Shannon Barie, PT, MS, OCS earns certification
NEW?ULM – Shannon Barie, PT, MS, OCS, a physical therapist at Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute in New Ulm, which is part of New Ulm Medical Center, has completed her board-certified clinical specialist in orthopedics study and examination recently. She is one of 124 in Minnesota who have been awarded this specialist certification.
In order to earn this certification, Barie was required to earn at least 2,000 hours of clinical practice experience working directly with patients in her specialty.
The specialist certification program was established to provide formal recognition for physical therapists with advanced clinical knowledge, experience, and skills in a special area of practice and to assist consumers and the health care community in identifying these physical therapists.