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Rehab Center taps Weems

Walter S. Weems of Brunini, Grantham, Grower & Hewes, PLLC, in Jackson has been named chairman of the board of trustees for Methodist Rehabilitation Center in Jackson. At Brunini, Weems is principal outside counsel for both traditional corporations and a number of entrepreneurs. His practice areas include corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, and real estate. He was chairman of Brunini’s ...

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Boone joins rehab center

Doug Boone of Jackson has joined the staff of Methodist Rehabilitation Center in Jackson as vice president of business development and community relations. He is responsible for continuous development, improvement and promotion of MRC’s brand and increasing the utilization of MRC’s clinical services. He supports all MRC business lines, manages community relations, oversees strategic business development and develops customer loyalty. ...

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Three earn neurology certification

Methodist Rehabilitation Center physical therapists who recently earned their board certification as clinical specialists in neurology are, from left, Kathleen Dobbs of Madison, Megan Glorioso of Madison and Ann Howard of Ridgeland.
Photo courtesy of Methodist Rehabilitation Center

Three Methodist Rehabilitation Center physical therapists from Madison County were recently certified as clinical specialists in neurology (NCS) by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS). ABPTS certifies individuals who have demonstrated advanced clinical knowledge and skills in physical therapy specialty areas. Ann Howard of Ridgeland is a physical therapist for MRC’s spinal cord injury program. She earned her ...

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COOL AND CONVENIENT — Canton man delighted with mobility device

To learn all the capabilities of the Rio Mobility Firefly hand cycle, Adrian Benson, left, works with Cameron Huff, a physical therapist at Methodist Rehabilitation Center’s Assistive Technology Clinic in Flowood and Greg Fleming, a certified Assistive Technology Professional with National Seating and Mobility.

By Susan Christensen Adrian Benson’s new ride attracted rubber-neckers as he whizzed through the parking lot of Methodist Rehabilitation Center’s Assistive Technology Clinic in Flowood. People don’t expect a wheelchair to have a chopper-style front fork or reach speeds of 12 mph. But the innovative design suits Benson’s active lifestyle. “This is what’s up,” said the 40-year-old Canton resident, who ...

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UMMC merging rehab services with Methodist

JACKSON — The University of Mississippi Medical Center will merge some functions with a neighboring rehabilitation hospital. The College Board approved the agreement with Methodist Rehabilitation Center today. UMMC will close its inpatient rehabilitation unit over the next two years and move it into Methodist’s building, hiring some of Methodist’s physicians and nurse practitioners as faculty members. Some UMMC employees ...

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Wilson Research Foundation helps meet needs

The fund-raising arm of Methodist Rehabilitation Center finds ways to keep raising money Methodist Rehabilitation Center (MRC) is Mississippi’s only comprehensive rehabilitation hospital featuring programs specifically designed to treat people who have had a stroke, brain or spinal injury. Each program has a staff dedicated to the treatment of that specific injury or illness. That experience gives the staff at ...

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