Christine Adams

Ms. Adams is the Director of Operations for Heartland Rehabilitation Services.  She currently oversees the daily operations and administrative functions for over 60 outpatient rehabilitation clinics in Florida, Virginia, Ohio, Michigan, New Jersey and Kentucky.  She has over 20 years of experience in outpatient rehabilitation experience. Ms. Adams is a graduate of Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusetts with a double major in education and athletic training.  She has a Master’s degree from the University of Florida in Athletic Training with a minor in health education and counseling. She worked for 2 years as the lead rehabilitation specialist for the University of Florida’s women’s sports programs and traveled with cross county, indoor and outdoor women’s track teams.  Since, she has worked in outpatient rehabilitation in many facets from clinical care, administration, sales, marketing and management.  She is currently a certified athletic trainer and is licensed in Florida as an athletic trainer and a massage therapist.  She is also a Certified Personal Trainer, Certified Workers Compensation Healthcare Provider and a Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist.

EDUCATION

  • Masters of Science in Exercise Science, Minor in Health Education, Concentration on Counseling, University of Florida, Gainesville FL, 1992.
  • Bachelors of Science in Athletic Training, Health Education, Summa Cum Laude, Springfield College, Springfield, MA, 1990.
  • Certified Athletic Trainer, 1990-Present, Licensed in state of Florida 1995-present.
  • Licensed Massage Therapist, 1991-present.
  • Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist, 1999-present.
  • Certified in CPR / First Aid, 1990-present.
  • Certified Personal Trainer, 2002-present.
  • Certified Workers Compensation Healthcare Provider, 2011-present.

CEU TEACHING EXPERIENCE (2008-present, prior history available upon request)

“Management of Cumulative Trauma Injuries of the Upper Extremity”, 1 CEU hour for RN, LPN,

Case Managers, Adjustors, 2/28/08.

“Chronic Neck Pain”, 1 CEU hour for RN, LPN, Case Managers, Adjustors, 5/6/08, 5/5/09.

“The Role of Vitamins and Supplements with Rehabilitation”, 1 CEU hour for RN, LPN, Case Managers

Adjustors, 7/18/08.

“Fighting a Losing Battle: Treatment Techniques for Adolescent and Teen Obesity”, 1 CME hour for

Physicians and physician assistants, 8/13/08.

“Office Ergonomics”, 1 CEU hours for RN, LPN, Case Managers, Adjustors, 12/11/08.

“I Saw the Signs: Understanding Special Tests Used in Outpatient Rehabilitation”, 1 CEU

Hour for RN, LPN, Case Managers, Adjustors, 2/5/09, 2/23/09.

“Managing Injuries of the Shoulder Complex”, 1 CEU hour for RN, LPN, Case

Managers, Adjustors, 3/17/09, 5/4/09.

“Enhancing Clinical Outcomes Utilizing Augmented Soft Tissue Mobilization”, 1 CEU

Hour for RN, LPN, Case Managers, Adjustors, 3/27/09.

“Electronic Medical Records: A Case for Physical and Occupational Therapists”, 3 CEU hours

For Physical Therapists and Physical Therapy Assistants in Kentucky, 3/31/09.

“Balance and Dizziness Correction Program: A Guide to Evaluation and Treatment”,

14 CEU hours for PT, OT’s and ATC in Florida, June 5&6, 2009, June 12&13, 2009.

“Obesity in the Workplace”, 1 CEU hour for RN, LPN, Case Managers and Adjustors,

7/24/09.

“Work Conditioning Programs: A Crucial Component to Worker Rehab”, 1 CEU hour

For RN, LPN, Case Managers, Adjustors, 7/24/09.

“Balance and Dizziness Correction Program: A Guide to Evaluation and Treatment”,

14 CEU hours for PT, OT’s and ATC in VA, KY, NJ, OH and MI, 2010.

“Therapeutic Weight Management: A Therapy Approach to a Healthier Lifestyle”,

14 CEU hours for PT, OT and ATC, Florida, Kentucky, Virginia, Ohio, Michigan 2011.

“Managing the Workers’ Compensation Patient, A Clinical Guided for the Outpatient Setting”,

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 12 CEU hours for PT, OT, ATC in VA, KY, NJ, OH, MI 2012

 

Comments are closed.