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Orem OT Medication Reduction

By Ryan Porritt, OT, Orem Rehabilitation & Nursing, Orem, UT Occupational Therapy (OT) used non-pharmaceutical mindfulness-based interventions (HeartMath and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) to support a patient while the physician reduced anxiety medication that she had been on for years.

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PDPM Lessons Learned – Section GG

Submitted by Jennifer Raymond, Therapy Resource – Northern CA During a recent NorCal Weekly DOR call, a question came up that prompted discussion regarding how Section GG scores are being determined when there is a discrepancy between Nursing and Therapy.

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Leaders Made Here – TJ Petty

Submitted by Chad Long, Therapy Resource For those of you who have never had a chance to meet Tyler “TJ” Petty, DOR at Montecito Post-Acute and Rehabilitation in Mesa, AZ…you should.  TJ is a leader full of charisma, compassion and

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What Makes a Good Leader?

Submitted by Jennifer Sowers, DOR, McCall Rehabilitation, McCall, ID I believe leadership is a position earned and appointed by those who have taken recognition of your ability to follow, listen, try harder to be a better person, think outside the

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Birds of Different Feathers

Improving Work Relationships Are you objective, analytical, and logical? Are you a natural team player? Are you lively and entertaining? Are you a natural born leader? The answer to these questions and more may help you to better understand your

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