View Mobile Site

New therapy systems enhance residents' lives

Cherry Village introduces new opportunities for residents

Chelsy LeRoy, left, and Kim Rockhold demonstrate the new OmniStand to Cherry Village resident Joseph Tuzicka. LeRoy is a physical therapy assistant and Rockhold is rehab director at Cherry Village, which recently became equipped with new high-tech therapy equipment.

View Larger

         When Kim Rockhold refers to the new equipment at Cherry Village Benevolence as a “therapist’s dream,” she is not thinking of herself or her rehabilitation team.

            She is thinking about the new opportunities for residents to “greatly enhance their quality of life.”

            Rockhold is the rehab director at Cherry Village, a short- and long-term-care residence; she also is a certified occupational therapy assistant.

            “We are capable of doing so much more now for residents who need physical, occupational and/or speech therapies,” Rockhold said. “These new high-tech systems can help us work wonders.

            “It is obvious our patients are ...

** Subscribers Log in to read this full article.

In order to view premium content, you must purchase a subscription.

Thank you for showing so much interest in our site! Our policies allow 10 free article views each month. To access additional articles including the E-Tribune, please subscribe. Already a print or online subscriber? Just log on to access additional content.

A subscription is required before viewing this article and other premium content.

Already a registered member and have a subscription?

If you have already purchased a subscription, please log in to view the full article.

Are you registered, but do not have a subscription?

If you are a registed user and would like to purchase a subscription, log in to view a list of available subscriptions.

Interested in becoming a registered member and purchasing a subscription?

Join our community today by registering for a FREE account. Once you have registered for a FREE account, click SUBSCRIBE NOW to purchase access to premium content.

Membership Benefits

  • Instant access to creating Blogs, Photo Albums, and Event listings.
  • Email alerts with the latest news.
  • Access to commenting on articles.

Please wait ...