Dr. Deborah Oranchak Named Medical Director

CORAL GABLES, Fla., March 15, 2020 – National Physiatry has named Dr. Deborah Oranchak of Clementon, N.J., as medical director.

With 19 years of clinical experience, Deborah Oranchak, D.O., is a board-certified specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. She has experience in treating patients in the acute rehabilitation setting, hospital and long-term acute care hospitals, as well as the outpatient (office) setting.

As a physiatrist with National Physiatry, she is currently working in the subacute rehab setting (SAR) in multiple New Jersey locations. She enjoys working in conjunction with the primary medical teams and therapy staffs to help coordinate patient care and discharge planning.

Dr. Oranchak has an interest in post-COVID-19 rehabilitation and multidisciplinary care, as well as non-narcotic pain management and the use of modalities in order to relieve discomfort. Her goal is to assist in the prevention of hospitalizations and readmissions and improve patient outcomes for individuals who are recovering from illness or injury.

“Increasing knowledge and skill are required to provide comprehensive care to today’s older patients with chronic and complex needs,” said Dr. Oranchak. “With an emphasis on continuity in care planning, shared intervention and outcome goals, multidisciplinary teamwork allows us to more efficiently improve patient outcomes with an individualized, patient-centered approach.”

Dr. Oranchak previously worked as a physiatrist with several medical and rehab care companies. She also served as assistant professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, N.J., where she received a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree.

She completed a residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School – Kessler Institute, Newark, N.J., and an internship at Union Hospital, Saint Barnabas Health Care System, Union, N.J.

Dr. Oranchak has been affiliated with Kennedy Health System, Cherry Hill, N.J., now Jefferson Health System, since 2001.

National Physiatry provides physiatrists nationwide to skilled nursing/rehab centers who want to improve their operational strategies, particularly with increasingly high-acuity, post-acute care patients.

National Physiatry’s Physician-Led Rehab Program® helps these centers achieve low hospital readmission rates, high patient satisfaction ratings and relatively short lengths of stay—three qualities referring hospitals look for in skilled nursing/rehab centers. Its physiatrists work collaboratively in a consulting or co-treating physician role, supporting medical, therapy, nursing and administrative teams to attain the highest quality care and functional outcome for patients at the least financial cost.

National Physiatry provides these rehab specialists at no cost to the skilled nursing/rehab centers, including telehealth equipment if needed.

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