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Infinity Rehab Director Accepted into the Washington LeadingAge Leadership Academy


Congratulations to Andrea Matrone, MA, CCC-SLP, Area Rehab Director on her recent acceptance into the Leadership Academy of the Washington LeadingAge chapter. Read her story below. I was honored and excited when my supervisor discussed the option of me applying for the 2016 Leading Age Leadership Academy. Although extremely excited at the thought of being included in this amazing experience, it can also be overwhelming to think of being a part of this on top of our already hectic jobs and family life. However, after some thought and discussion, I knew I had the support of my family and Infinity … Continue reading

Infinity Rehab Director Selected for American Occupational Therapy Association Emerging Leaders Development Program

Courtney Holmes, COTA and Director of Rehab for Infinity Rehab at Shalom Park in Aurora, CO was recently selected to participate in theesteemed American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) Emerging Leaders Development Program. According to AOTA, participants “receive leadership training, ongoing mentorship, and participation in current service opportunities that match each participant’s own leadership goals.” The year-long program kicks off with a two-day leadership institute, August 18-19, 2015, at AOTA headquarters in Bethesda, MD. “Courtney is a self-driven leader with the ability to follow through on her own commitments and inspire others into action,” says Derek Fenwick, PT, MBA, GCS, and … Continue reading

Leader vs. Manager: Which are you?

Five key questions for health care leaders The health care industry is in constant transition. Transition requires movement, and movement requires direction.  As practitioners in a dynamic sector like health care, it becomes easy for managers making decisions to spread energy in multiple directions, create a feeling of progress without any results.  Effective leaders can make a significant difference in these moments. Clinicians are primed to be effective leaders.  Our education trains us to think problems through and find the root cause.  We spend a lot of time interacting with people.  We practice communication constantly.  We judge our impact by … Continue reading

Derek Fenwick recognized by the American Physical Therapy Association as an Emerging Leader.

Derek Fenwick PT, MBA, Area Rehab Director for Infinity Rehab, was recently recognized by the American Physical Therapy Association as an Emerging Leader. Derek joined Infinity Rehab in May of 2010 to further enhance his ability to lead teams. Stacey Turner, MS-CCC-SLP his Regional Director of Operations reports- “Derek’s passion is contagious! He demonstrates clear vision and understands what success looks like and how to achieve it. In the short time that Derek has been with Infinity Rehab he has demonstrated the ability to communicate his vision as well as inspire other to do the same. Our team is fortunate … Continue reading