Category: NWRA News

Pelvic Floor Therapist Position Opening

NWRA is pleased to post a full-time position for an experienced pelvic health physical therapist to join our full complement of rehabilitative services. The most qualified candidate will possess an Oregon PT license (or be in good standing to acquire); will have experience with at least female-specific conditions. Ideal candidates will have experience and desire […]

Underwater Marathon!!

On Friday September 6th, our very own President of  NWRA, Mike Studer, completed a marathon in one of our HydroWorx Underwater Treadmills in just 3 hours and 32 minutes at our new RE_ Building! Setting a new world record! Enjoy the pictures that we were able to capture from this amazing experience.  Also, check out […]

Inclement Weather

The snow continues here in the Willamette Valley and your safety is our top priority. Parking lots and walkways will be maintained.  We will remain open and ready to provide care for anyone that can make it here safely. If you would like some extra assistance in, please call us from your car and we […]

Community Outreach: Time and Education

What is more valuable than time and education/expertise? Thank you Kelsi Smith-Schiltz, Hannah Fugle, and Hans Severson for your contributions last night in training future care providers for the Salem Neighborhood Connections program!! NW Rehabilitation Associates provided outstanding Passenger Assistance Training to the members and volunteers of Neighborhood Connections South Salem, Salem's first senior age-in-place […]

Pain Science

Confused about pain and pain medications? Understandably. In the early 2000’s, accreditation bodies in rehabilitation and acute (hospitalization) care required that we shine lights on and (then, primarily), offer medication to patients that were in pain at most any level..even if their primary condition for hospitalization or rehabilitation was NOT for pain. Welcome to the […]

Developing a Dual-Task test to assess recovery from concussion in high school athletes.

In a first-of it’s kind study, Northwest Rehabilitation Associates and Willamette University are partnering to perform a pre-season screens on local high school athletes to establish a series of baseline measures that will help to objectify and manage athletes’ return to sport rehabilitation and readiness. —————————————————————————— A joint venture between Willamette University & NWRA   […]