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National Rehabilitation Hospital Team to Work with US Army to Improve Rehab Care for Wounded Soldiers
Date:6/13/2008

will assess the current practices and results of care that exist presently, traveling to a majority of the ERMC locations. Together, the NRH team brings over 80 years of experience in PTSD, traumatic brain injury, injury prevention, clinical rehabilitation and rehab management. The team will look at selected "best practices" that may exist at particular sites and share these best practices between locations. In addition, they will develop benchmarking opportunities to measure sites against and make recommendations, where applicable, to improve the existing models of care delivery and related support processes. "All of this," says team leader John Brickley, head of NRH's outpatient network, "will help us achieve our goal of providing the Army with recommendations to improve the rehabilitation care for our injured soldiers, in particular, and help to maximize their recovery, promote safe return to maximum function, and improve their quality of life."

The NRH Team

Jill Anderson, PT: Jill is a Regional Director in the NRH Medical Rehabilitation Network and currently oversees seven outpatient centers throughout the state of Maryland. She graduated with a BS in Physical Therapy from Ithaca College and a Masters in Administrative Science from Johns Hopkins University. She began her career as a staff therapist on an inpatient comprehensive unit treating acute cerebral vascular accidents, spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, amputees and other neurological conditions.

Joseph Bleiberg: Ph.D. Psychology, Boston University, 1976; Diplomate, American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology, 1984. Dr. Bleiberg is a Senior Fellow at NRH and before that was Director of Cognitive Neuroscience at the Christoph Ruesch Research Center at NRH, and is a Clinical Associate Professor at Georgetown University School of Medicine, Department of Neurology. Prior to joining the Research Center at NRH, Dr. Bleiberg was the Director of Psychology and Program Director of
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