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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with MS SLP Recent Grad Eliana Rivera

Eliana Rivera, a recent graduate from our Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology (MS SLP) program here at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP), always knew that she wanted to be a speech-language pathologist (SLP), but that doesn’t mean her path getting there was without its challenges. Rivera said, “I wanted to be an [...]

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions Announces the 2020 Outstanding Alumni Award Winner

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP) is pleased to announce the 2020 Outstanding Alumni Award Winner: Mimi Secor, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN.  Secor is a 2015 graduate of the RMUoHP Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program. As a family nurse practitioner, Secor has worked for 43 years specializing in women's health, and more recently [...]

2020-08-11T10:43:15-07:00August 11th, 2020|Alumni, Doctor of Nursing Practice, RMUoHP News|

Graduate healthcare candidates encouraged to build upon stable foundations during Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions virtual commencement ceremony

Certificate, master’s degree, and doctoral degree recipients celebrate achievements PROVO, Utah, Aug. 10, 2020 – More than 140 Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP) certificate, master’s degree, and doctoral degree candidates from various graduate healthcare programs at RMUoHP were encouraged to persist and to serve others with respect and integrity throughout their healthcare careers [...]

2020-08-18T09:19:51-07:00August 10th, 2020|Alumni, RMUoHP News|

Adapting to the New Normal: School-Based SLP Adjustments in the COVID-19 Era

As a Team Lead for speech-language pathologists (SLPs) serving a large metro school district near Denver, Colorado, the COVID-19 pandemic has greatly impacted our work. We’ve had to shift all 86 SLPs and their services to more than 3,000 students onto remote learning platforms. I also work with the Colorado Department of Education Autism Network [...]

2020-06-12T08:33:35-07:00May 26th, 2020|Alumni, COVID-19, Doctor of Speech-Language Pathology|

COVID-19 Silver Lining: Innovative Approaches to Managing Multiple Sclerosis Through Telehealth

As the COVID-19 pandemic global fallout continues, we see destruction of quality of life measures including access to and quality of healthcare, the economy, personal safety, education, social relationships, and governance. There is, however, a silver lining. The pandemic demands that healthcare providers rethink how they deliver care to reduce risk of infection. For physical [...]

2020-05-08T10:11:40-07:00May 8th, 2020|Alumni, Community Rehabilitation Clinic, COVID-19|

5 Tips for Integrating Teletherapy for Physical Therapists

If you’re a physical therapist during this COVID-19 pandemic, there’s a good chance you are already integrating teletherapy into your practice or will be soon. The staff at the RMUoHP Community Rehabilitation Clinic (CRC) have successfully utilized teletherapy into their daily routine. Here are five tips from CRC Director Coleby Clawson, PT, DPT, CSCS, and [...]

How Understanding Developmental Coordination Disorder Improves OT and Patient Outcomes

Patti Sharp, OTD, OTR/L, graduated from the post-professional Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) program at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions. Her recent research was selected for presentation at the 2020 American Occupational Therapy Association Conference & Expo in March. Despite the conference cancellation due to COVID-19, her research on Operationalizing the Evidence on Developmental [...]

2020-04-29T14:34:20-07:00April 28th, 2020|Alumni, Doctor of Occupational Therapy|
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