AbleKids of Sioux City joins LifeScape

August 8, 2016

LifeScape is pleased to announce that as of August 8, 2016, AbleKids Pediatric Therapy of Sioux City, IA is part of LifeScape, and will be known as LifeScape AbleKids Pediatric Therapy.

Jessica McHugh, the previous owner, will remain on staff as the onsite Therapy Manager. Services at this clinic will continue as they are today under the oversight of Amy Jensen, Director of Outpatient Services & Rehabilitation Medical Supply, Megan Johnke, Director of Outpatient Therapy Services, and Kristin Tuttle, VP of Medical/Therapy Services.
 
AbleKids is a pediatric therapy company dedicated to providing exceptional care to children of all ages with a goal of helping children reach their highest potential.  “AbleKids fits very well with LifeScape’s mission to empower children and adults with disabilities to lead fulfilling lives. Through this acquisition, not only does LifeScape have the potential to support more children and families in the Sioux City and surrounding areas, but also increase awareness of the broad range of specialized services offered in Sioux Falls,” explains Anne Rieck McFarland, President/CEO at LifeScape.

Learn more about LifeScape AbleKids.
 
LifeScape formed April 1, 2014, when Children’s Care Hospital & School and South Dakota Achieved joined together. They provide services to over 2500 children and adults with mild to significant disabilities through programs in Sioux Falls, Rapid City, and many communities and school districts throughout South Dakota.  Programs include inpatient rehabilitation; inpatient medically complex medical care; residential services; outpatient therapy and psychology services; supported living;  special education; supported community employment and employment preparedness;  meaningful day services; specialized rehabilitation equipment; orthotics and prosthetics;  volunteer opportunities;  and community & school-based outreach therapy services.