Kenny has worked in the Rehab Equipment Industry for 20 years providing specialized equipment for clients of all ages and a wide variety of diagnoses. He started in the industry at All Star Medical in 1998 and obtained his ATP certification in 2009. After 16 years, All Star Medical was acquired by Travis Medical, which started his journey with the Travis family. He has worked with therapists in the home setting, schools and clinical settings as an Assistive Technology Professional (ATP), bringing extensive knowledge of equipment and experience in product application to the team. He has served on multiple advisory councils and focus groups working on research and development of innovative mobility equipment. He has assisted with Travis Medical’s North Texas branches and helped incorporate augmentative and alternative communication devices into Travis’s Rehab Division. Currently, he is an active ATP in South Texas for Travis Medical.
Join us on August 16th OR 19th!
Earn 0.6 CEU credits!
Deborah L. Pucci, PT, MPT
Will has been in the CRT industry for almost 30 years. He joined Travis Medical in 1995 as Service Technician. He moved from Service Technician to Service Manager and then into Rehab Sales where he became a certified ATP in 2008. Will has worked closely with MDA and the ALSA organizations helping with funding raising programs and summer camp for MDA. He also has held seating clinics at various rehab facilities evaluating the needs for clients from custom seating to specialized power chairs with alternative controls. In 2011, he moved to Corpus Christi and opened the rehab department at the Travis Medical Corpus branch. He has since been servicing the Texas Coastal Bend area covering a 100-mile territory including Victoria, Corpus, George West and South Kingsville areas.
William Townsend, ATP
Kenny Gage, ATP
August 16th - Victoria
Health Science Center
2200 East Red River
Victoria, TX 77904
TRAVIS CARES CORPUS CHIRSTI & VICTORIA
Thank you to our
SEATING and POSITIONING CLINIC
Debbie received her degree from Northwestern University in 1998. She has 20 years of clinical experience in neurologic rehabilitation, with specializations in wheelchair seating and mobility and acute spinal cord injury. She has held multiple positions at the Shirley Ryan Ability Lab since 1999 (formerly known as the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago), including senior therapist on the acute spinal cord injury unit, research study coordinator for the spinal cord injury model systems program, and wheelchair and seating clinical specialist. She has presented CEU courses and lectures domestically and internationally in both the areas of seating and mobility and acute rehabilitation for spinal cord injury. Currently, Miss Pucci works as a clinical educator for Ki Mobility and as a clinical specialist for the Shirley Ryan Ability Lab wheelchair and seating clinic.
8:30 - 9:00am: Registration / Breakfast
9:00 - 11:00am: Managed Care Medicaid: The Manual and Medical Necessity
11:00 - 11:15am: Break
11:15 - 12:15pm: Postural Developments in the Young Child and Adolescent: Strategies to Enhance Outcomes
12:15 - 1:00pm: Lunch (provided)
1:00 - 3:00pm: Wheelchair Cushions: The Science that Should be Driving Your Clinical Choices
3:00 - 3:15pm: Break
3:15 - 4:15pm: What's Taking So Long? Understanding the Funding Process
**Courses are TPTA & TOTA Approved**
August 19th - Corpus Christi
Del Mar College, West Campus
Health Science 1 Bldg, 2nd floor
4101 Old Brownsville Rd
Corpus Christi, TX. 78404