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On May 22, Magee Rehabilitation Hospital held an Adaptive Sports&Recreation Day at Temple University.The Adaptive Sports & Recreation Day featured everything from scuba diving to wheelchair dancing.

The event was covered by Advance Magazine. To read the story and see pictures, click here.

ADVANCE is a national, biweekly publication where more than 93,000 PTs, PTAs, OTs, Recreational Therapists, directors of rehab services, private practice owners, educators, school program directors, senior students and others allied to the field turn for PT news and job listings.

The award-winning writers and contributors provide timely, topical, balanced articles to connect rehab professionals with the latest issues surrounding the field. This independent publication offers reports on advances in research, reimbursement, political and clinical news in an attractive, user-friendly format.

As a complement to the newsmagazine, the Advance Web site offers exclusive articles and departments as well as comprehensive job listings. With online departments including Medicare Advisor, On the Market and News and Notes, therapists can access information for use in practice. In addition, both the printed publication and the Web site are ideal forums for PTs and PTAs to express themselves.

Magee Rehabilitation Hospital, founded in 1958, is a 96-bed specialty medical rehabilitation hospital providing physical and cognitive rehabilitation services. Magee’s flagship facility is located in Center City Philadelphia. In addition to the main campus that offers comprehensive services for spinal cord injury, brain injury, stroke, orthopaedic replacement, amputation, pain management and work injury, Magee provides an expanding out-patient network serving the surrounding communities. In 1985, Magee’s brain injury rehabilitation program became the first in the nation to be accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.Magee partnered with Jefferson Hospital to create one of the nation’s 14 federally designated centers for spinal cord injury rehabilitation. Magee has been rated one of America’s leading rehabilitation hospitals by U.S. News&World Report. Magee provides treatment to more than 5,000 individuals annually. Magee is authorized to treat wounded military personnel returning from war. Magee is not an Obligated Group Affiliate.

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