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Provider Spotlight: UPMC Centers for Rehab Services

Patients tap into organization’s collective expertise at more than 70 locations in Western Pa.

When patients visit UPMC Centers for Rehab Services (CRS), they are benefitting from the collective expertise of one of Pennsylvania’s leading health networks.

Founded in 1986, UPMC CRS is a fully integrated business unit of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Community Provider Services division. Today, CRS has over 70 community-based locations in Western and Central Pennsylvania. CRS clinicians offer a wide variety of specialized physical, occupational and speech therapy programs, from hand therapy and industrial rehab to aquatic therapy and balance and vestibular rehabilitation.

CRS prides itself on its cost effectiveness and utilization, which has helped the organization reach top-tier status with many insurance carriers. Quality of care is supported by an organizational commitment to continuing education, driven by a collective mission of clinical excellence. CRS’ 500 therapists span a wide range of specialties and include teaching faculty, world-renowned specialists and well-known authors – all sharing the unified mission of empowering patients with the skills needed to be independent.

As part of the UPMC community, and through their affiliation with the University of Pittsburgh, CRS can facilitate a seamless continuum of care for patients who require outpatient rehabilitation, surgery, inpatient treatment and beyond.

Call MedRisk today at 800-225-9675 to schedule an appointment with UPMC Centers for Rehab Services or visit us online at

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