Brookings Health System Promotes Gavin Weber to Rehab Services Director

Posted: 3/20/2013

Gavin WeberGavin Weber was recently promoted to the Rehab Services Director for Brookings Health System.

In this new role, Weber will oversee the physical, occupational and speech therapy teams. He will provide direct patient care services, as well as, manage the department scheduling, budget and long term strategic plan.

“I get to work with a great team who is able to provide exceptional care to Brookings Health System’s patients,” said Weber. “Rehab Services is a growing department; we help patients receive the therapy care they need locally so they do not need to travel long distances. We have the team, facility, equipment and knowledge to care for a broad range of therapy needs.”

Weber is a physical therapist and certified athletic trainer. He joined the Brookings Health System physical therapy team a year ago. Weber has an undergraduate degree from SDSU in athletic training and a doctorate degree in physical therapy from USD. He previously worked for Prairie Lakes Healthcare System in Watertown.

Brookings Health System Rehab Services includes comprehensive in-patient and out-patient therapy services including physical, occupational and speech therapy. For more information on how you or a loved one may benefit from these services, please visit www.brookingshealth.org/therapy or call (605) 696-8821.

About Brookings Health System

Brookings Health System, located in Brookings, South Dakota, includes a 49-bed hospital, the 79-bed Brookview Manor nursing home, and Brookhaven Estates apartments. It is a non-profit, city-owned facility that offers the community a full range of inpatient, outpatient, and extended care services. The emergency room is staffed 24 hours a day and provides around the clock medical-nursing care for patient needs ranging from minor injuries to life threatening crises. For more information about the services offered at Brookings Health System, please call (605) 696-9000 or visit us on the Web at brookingshealth.org.