Aug. 16, 2012 – Harris, N.Y. – Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) recently announced the appointment of John R. Pawlowski, PT, MHS, OCS, CWCE, and CSCS, as its Director of Rehabilitation Services. In his position, Pawlowski will oversee the Rehabilitation Services Department (Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy and Audiology) for all CRMC locations including the Skilled Nursing Unit, Harris and Callicoon campuses.
Pawlowski, who was most recently a physical therapist at CRMC, has almost 20 years of progressive experience and is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Physical Therapy at Arcadia University. Pawlowski holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy from SUNY Buffalo; a Master of Health Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Indianapolis; is a Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedics and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He is also a member of the American Physical Therapy Association.
“John was a natural choice for this director position—he is highly experienced, is very familiar with our program and is beloved by his patients throughout the Sullivan County community,” said Geri Orr, AVP of Professional Services at Catskill Regional Medical Center. “His expertise, work ethic and demeanor are all great qualities, and we are very pleased to have him as our new Director.”
CRMC’s Outpatient Rehabilitation Services offers a full range of rehabilitation services that facilitate functional independence and improved quality of life. CRMC’s patients receive hands-on occupational, physical and speech therapy performed by experienced, compassionate and professional therapists.