Nationally and Locally Rainbow Makes a Difference

By Lynn Brouwers, MS, CRC, CBIST Rainbow Rehabilitation Centers A Leader in Brain Injury Rehabilitation Education Supporting the Brain Injury Association of America’s effort to assure high quality post-acute care Survival after severe brain injury was a medical accomplishment that occurred during our lifetime. However, health professionals soon discovered that brain injury recovery was a…

New equipment featured at the NeuroRehab Campus

We are pleased to announce that the NeuroRehab Campus now offers the RT 300 Leg and Arm FES Cycling system with SAGE. What is FES? Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) is a well-established rehabilitation technique that uses pulses of electrical current to stimulate peripheral nerves evoking muscle contractions and patterned muscle activity. Stimulating these nerves evokes…

CARF Awards Rainbow Three-Year Accreditation

We’re pleased to announce that we have once again been accredited by CARF International for a period of three years in the following Medical Rehabilitation program areas and we hold specialty accreditation in the area of Brain Injury: Residential Rehabilitation Program for Adults and Pediatric Specialty Program Outpatient Medical Rehabilitation Program for Adults and Pediatric…

Dr. Mariann Young now a featured expert on Brainline.org

[youtube id=”rJGU3UQ4r3g” width=”600″ height=”350″] Used with permission from BrainLine.org, a WETA website. www.BrainLine.org. Rainbow’s Director of Pediatric Services, Dr. Mariann Young, has recently become an expert in the Brainline.org feature “Ask the Expert.”  She joins a list of notable professionals from around the world who serve in the brain injury field. As part of her involvement…

Rainbow Hosts Safety and Skills Bike Fairs

Cycling is the leading cause of sports-related head injuries in children under 14* Rainbow Rehabilitation Centers is hosting two bike fair events to promote bike safety.  The events will take place at Rainbow’s Genesee Treatment Center on Saturday, May 10 and Rainbow’s Oakland treatment center on Saturday, May 17. These bike fairs are just one of the many ways Rainbow is…