From The Blog
- BenchMark Grows with OnSite Rehab
- Training for an IRONMAN- What it Really Takes
- BenchMark Receives 2014 Best of Acworth Award
BenchMark Grows with OnSite RehabOnsite Rehab Physical Therapy in Atlanta, Georgia, becomes BenchMark's newest partner increasing our functional capacity testing capabilities. December 1, 2014, Atlanta, GA – Jan W. Braunstein, PT, owner of Atlanta, GA based Onsite Rehab, announced her new partnership with BenchMark Rehab Partners (BMRP) under the company’s brand, BenchMark Physical Therapy. According to Braunstein, “I am very excited to be a part of an organization that is leading the way into the future of physical therapy with the changes that our healthcare system is experiencing right now.” Braunstein is passionate about making a positive impact on people’s lives and their ability to function safely at the workplace and enjoy life. As Director of Physical Therapy for an Occupational Medicine Clinic in Atlanta, Georgia, Braunstein developed her specialty in Occupational Injury Rehab. In 1996, Braunstein opened OnSite Rehab, her own private physical therapy and functional testing practice, in Atlanta, GA. Since its opening, OnSite has been recognized as a leader in providing Work Injury Physical Therapy services in Georgia. In addition to a freestanding traditional physical therapy clinic, OnSite offers injury prevention services, ergonomic consulting and corporate safety educational programs as well as four (4) functional testing centers throughout Georgia. Here, Certified Functional Evaluators perform evaluations on individuals where a physician needs a more objective understanding of whether someone can perform the essential functions of their job. Combined, these evaluations provide an exceptional service for both supervisor and employee. Braunstein’s philosophy has always been to provide the highest quality of care while reducing injury-related costs. Becky Filson, partner and regional director for BMRP, is very optimistic about this new partnership saying, “We are thrilled to be partnering with Onsite Rehab and expanding our focus in functional testing and occupational rehab. As with all of our partnerships, we will leverage… Read More
Have you ever contemplated the enormous challenge of competing in an IRONMAN but you’re overwhelmed by the thought of training for such an arduous event?Well, you should be.
We spoke with BenchMark physical therapist and IRONMAN triathlete, Kim Humphries, PT, DPT, OCS, CIMT, CEAS, about the training it really takes to successfully complete a triathlon.According to Humphries, training for an IRONMAN triathlon requires training- serious, extensive training. Even the best of athletes can find themselves overwhelmed with the task of mentally and physically preparing for an IRONMAN triathlon. It’s important to lay out a plan that details what activity to do each day, how long, and what type of workout will accompany it. “My advice to anyone doing their first IRONMAN is to get a coach or reputable training plan to help you develop a plan and stay on track with your training”, explains Humphries.Read More
ACWORTH, GA August 1, 2014 -- BenchMark Physical Therapy has been selected for the 2014 Best of Acworth Award in the Physical Therapists category by the Acworth Award Program.
Each year, the Acworth Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Acworth area a great place to live, work and play.
Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2014 Acworth Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Acworth Award Program and data provided by third parties.Read More