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Vereen Center Expands Sports Medicine Program

Moultrie – Vereen Rehabilitation Center recently announced partnerships with Valdosta State University and Valdosta High School as additions to its sports medicine program. In July, the Vereen Center began providing athletic training services to student-athletes on the VSU campus and will begin working with VHS athletes in September. Vereen Center athletic trainers will primarily be working with the VSU Women’s Soccer Program, though they will be available to assist with other...



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Vereen Center Introduces Golf Performance Program

MOULTRIE, Ga. – Vereen Rehabilitation Center recently introduced a new golf performance program into its service line called Vereen SwingFit. Vereen athletic trainer and athletic training services coordinator Jaclyn K. Donovan, MBA, MS, LAT, ATC, CSCS completed training for Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) certification in July. At its core, the Titleist Performance Institute exists to help golfers improve their game while reducing golf-specific injuries. TPI is known globally for...



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Smith Completes Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency

Vereen Rehabilitation Center physical therapist Brandon Smith, PT, DPT, OCS, recently completed a residency in orthopaedic physical therapy through Mercer University, making him the latest staff member at Vereen to add a specialty to his credentials. “We are so proud of Brandon for completing this residency and achieving this accreditation,” said Colquitt Regional President and CEO Jim Matney. “Continuing education is an integral part of our culture at Colquitt Regional. We...



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Vereen Speech Pathology Introduces New Math Program

The Speech Language Pathology program at Vereen Rehabilitation Center recently implemented a new math program that will aid in the mathematical learning process of concepts and principles. The new program, called On Cloud Nine®, emphasizes mathematical reasoning and computation. This particular curriculum was chosen because it provides the missing link to ensure students retain the concepts that they are taught. “Our speech program has been effective in helping students in this...



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Colquitt Regional Volunteers Donate Activity Chair to Vereen Center

MOULTRIE, Ga. – The Colquitt Regional Volunteers not only give of their time on a daily basis, but they are extremely charitable through their financial contributions as well. The Volunteers recently donated a $3,500 Rifton Hi-Lo activity chair to Vereen Rehabilitation Center. While the Rifton chair aids in a wide variety of needs in speech therapy, active learning and sensory processing challenges, the chair is particularly useful in treating therapy patients with feeding and/or...



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Vereen Center Celebrates National Athletic Training Month

Moultrie, GA – During the month of March, medical professionals all over the country celebrate National Athletic Training Month. Athletic trainers are highly-skilled individuals who work with athletes and coaches to aid in preventative and immediate treatment, emergency care and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions. While March is the month for formal recognition, the Vereen Center is proud of the work done by athletic trainers all year long. The Vereen Center is home...



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Vereen Center adds Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Vereen Rehabilitation Center recently added hyperbaric oxygen therapy to the list of treatments provided in their Wound Care program. Hyperbaric oxygen chambers have been proven to speed up the healing process by using oxygen to stimulate angiogenesis, which is new blood vessel formation in tissue. “We have been researching hyperbaric therapy for a long time, and are proud to be able to offer this to our patients," said Colquitt Regional President and CEO Jim Matney. "The...



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Vereen Center Partners with Albany State

Vereen Center Partners with Albany State Named the Official Sports Medicine Provider for the Golden Rams Moultrie – Vereen Rehabilitation Center recently announced a partnership with Albany State University as an addition to its sports medicine program. In August, the Vereen Center began providing athletic training services to student-athletes on the Albany, GA campus. Albany State will be the first collegiate program for the Vereen Center's sports medicine...