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Resource Facilitation-Best Practices Manual for Return to Work/School

Resource Facilitation: Indiana Best Practices Manual for Return-to- Work or Return-to-School     Click on the read more button to get a link to download the full manual.  Once you… Read More

Multicenter Evaluation of Memory Remediation after TBI with Donepezil (MEMRI-TBI-D Study)

Multicenter Evaluation of Memory Remediation after TBI with Donepezil (MEMRI-TBI-D Study) March 10, 2015 Flora Hammond, MD (PI); Funded by National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR).  This study… Read More

Lifestyle Management in Spinal Cord Injury

New RHI Research Study, seeking participants: Lifestyle Management in Spinal Cord Injury: This pilot study is modeled on a successful lifestyle change program conducted at the University of Pittsburgh.  Based… Read More

Brain Injury Association of America ~ The Challenge

Flora M. Hammond, M.D. is featured as one of the TBI Model Systems Researchers in the Fall Edition of the Brain Injury Association of America ‘The Challenge’ Publication. Click on… Read More

Flora M. Hammond, M.D. Joins Medical Issues Panel of BIAA /Mount Sinai TBI Rehabilitation Guidelines Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 24, 2014   CONTACT: Stephanie S. Hale, BAA, Marketing Public Relations and Marketing Off.: 317-329-2093 Cell: 317-626-2910 stephanie.hale@rhin.com         Flora M. Hammond, M.D.… Read More

RHI Driving Program May 23rd, 2012

RHI’s driving program has made a huge impact on my life.  The program has allowed me to get my driver’s license and regain my independence.  When I first started driving again, I felt like a sixteen year old kid again.  Except this time it was my wife worrying about me instead of my mom!  I have been able to return to my job as a salesman.  My job requires me to travel the state of Indiana and visit customers.

RHI’s driving program was instrumental to my progress.  I really enjoyed driving the van. It had several different hand controls I could try, different steering options, and seat positions.  The van performed flawlessly.

Tinette, my RHI driving instructor, was a pleasure to work with.   She was very patient and reassuring as I learned how to operate a vehicle with hand controls.  Not only did she teach me drive, but also how to get in and out of the van and fill it up with gas.  These simple task that i had taken for granted before, were major obstacles to over come.  I gained confidence each time we went out and ventured further from the safe confines of RHI’s parking lot.

I consider myself truly blessed to have been able to work with team from RHI.