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

News

Have A Heart for Kids 2019 Wrap Up!

The Have a Heart for Kids Community Connections event was a HUGE success! Thank you to everyone who took time out of their day to attend and a big shout out and a thank you to the vendors in attendance! Mary Free Bed Orthotics Bow Wow Readers Reading with Breslyn Children's Special Health West Michigan Miracle League Muskegon Waves Children's Special Health Discovery Toys Grand Haven Special Education Deaf and...

Finding Fitness With Lower Back Pain

The number of U.S. emergency room visits, pain medication orders, injections, imaging studies and surgical interventions directed at lower back pain continue to rise. Physical therapists frequently meet people who report their fitness efforts have been hampered by low back pain. Here are five recommendations that can help those with lower back pain have more success in the gym. Five Ways To Find Fitness With Lower Back Pain #1 Do not exercise...

Meet Andrew Bos!

Meet Andrew Bos! Andrew is a favorite patient at the Generation Care Muskegon Clinic location. Andrew has been attending therapy at Generation Care after being involved in a motorcycle accident that resulted in a TBI (traumatic brain injury). March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and Andrew and his family wanted us to share his story and progress in therapy. We asked Generation Care therapists, Laura Kate Covey, and Elizabeth Turner, to...

Remembering Samantha Deur – Our Special Pediatric Patient of the Month for March

This month, our Pediatric Patient of the Month post is serving as a platform to remember a life that our team loved so much, Samantha Deur. Samantha ‘Sami’ Deur gained her angel wings on January 31, 2019. Our team had the pleasure of working with Sami and her incredible family since 2014. Kory (Dad), Heidi (Mom) and brother (Lukas) are a devoted and loving family. They tirelessly drove 30 minutes in...

You Won’t Want To Miss Have a Heart for Kids April 13th!

North Ottawa Pediatric Rehab powered by Generation Care will be holding its 2nd Annual “Have A Heart For Kids” and we want you to attend this free event! Last year we had an amazing turnout with numerous vendors, a ton of families, and even a petting zoo! We are expecting this year to be even better! We will have a variety of new organizations, as well as many of the organizations...

Blood Flow Restriction Training at Grand Rapids Performance Center

Here at the Grand Rapids Performance Center, we are always looking at new and exciting evidence-based ways to help treat our patients. Personalized blood flow restriction (BFR) training is one of those ways. While BFR training is not new, it is something that has been gaining a lot of momentum in the health, wellness and fitness industries. BFR is a great tool that can be of benefit to many, if...

The Rehab Trifecta For Parkinson’s Disease

When it comes to staving off Parkinson's disease's progression, movement is the best medicine. A long-term degenerative disease that affects mobility, speech and motor skills, Parkinson's is the fastest-growing neurologic disorder worldwide and set to outpace dementia. Parkinson's disease afflicts 1 million people in the United States and 6.9 million people globally. That figure is projected to reach pandemic status and double to 14.2 million people by 2040. Many people think tremors are a hallmark of the disease,...

Race Directors for the RunSTRONG 5K to participate in the Five Mile Hill Challenge!

RunSTRONG 5k Race Directors Scott McKeel and Lauren L' Huillier were asked and selected to participate in the 5 Mile Hill Challenge this year to raise money for the Nayamba School in rural Zambia along with eight other people from the Grand Haven community. Scott was able to participate in this event last year and helped raise part of the over $20,000 for this school! That was enough to raise money to feed every...

Meet Liam! Pediatric Patient of the Month for February!

Meet Liam Green, our Pediatric Patient of the Month! Liam has been working with Generation Care Occupational Therapist, Tessa Hagen, MOTR/L and Physical Therapist Jackie Bradley, DPT at our NOCHS Pediatric Rehab Facility. Liam’s mom, Jennifer Green shared: “Liam has been working hard in therapy. He’s been working on dressing himself and hand coordination tasks.  Liam’s biggest accomplishment so far has been in being able to undress alone. OT has really improved...

Have A Heart For Kids – April 13

Get ready for our SECOND Have A Heart For Kids event on Saturday, April 13th from 10 AM - 12 PM. Our event last winter was a huge success, so we are more than happy to help families connect with resources once again. Have A Heart For Kids is hosted by Generation Care's Pediatric Rehabilitation Facility in partnership with North Ottawa Community Health Systems. This North Ottawa Community Connections Event is...

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