Kurth, Ramos Receive Brooks Rehabilitation “Celebrate the STAR” Award

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (October 29, 2019) – Amy Kurth and Erica Ramos of Halifax Health|Brooks Rehabilitation were recently honored with the Brooks Rehabilitation Celebrate the Star Award for going above and beyond in providing the highest quality medical care to patients.  Winners of the award are nominated by their peers for demonstrating the organization’s mission, vision and values.

DeLand resident Amy Kurth is the activities coordinator for Halifax Health|Brooks Rehabilitation.  An employee since 2016, Kurth began as a certified occupational therapy assistant and recently transitioned into the role of activities coordinator.  She is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree at Daytona State College.

Erica Ramos of Daytona Beach is a registered nurse supervisor at Halifax Health|Brooks Rehabilitation.  In 2014, she began her nursing career with Halifax Health|Brooks Rehabilitation as a certified nursing assistant and unit clerk.  She has an associate’s degree in nursing from Concorde Career College in Jacksonville and is currently studying to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Chamberlain University.

For more information about Halifax Health|Brooks Rehabilitation programs and services, visit halifaxhealth.org/brooks.

About Brooks Rehabilitation

For almost 50 years, Brooks Rehabilitation, headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., has been a comprehensive source for physical rehabilitation services. As a nonprofit organization, Brooks operates one of the nation’s largest inpatient rehabilitation hospitals in the U.S. with 160 beds, one of the region’s largest home healthcare agencies, 38 outpatient therapy clinics, a Center for Inpatient Rehabilitation in partnership with Halifax Health in Daytona Beach, the Brooks Rehabilitation Medical Group, two skilled nursing facilities, assisted living and memory care. Brooks will treat more than 50,000 patients through their system of care each year.  In addition, Brooks operates the Clinical Research Center, which specializes in research for stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury and more to advance the science of rehabilitation. Brooks also provides many low or no cost community programs and services such as the Brooks Clubhouse, Brooks Aphasia Center and Brooks Adaptive Sports and Recreation to improve the quality of life for people living with physical disabilities. For more information, visit BrooksRehab.org.

Halifax Health

Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, freestanding emergency department, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization.  Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born earlier than 28 weeks.  For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.

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