We are proud to have an industry leader such as AthletiCo as the Official Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Provider for the Chicago Blackhawks.
Chicago, IL (PRWEB) December 22, 2011
Midwest-based AthletiCo Physical and Occupational Therapy has renewed its partnership with the Chicago Blackhawks to become the Official Provider of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy to the team.
As a partner of the Blackhawks since 2002, AthletiCo will continue to provide the team with an athletic trainer and a physical therapist to work with the team’s full-time medical staff along with strength and conditioning services at the United Center. Additionally, AthletiCo will provide stretching at the team’s annual Training Camp Festival and athletic training coverage at the Chicago Blackhawks Youth Hockey Camps and Holiday Hockey Tournament.
“We are proud to have an industry leader such as AthletiCo as the Official Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Provider for the Chicago Blackhawks,” says Dave Knickerbocker, Senior Executive Director, Marketing and Business Development for the Blackhawks. “They have been tremendous partners for years and are a great help to the Chicago Blackhawks both on and off the ice.”
New elements of the Blackhawks’ partnership include sponsorship of the team’s practice jersey, increased in-game exposure with a new video board “Big Hits” feature, and sponsorship of the team’s Online Fantasy Hockey. In addition, AthletiCo, in conjunction with the Chicago Blackhawks, the Amateur Hockey Association of Illinois (AHAI), and the Midwest Center for Concussion Care, recently launched the A Step aHead initiative to combat concussions in young hockey players.
AthletiCo president, Mark Kaufman, founded AthletiCo in 1991 by providing athletic training coverage and rehabilitation services to sports teams and organization throughout Chicagoland, bridging the gap between on-field medical coverage and rehabilitation services. Today, AthletiCo provides rehabilitation and fitness services to over 160 professional sports organizations, performing art companies, high schools, colleges and universities, rugby clubs, golf events, endurance events, tournaments, special events, and industrial and commercial organizations.
AthletiCo Physical and Occupational Therapy provides orthopedic rehabilitation services to communities and organizations throughout Illinois, Milwaukee, and Northwest Indiana. To demonstrate our commitment to both our patients and referring physicians, we measure functional patient outcomes and patient satisfaction with national data comparison using a third-party outcomes system.
Our services include physical and occupational/hand therapy, work rehabilitation, performing arts rehabilitation, women’s health therapy, spine control classes, pediatric physical therapy, vestibular rehabilitation, and athletic training. Expanded services include performance enhancement, fitness center memberships, golf fitness, endurance, nutrition, and massage therapy.
AthletiCo accepts all indemnity, PPO, POS, and WC plans including BC/BS, Humana, Medicare, Aetna (PPO/HMO), PHCS, UHC (PPO.HMO) and many others. As a courtesy to our patients, we verify insurance coverage.
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