PTS Announces Partnership with Evidence in Motion
Illinois based company’s 16 outpatient locations will serve as training sites for EIM’s educational programs
Professional Therapy Services (PTS) is pleased to announce an official partnership with Evidence In Motion (EIM), which will allow them to collaborate in the delivery of EIM’s Orthopaedic and Sports Residencies, Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy Fellowship, Postprofessional Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT), and Certification training programs. Through the Network Partnership, PTS clinics will serve as training sites for these evidence-based training programs.
Using the most up-to-date research and cutting edge technology, EIM is transforming the way physical therapists are trained and educated, allowing professionals to complete the majority of the coursework online. EIM’s programs are delivered to the physical therapist where they live and work through web-based educational “distance learning” platforms. Online learning is complimented by a thorough mentoring program and on-site weekend intensives conducted at Network Partner locations throughout the United States and Canada, now including PTS’ 16 outpatient locations in Illinois.
Many members of EIM’s faculty are recognized internationally for their contributions to education, research, and clinical practice. EIM’s faculty have received more than 95 research grants totaling over $10.5 million, taught over 220 university level courses, founded over forty different business organizations, and held appointed positions in more than 40 state and 115 national and international professional associations. Under their supervision, Residents and Fellows have the opportunity to receive the highest caliber of training and become distinguished leaders in evidence-based orthopaedic and manual physical therapy practice.
The addition of PTS as a Network Partner will allow EIM to reach a broader base of physical therapists while allowing PTS to expand its internal clinical education and research activities. Several of the offerings included in the Residency and Fellowship curricula will be made available to all PTS staff, enhancing lifelong learning and quality improvement initiatives for professional personnel.
About Professional Therapy Services:
PTS has clinics in Chillicothe, Morton, Pekin, Peoria and Washington. The organization offers a broad spectrum of rehabilitation programs and services for hospitals, home health agencies, long-term care facilities and outpatient clinics. Owned and operated by therapists, PTS utilizes nearly 350 therapists, therapy assistants and support personnel throughout Central and Southern Illinois. For PTS, flexibility is key as they strive to be the total rehabilitation solution for their clients. For more information, please visit ptsinc.org. You can also find PTS on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, @PTSIncorporated.
About Evidence In Motion:
Evidence In Motion (EIM) is an education and consultation company that exists to elevate the role of physical and occupational therapists in health care delivery by providing premiere entry-level and post-professional education programs for rehabilitation professionals. They emphasize flexible educational offerings that feature the perfect blend of online and hands-on training from world-renowned educators with extensive experience in teaching, research, and business. EIM offers Continuing Education, Residency (Orthopaedic, Sports, and Neurologic), Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy Fellowship, Postprofessional Doctorate in Physical Therapy and Certificate training programs (Manual PT, Sports PT, Pain Specialist, Geriatric, Industrial Health, Pelvic Health, Balance and Falls, Concussion Screening/Management, and Executive Program in Private Practice Management). For more information, please visit evidenceinmotion.com. You can also find EIM on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter, @EIMTeam.