Freedom New Mexico
Published: Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
The Roosevelt General Hospital Auxiliary recently purchased several pieces
of physical therapy equipment for RGH Rehab Services. This equipment will
enhance patient care by allowing the therapists to expand treatment exercises,
according to a hospital press release.
An overhead pulley system will be used to address upper extremity, trunk
and lower extremity instability factors related to S/P surgery, accident
or age changes.
The Rebounder will be used to address weak core stability factors secondary
to a shoulder injury or a back injury.
“We have supported Roosevelt General Hospital consistently over the
past 10 years,” said Sidney Phillips, of the RGH Auxiliary. “The
auxiliary spent approximately $3,500 to purchase this equipment for the
physical therapy department at RGH and we are proud to support this great