Tag Archive: workers comp

Injured driver finds motivation in Madonna therapy
In the News, Patient Stories
November 06, 2023

When John Ketterman rolled his semi-truck in March 2023, he had no idea what his new life would look like. He came to Madonna’s specialized brain injury program for injured workers focused on re-learning skills necessary to be independent. His therapists also got creative and added fun recreational therapies to give him variety. Read about how John’s time at Madonna prepared him to return to some of his other life roles and favorite activities.

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.

Former Marine shows fighting spirit in therapy
In the News, Patient Stories
June 01, 2023

During his six years in the Marine Corps, 27-year-old Francisco Barajas says he always wanted to be the best at everything. “I was always trying to be the best physique, be in the best shape I could be and be mentally better,” he said. “Every day, I pushed myself to be better than I was the day before.” That drive to succeed has aided in his recovery after a workplace accident left him with traumatic injuries to his face, torso and leg.

Nebraska Dept. of Transportation employee injured at work returns home
In the News, Patient Stories
March 28, 2023

On an icy night in December, highway construction inspector Bradley Miller suffered a catastrophic injury while attempting to aid the passengers of a vehicle that slid off road. Bradley spends every day since that night rebuilding his body and his confidence. Watch and read Bradley’s story to see how Madonna’s holistic approach to care and his interdisciplinary team of providers helps him reach his goals.