Cindy currently serves as Arbor Rehabilitation’s Director of Clinical Compliance and is nationally certified in healthcare compliance. Training has included attendance at the Healthcare Compliance Academy and successfully passing the certification examination. Cindy graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science degree and is an Occupational Therapist with over 25 years of experience in the field. She has worked in multiple settings including home care, outpatient departments, acute rehabilitation, hospitals and a school system; however, her main passion is for geriatric residents living in long term care and skilled care environments. Cindy has extensive experience with chart auditing and regulatory compliance maintenance. Cindy has presented continuing education courses to PTs, OTs, and SLPs on various clinical and compliance subject matters throughout the region. Dignity and worthwhile functional engagement, in her opinion, are vital to the well being of facility residents. Professional memberships include HCCA, AOTA and OOTA as well as the ACN, Allen Cognitive Network. Cindy is also a member of the Kent State University Ashtabula campus OTA Advisory Committee.
Arbor Rehabilitation’s Regional Director Mark Stapleton and Area Manager Margie Wendell host the Arbor display booth at the Ohio Health Care Association (OHCA) annual convention.