The partnership allows Baird to continue day to day operations with these same values while adding key administrative support such as marketing, facilities management and accounting.
Topeka, KS (PRWEB) March 13, 2014
Ric Baird, owner of Topeka, KS, based Interactive Physical Therapy and Wellness Center, announced his new partnership with BenchMark Rehab Partners (BMRP) under the company’s Kansas/Missouri brand, SERC Physical Therapy. According to Baird, “I am 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.”
Baird is passionate about making a positive impact on people’s lives and their ability to function and enjoy life. The company was founded on what he refers to as "small town values." The partnership allows Baird to continue day to day operations with these same values while adding key administrative support such as marketing, facilities management and accounting. “The support BenchMark adds allows us to focus on patient care,” says Baird.
David Dowdy, partner and regional director, BMRP, is very optimistic about this new partnership saying, “We are thrilled to be partnering with Interactive and expanding our focus on wellness. As with all of our partnerships, we will leverage our collective genius, making everyone stronger.”
Residents in Topeka will see a gradual change as Interactive takes on the SERC Physical Therapy name. Baird points out that his team is excited about the new partnership. “There are some really great and talented people involved with BMRP, and I look forward to learning and growing as a part of the BMRP organization both personally and professionally,” concludes Baird.
BenchMark Rehab Partners is a leading national outpatient physical therapy organization with locations throughout Tennessee, Georgia, North and South Carolina, Alabama, Kansas, Missouri, and Louisiana. Managed by a team of physical therapists, clinicians choose to partner with BenchMark for their culture, administrative services support, clinician excellence and strategic positioning and the nation’s largest in-house Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency Program to prepare clinicians for board certification. BenchMark continues to expand through partnerships with leading physical and occupational therapists throughout the country, focusing on clinical outcomes, payor and physician relationships, and community programs.
SERC Physical Therapy is a proud BenchMark Rehab partner with over 30 locations throughout Missouri and Kansas.