Tuesday, May 28, 2013 - Broward Health North Appoints New Regional Manager of Rehabilitation Services

Deerfield Beach, Fla. – Joseph W. Rusinowski, Jr., PT, MBA, has been named regional manager of rehabilitation services at Broward Health North (BHN).

“We are very happy to welcome Joe to this position,” said Pauline Grant, chief executive officer of BHN.  “His years of experience and dedication to the system will be a valuable asset to the continued success of the Rehabilitation Services department.”

In May 2013, he was hired as the regional manager of rehabilitation services at BHN after spending 10 years working in the rehabilitation department at Broward Health Medical Center.

“I am excited to be back in a hospital environment where the dynamics are fast-paced and there is never a dull moment,” said Rusinowski.

From 1996 to 2001, he was on faculty at the University of Miami School of Medicine as an instructor and associate director for clinical services in the Department of Orthopedics & Rehabilitation’s Division of Physical Therapy.

Prior to that, over the course of 15 years, he served at Broward Health Imperial Point as the director of physical therapy, and then director of rehabilitation services and culminated as director of fitness and rehabilitation. In 1979, Rusinowski started his career at Holy Cross Hospital as a staff physical therapist. He is an active member of the Florida Physical Therapy Association and the American Physical Therapy Association.

Rusinowski has a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Florida International University and a MBA in Health Administration from the University of Miami.

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