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RiverView Works to Fulfill Therapy Needs with New Fertile Rehab Services Location

Community news | Monday, October 18, 2021

RiverView Rehab Services – Fertile is open!

"We are thrilled to be offering physical, occupational, and speech therapy in Fertile," shared Crystal Maruska, director of RiverView Rehab Services. "As we continuously review the services we offer in area communities, we became excited for the opportunity to enhance therapy services in Fertile with occupational and speech therapy to complement the excellent physical therapy services Steve Poissant was already providing there.

"Steve has been a long-time, well-respected physical therapy provider in Fertile, and we are happy he has joined the Rehab Services Team. With the addition of Steve, RiverView now offers the Fertile area more comprehensive therapy services in one location."

Poissant, PT, is a graduate of the University of North Dakota.

Erin Jore, CCC-SLP, provides speech-language services in Fertile. Jore, a graduate of Minnesota State University, Moorhead, is the coordinator of RiverView's Speech-Language Department. She holds many certifications, including the American Speech-Language Hearing Association Clinical Competency, LSVT LOUD, Apraxia Treatment, Vital Stim, and It Takes Two to Talk.

Maddie Bjornstad, MOTR/L, offers occupational therapy services in the recently renovated space. Bjornstad graduated from the University of North Dakota and is certified in Physical Agent Modalities.

Amanda Desrosier, Patient Access representative, assists the Fertile Team.

RiverView Rehab Services – Fertile, located at 101 S. Mill Street, is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday each week. To schedule an appointment, call 218.945.5620.

Pictured above: Lance Norman, vice president of Ancilary Services; Amanda Desrosier, Patient Access representative; Crystal Maruska, direct of Rehab Services; Maddie Bjornstad, occupational therapist; Erin Jore, speech-language therapist; and Steve Poissant, physical therapist.