News and Announcements
Bardavon® Adds Experienced Clinician Robert Townsend to Serve as Account Executive/Clinical Consultant in the Southeast
Robert Townsend has been in the workers’ compensation field for over 20 years as a clinician, researcher and educator. As a clinician, Mr. Townsend has performed functional capacity evaluations, post-job offer testing, job site analysis, ergonomic assessments and implemented work conditioning programs. During his career in the worker’s compensation industry, Robert has worked with a wide variety of employers including industrial roofing, manufacturing, trucking, public safety and food processing.
Overland Park, Kan.: Bardavon Health Innovations® has named Sarah Meyer as its new director of provider acquisition. In this role, Meyer will lead the efforts to expand the company’s next generation physical/occupational therapy network in the Southeast area of the United States.
Overland Park, KS – Bardavon Health Innovations announces Tiffany Gay as vice president of network relations. In this role, she leads the strategic efforts of the company’s operational expansion by managing and growing the company’s provider network, referral management and provider relations teams.
Overland Park, KS – Bardavon Health Innovations has named Josie Sanctis as vice president of business development. In this role, Sanctis will lead business development for the company as they continue to grow their base of employers and expand the specialty provider network in the workers’ compensation industry.
The course will include in-depth discussion on the XRTS protocols as well as hands-on training. Providers will be educated in the history of FCEs and validity testing, the XRTS Hand Strength Assessment, the XRTS Material Handling Assessment, report writing and supporting your report of the classification of your clients’ effort.
Over the last decade, I have been fortunate to grow a physical therapy company that has provided hundreds of thousands of workers’ compensation visits. I have learned a great deal about the good, the bad and the ugly in our industry during this time. One lesson is most significant: The term “outcome” is among the most misused and misapplied phrases in workers’ compensation. Very few consultants, intermediaries and “experts” actually assess the value of their provider networks because they lack the ability to truly define an outcome.
Condon’s sale of ARC clears the way for his next big dream.
Matt Condon likes to dream big.
An entrepreneur at heart and a self-described romantic, Condon founded ARC Physical Therapy+ in 2003 with one employee and a tiny clinic in northeast Kansas City that focused on PT for workers’ compensation patients.
The goal was never to get rich or build an empire – it was to spread an idea.