Locations

Muskegon, MI

945. E. Sherman Blvd.
P. 231.737.4374

Grand Rapids, MI

4095 Park East Court SE
P: 616.259.4028

Grand Haven, MI

16760 Lincoln Street
P: 616.935.3300

NOCHS, Grand Haven, MI

1015 S. Beacon Blvd.
P: 616.847.5293

Author: Generation Care

Exercising In the Heat

With many gyms still closed or requiring masks, taking a jog around your neighborhood or working out in your make-shift garage gym is ideal for many. In order to successfully work out outdoors, you'll need to beat the scorching heat that this summer has been offering. Here are some tips for exercising outdoors this summer and beating the heat!   Avoid the hottest times of the day. The hottest hours of the...

Healthy Lungs at Generation Care

About the Healthy Lungs Program: The Healthy Lungs program focuses on improving lung & respiratory capacity. This program is individualized and can be delivered in either the clinic, home, or via Telehealth. Whether you're recovering from COVID-19, post-hospitalization, or following stay-at-home quarantine recovery from any form of the illness, this program is catered to your needs. We want to help with the following: Progressive pulmonary recovery through our breathing program Improve your...

6 Things I Love Most About Being a SLP

I have been a clinical Speech-Lanuage Pathologist (SLP) for 12 years, which has provided me with many healthy challenges and immense joy. I work exclusively with the adult population, and it is very evident that many people in general still do not understand what speech therapy for adults involves. So…what does a Speech-Language Pathologist do anyways? SLPs evaluate, diagnose, and treat people of all ages who have difficulties with language, speech, memory,...

May Pediatric Patient of the Month!

Bennett is our May Patient of the Month! He has been attending skilled speech therapy twice a week and has made outstanding progress. His therapy goals have been word progression for daily needs, full sentences, and showing feelings by verbalizing needs and wants. Bennett started speech therapy with limited to no words and is now able to imitate consonants and vowels, as well as getting wants and needs met through approximations....

Telehealth is right for you!

I’m sure you have gotten the emails, seen the advertisements, or had a healthcare professional reach out to you about “telehealth” as an alternative option to an in-clinic medical or therapy visit. Heck, I’ve called dozens upon dozens of patients to check in, see how they are holding up, and let them know we are now able to provide therapy services (physical, occupational and speech therapy) via “telehealth.” Some people...

Services Available during COVID-19

Physical therapy is an important part of many lives. That's why we are still operating during this time. We have taken many precautions to ensure your safety and the safety of our staff. We are offering many different ways to keep your appointments if you are not comfortable with an in-person appointment. E-visits We're offering e-visits via phone for those who prefer this method. Call your clinic location to set up an e-visit. Telehealth (video)...

Keep the Spring In Your Step!

Are you a snowbird coming back from a warmer climate, or a senior who has been stuck inside due to the stay-at-home order? Physical therapy can help you stay active during the stay-at-home order. With Telehealth and e-visits now available, you can continue your treatments at home! Make sure to check in with your favorite Generation Care therapist about this option. PT and OT is not just for after surgery Physical and occupational...

What is it with those baby helmets?

Most people know a niece/nephew, grandchild or friend’s child who has worn these cute helmets for some amount of time, but why are they wearing it? These helmets are called Cranial Remolding Orthoses and are often used when a child has developed significant head flattening (typically in a back quadrant of the head, called plagiocephaly), to the degree that they may need help directing the growth of the head to ensure symmetry of the cranium, ears, eye...

March Pediatric Patients of the Month! Bennie and Johnny!

Benjamin and Jonathan Stout have been making great progress in speech therapy over the past few months. These adorable twin boys ALWAYS arrive at therapy with big smiles on their faces and greet their speech therapist, Ms. Jen, with a “hi”. They are always eager to participate in therapy activities and have each met many of their individual speech and language goals. Both boys are now using 3-word utterances to...

How Vision Impairment Affects Daily Life

Declining eyesight can interfere with basic activities of daily living, including driving, paying bills, cooking, and watching TV. Recognizing you can no longer see to drive or safely get around your home takes courage. Occupational therapy offers tips and tools to help you regain confidence and independence. February is low vision awareness month, making it a great time to have an annual eye exam or check in with your optometrist or ophthalmologist.   OT...

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