiums brought together close to 600 therapists. Some of the courses offered at our symposiums include: Contracture Management The Geriatric Shoulder Wheelchair Seating and Positioning Documentation and Functional Assessment Working with the Client with … Continue reading