New Physical Therapist joins Precision Rehab

Precision Rehabilitation has a new Physical Therapist working in the Utah Navajo Health System Community Health Centers. Paul Goodrich is a native of Price, Utah, and a 2007 graduate of Carbon High School. He was a runner in high school but injured his knee, and had to go through therapy. It was there he learned about what a PT does. […]

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Occupational Therapy is rehab for life skills

Alan Ward came to San Juan County ten years ago to join his older brother Richard as the lone Occupational Therapist in the organization that became Precision Rehabilitation with offices in Blue Mountain Hospital. Ward completed his undergraduate degree in Family Science at Brigham Young University and received his Master of Occupational Therapy Registered and Licensed (MOTR/L) at the University […]

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Monticello native always wanted to be physical therapist

   Shontol Burkhalter, PT, DPT, is another of the professional Physical Therapists working at Precision Rehabilitation. Shontol is a native of Monticello, who graduated from Monticello High School in 2004. According to Shontol, she knew she wanted to become a Physical Therapist after watching her uncle undergo cardiac rehabilitation and physical therapy, following a lung transplant. She was sixteen at […]

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Precision Rehabilitation has been home to the ‘physical therapy guys’ for years

Precision Rehabilitation has been a staple of the medical community in Blanding, and San Juan County, for nearly twenty years, although the name itself has only been around for the past eight years. The three main providers for Precision Rehabilitation, Richard Ward, Physical Therapist, Alan Ward, Occupational Therapist, and Alon Pugh, Physical Therapist Assistant, originally started working for a company […]

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BoydChappell joins UNHS staff as financial analyst

Another new member of the Utah Navajo Health System’s financial team is Boyd Chappell, a native of Wayne County, Utah, who comes to Montezuma Creek from the big city of Houston, Texas. Chappell is a financial analyst for UNHS, but in his former home of Houston, he was an attorney, practicing law for the oil and gas industry, and then practicing family law. But after feeling he needed something more in a […]

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