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11/12/2013 - Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Announces Installation of Vector Gait & Safety System
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital today announced the installation and availability of the Northeast region's first and only robotic gait training system by Bioness. The Vector Gait & Safety System is designed to provide patients a safe environment to practice standing and walking without an assistive device earlier in the rehabilitation process than otherwise possible.

11/05/2013 - Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Names Daniel Hilferty the 2013 Humanitarian of the Year
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital named Independence Blue Cross President and CEO Daniel J. Hilferty the 2013 Humanitarian Award Recipient for his outstanding contributions to the community and the Hospital. Hilferty will be honored at the 2013 Humanitarian Award Dinner on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Philadelphia.

11/01/2013 - Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Launches Orthopedic Day Rehab Program
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital has opened the doors to the Orthopedic Day Rehab program at its Riverfront Outpatient Center. The Orthopedic Day Rehab program is a comprehensive and flexible program that strives to meet the individual rehabilitation needs of the patient while allowing them to return to their own home each evening.

10/21/2013 - Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation Welcomes New Board Member Ron Beckman
The Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation announced the election of Ronald Beckman, CPA, JD, LLM, partner at Drucker & Scaccetti and Drucker Beckman Sobel, LLP, to the Foundation Board of Directors.

10/16/2013 - Magee Rehabilitation Hospital and Adam Taliaferro Foundation Tee Off for 3rd Annual Fundraiser
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital and the Adam Taliaferro Foundation will partner once again to present the 3rd Annual Adam Taliaferro Foundation & Magee Rehabilitation Golf Outing on Monday, October 21, 2013 at Green Valley Country Club in Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania. Proceeds from the golf outing will benefit spinal cord injury research, rehabilitation and quality of life programs supported by both Magee Rehabilitation Hospital and the Adam Taliaferro Foundation.

08/21/2013 - The Jerry Segal Classic Returns to Benefit Patients of Magee Rehabilitation Hospital
The Jerry Segal Classic to benefit the patients of Magee Rehabilitation Hospital returns on September 20 at The ACE Club and Green Valley Country Club in Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania. Over the past 24 years, the Classic, organized by the Friends of Jerry Segal, has raised more than $11 million for programs and services designed to support patients and their families during their time at Magee Rehabilitation Hospital.

08/15/2013 - Magee Rehabilitation Hospital's Art Therapy Participants Featured in New Exhibit at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital's art therapy participants are being featured in the Community Partnerships Exhibit at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The exhibit, housed in the Museums Education Corridor, will be on display August 7 through September 22.

07/16/2013 - Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Named 16th in Rehabilitation in U.S. News Best Hospital Rankings
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital has been rated as high-performing in Rehabilitation in U.S. News & World Report's annual Best Hospital rankings. The annual U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 24th year, recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging patients. Magee is ranked 16th in the Philadelphia metro area and 34th in Pennsylvania. Out of 98 hospitals in the Philadelphia metro area, only 19 were top-ranked.

05/17/2013 - Magee Rehabilitation Partners with Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation for Peer & Family Support Program
The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation today announced its Peer & Family Support Program (PFSP) has partnered with Philadelphias Magee Rehabilitation HospitalҒs Peer Mentor Program. By teaming with Magee, which has been providing mentoring since 1995, both organizations have a common goal of expanding mentoring across the country

05/13/2013 - Magee Rehabilitation Hospital's Dr. Barbara Browne Named Top Doc by Philadelphia Magazine
Dr. Barbara Browne was named one of the best physicians in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in the Philadelphia region.

04/16/2013 - Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Hosts 13th Annual Night of Champions Fundraiser
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital will host the 13th Annual Night of Champions fundraiser on Friday, May 3 at Penns Landing Caterers. All proceeds benefit Magee's community and patient programs, such as wheelchair sports, adjunctive therapies, the Patient Resource Center and the Gaspar Center.

03/26/2013 - Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Hosts Walk It Out 24 Hour Step-A-Thon
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital will host the first annual Walk It Out 24 Hour Step-a-Thon on Saturday, April 6 at through Sunday, April 7. For 24 hours, current and former patients will walk on a treadmill in Magees Riverfront Outpatient Center Locomotor Training Clinic to raise money for the Locomotor Training Program and The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation.

03/15/2013 - Team Magee to Participate in Brain Safety Fair March 20
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital will participate in the Brain Injury Association of Pennsylvania's (BIAPA) Brain Safety Fair at the Franklin Institute on March 20, 2013 from 5 - 8 p.m. Members of Team Magee will be fitting and distributing free bicycle helmets to children and parents, and leading games and experiments for all attendees.

02/19/2013 - Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Welcomes The Elgins on February 23
Magee Rehabilitation Hospital will welcome Motown sensation The Elgins on Saturday, February 23. The group will perform a free concert for patients and their families in the 6th floor board room beginning at 3 p.m.

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