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Party planning promotes playful therapies for pediatric patients
In the News
September 01, 2023

At Madonna, our goal is to get kids back to play. We also know it’s important to incorporate fun and favorite interests into therapy. This week, as part of his rehabilitation, 5-year-old Mario Brothers fan Kai Maloney planned a Mario-themed party for everyone, and it’s safe to say it was a super smash! Kai and several other kids within the pediatric unit listened to music from the game, hunted for Yoshi’s eggs and even pinned the mustache on Mario. A great way to celebrate another week of hard work on the (Rainbow) Road to recovery!

Mom’s nurturing spirit shines on other patients during brain injury recovery
In the News, Patient Stories
August 30, 2023

Lynne Milimu is rarely seen without a smile on her face. Her care team at Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals describes her as a ball of sunshine and a positive light. She spends hours in the cafeteria of the specialized brain injury unit chatting with other patients and cheering them on in therapy. But this is a transformation that didn’t happen overnight.. Lynne and her care team worked together to heal her mind and body after she sustained a brain injury as the result of a traumatic event on Mother’s Day.

Former patient returns to Madonna as physical therapy student
In the News
August 04, 2023

Then 22-year-old Kali Benoit was not about to let a 2019 car accident or traumatic brain injury slow her down. After spending eight weeks recovering at Madonna, she returned home with a renewed outlook on life and a desire to pursue a career in physical therapy. Now 26, she’s using her experience to inspire others by completing her physical therapy clinical rotations at Madonna! Learn more about her path from patient to physical therapist here.

Missouri truck driver triumphs over work-related injury
In the News, Patient Stories
July 18, 2023

Bianca Weathers of Cabool, Missouri, is used to life on the road. A dairy truck driver for three decades, she went everywhere. But, when a fall at work resulted in a broken foot and led to further medical complications, she turned to Madonna to guide her back to independence. Watch and read Bianca’s story to see how Madonna’s expert medical care helps her reach her goals.

Avid hiker able to resume beloved outdoor activities through Madonna’s post-COVID clinic
In the News, Patient Stories
June 28, 2023

Nearly three years after first contracting COVID-19, Sherri Magnett was still dealing with effects of post-COVID. She says she felt like people didn’t believe her when she described some of her symptoms. But, at Madonna’s post-COVID clinic, she says she felt validation. “It’s great to not think you’re crazy,” Sherri said. “It’s wonderful to not have people look at you like there’s something wrong with you and for the clinicians to go, ‘Yeah, we hear that. Yes, that’s common.’”