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Rehab Pool Success: Q&A with War Memorial Hospital

October 9, 2018 / by
War Memorial Hospital Rehabilitation Center in Sault Ste. Marie has facilities and staff to optimize recovery. Therapist Nikki Brown discusses how they maximize their rehab pool for successful outcomes and a positive ROI. Rehab Pool Success Q&A The hospital uses a multidisciplinary approach designed to alleviate pain, restore function and...
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MLB Playoff Teams Use Sports Therapy Pools

October 4, 2018 / by
Congratulations to the Major League Baseball teams who have made the playoffs! Here’s a showcase of our SwimEx baseball teams that use SwimEx for their sports therapy needs. 1. Boston Red Sox The Red Sox are back in the playoffs for the third straight year after winning the American League...
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Holy Cross Adds Plunge Pools In New Aqua Therapy Room

September 5, 2018 / by
The College of the Holy Cross has a new state-of-the art aqua therapy room, thanks to the help from alumni, parents, friends, and supporters.  Check out how the hydrotherapy pools in their new room help keep athletes game-ready. Holy Cross ranks No. 7 on Money Magazine’s list of “Small Colleges,” No....
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Aquatic Therapy: Tampa Bay Lightning Hydrotherapy Renovation

August 27, 2018 / by
Team owner Jeff Vinik of the Tampa Bay Lightning spent $6 million renovating a new expanded practice facility. The facility has an 18,000-square-foot addition to the Ice Sports Forum in Brandon, Florida that includes a new weight room, locker room, aquatic therapy facilities and a video viewing area. Their hydrotherapy facility is...
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Hydrotherapy Medicare Billing

August 15, 2018 / by
Do you want to treat a client in the water but are unsure about hydrotherapy Medicare billing reimbursements? Are you wondering how to make a case for water, but don’t know how to document for the optimum reimbursement? Do you want to know how to write an appeal letter? There are certain...
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Broncos Dove Valley Training Center Features SwimEx Hydrotherapy Pools

July 31, 2018 / by
The Denver Broncos unveil new upgrades to their UCHealth Training Center in Dove Valley.  Since 2014 the team has spent $45 million in major renovations. Coinciding with the start of training camp, this latest improvement has been a seven-month long $9.5 million project that includes SwimEx hydrotherapy pools. The renovation is...
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Custom Made Plunge Pools For The Wolverhampton Wanderers

June 14, 2018 / by
When the Wolverhampton Wanderers (Wolves) UK football club wanted hot and cold plunge pools, they were challenged with space limitations. The pools needed to fit into an existing room, the access was tight, yet they still wanted extreme function.  Working closely with SwimEx engineers, they got pools small enough for...
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Exercise Pool: 3 Specific Aquatic Exercises to Maximize Results

May 7, 2018 / by
Working out in an exercise pool is the ideal way to stay fit and healthy.  Water is a safe and effective tool, providing superior resistance and support with less joint stress. Aquatic exercises build muscle, help improve cardiovascular and respiratory systems, and are great for any ability level. Check out these...
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Why Plunge Pools Work

April 19, 2018 / by
During intense exercise muscles experience microtraumas or tiny tears within individual muscle fibers. When microtraumas occur they trigger an increase in cell activity which generates muscle fiber repair. Over a period of time and with repetition, this process helps strengthen muscles.  Microtraumas are beneficial however they can also cause inflammation and...
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