FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
GLENDALE, ARIZONA --- The Arizona Coyotes announced today a new multi-year partnership agreement with Banner Physical Therapy to serve as the official physical therapy provider of the Coyotes and official athletic training services provider of the Tucson Roadrunners (AHL). As per club policy, terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
"The Coyotes and Roadrunners are thrilled to partner with Banner Physical Therapy to provide athletic training and physical rehabilitation services for our elite athletes," said Coyotes President & CEO Ahron Cohen. "The health and wellness of our players is paramount to our organization and we share the same goal of helping individuals perform at their highest level."
"Our clinical team has a terrific track record of treating athletes of all abilities - from the weekend warrior to the professional - and we are honored to partner with the Arizona Coyotes and Tucson Roadrunners," said Ms. Lauren Lindley, P.T., vice president of operations for Banner Physical Therapy. "With Banner's expertise in physical and sports medicine services, we are bringing together the best of both worlds for a winning partnership. We are confident the Coyotes and Roadrunners will light the lamp during a winning season with the help of our clinical expertise."
Banner Physical Therapy, which specializes in injury prevention and treatment, has 38 outpatient centers throughout metro Phoenix. Banner Physical Therapy centers feature state-of-the-art equipment and highly trained physical therapists who will provide care to the Coyotes and Roadrunners players, organization and fans. Services provided at Banner Physical Therapy centers include physical therapy, hand therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, concussion rehabilitation, pre and post-surgical care, sports medicine and women's health, among others.
About Banner Physical Therapy
Banner Physical Therapy is part of a joint venture between Banner Health and Select Medical, a leading provider of post-acute care in the United States. Throughout the country, the Select Medical Outpatient Division family of brands includes, NovaCare Rehabilitation, Select Physical Therapy, Physiotherapy Associates, Kentucky Orthopedic Rehab Team (KORT), Saco Bay Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy, Champion Sports Medicine, Rehab Associates, NovaCare Prosthetics & Orthotics, NovaCare and Select Kids Pediatric Therapy. The centers offer a wide range of general physical therapy services such as hand therapy, sports medicine and work injury prevention and management.
About Banner Health
Headquartered in Arizona, Banner Health is one of the largest nonprofit health care systems in the country. The system owns and operates 28 acute-care hospitals, Banner Health Network, Banner - University Medicine, academic and employed physician groups, long-term care centers, outpatient surgery centers and an array of other services; including Banner Urgent Care, family clinics, home care and hospice services, pharmacies and a nursing registry. Banner Health is in six states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Nebraska, Nevada and Wyoming. For more information, visit www.BannerHealth.com.