Occupational Therapy

Tyrone Hospital provides exceptional therapy services to meet the rehabilitation needs of people of all ages.

Our therapists are skilled in helping each individual achieve their maximum functional level whether you are recovering from a sports injury, surgery, managing a chronic health condition struggling with Lymphedema or dealing with age related changes. Our goal is to help you function in daily life as safely and independently as possible.

Our therapists work as a team, insuring that your total rehabilitation needs are addressed.

The first step for each person who participates in therapy is to undergo a thorough evaluation. Then, a personalized treatment plan is developed to address your unique needs. Our therapists also maintain contact with your physician to provide progress reports and offer recommendations.

Occupational and physical therapy services are provided by licensed physical and occupational therapists.

Services at Tyrone Regional Health Network are provided by:

Andrew Hostler, COTA, Rehab Program Manager

Wesley Furry, DPT

Brenda Brumbaugh, PT

Angela Taylor, OTR/L, CLT

Sandy Moore, PTA

Deb Henry, Receptionist/Rehabilitation Aide

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy employs goal-directed activities to treat those whose ability to function has been impaired by illness, injury, emotional disorder,congenital or developmental disability or injury. At Tyrone Hospital, our goal is to bring each patient to his or her optimal level of function.

Occupational Therapy Programs include:

  • Education and Training in Daily Living Skills
  • Sensorimotor Treatments
  • Therapeutic Activities & Programs
  • Orthotic/Prosthetic Management
  • Perceptual Testing
  • Home Assessment
  • Evaluation for, and Fabrication of Splints and Positioning Devices
  • Equipment Recommendations, Fitting and Training
  • Pain Management
  • Cognitive Remediation
  • Quality Improvement
  • Lymphedema Therapy

Lymphedema Therapy

Lymphedema Therapy involves specialized treatment to address Lymphedema or abnormal swelling of the arms, legs or other areas of the body.  Comprehensive treatment for Lymphedema is provided by our specially trained and certified lymphedema therapists.

Could You Benefit from Therapy?

Are you struggling with pain?

Are you suffering from a nagging injury?

Do you have problems with your balance?

Are you unable to get out and participate in activities like you used to?

Are you experiencing difficulty with everyday tasks like dressing, cooking, housekeeping and laundry that were once easy to do?

Do you feel unsafe getting around?

Do you have Lymphedema or chronic swelling?

Do you want to keep or gain more independence?

If You answered “yes” to any of these questions you may benefit from therapy. Give us a call to learn more and get started.

About Our Therapy Team

Tyrone Hospital’s therapy services are provided through a contractual relationship with Apex Rehab Solutions. Apex is a premier therapy provider delivering innovative, industry-leading therapy services.

For more information about the Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy services at Tyrone Regional Health Network or to schedule an appointment for therapy call:

Inpatient occupational and physical therapy: (814) 684-6309

Outpatient occupational and physical therapy: (814) 684-2133