NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines®) for Survivorship

Multidisciplinary Oncology Rehabilitation Using SOZO®: Real World Experience from High Pointe Therapy

Lorien Appman, MPT, OCS, PT, Site Coordinator, Deaconess Women’s Hospital – High Pointe Therapy
Keri Claybourn, DPT, CLT, PT, Deaconess Women’s Hospital – High Pointe Therapy

Tuesday, January 25, 2022
5:00 – 6:00PM ET


Join Lorien Appman and Keri Clayborn of Deaconess Women’s Hospital – High Pointe Therapy discuss how they have successfully implemented an Oncology Prehabilitation to Rehabilitation Program for lymphedema prevention. They’ll share their expertise on topics such as planning, building strong referral pathways, marketing and optimizing reimbursement. Learn how they are using a multi-disciplinary approach and creative strategies to grow their program and provide patients with best-in-class preventative care. Bring your questions and join this live interactive discussion.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the Prehabilitation model of oncology care
  • Learn strategies to build a strong program foundation & gain support
  • Identify referral pathways & opportunities for growth


Meet Our Presenters

Lorien Appman, MPT, OCS
PT, Site Coordinator, Deaconess Women’s Hospital – High Pointe Therapy

Lorien Appman, MPT, OCS

Lorien is an orthopedic therapist who has been practicing since 2003 in outpatient, acute care, skilled nursing and home health settings. She became Site Coordinator at High Pointe Therapy at Deaconess Women’s Hospital in 2016. Working closely with the hospital’s Breast Center, Lorien has sought out staff that serve the needs of patients dealing with the side effects of cancer treatments.

Keri Claybourn, DPT, CLT
PT, Deaconess Women’s Hospital – High Pointe Therapy

Keri Claybourn, DPT, CLT

Keri is a lymphedema certified physical therapist who has been practicing for almost 17 years. She has worked in a variety of states doing outpatient orthopedic, managing home health and doing vestibular therapy. She has been doing lymphedema therapy for 12+ years in a variety of settings and exclusively for the past 5 years. For the past 3 years, she has been at High Pointe therapy and has helped develop and expand the oncology rehabilitation program and lymphedema program including the Prehab program.

ImpediMed SOZO Device featuring L-Dex Analysis

Learn More About SOZO®

SOZO uses ImpediMed’s BIS technology to measure and track critical information about the human body to aid clinicians in managing chronic disease and maximizing patient health. SOZO is non-invasive, fast, and easy to use. Results from the 30-second test* are available immediately providing proactive patient care including early detection of disease progression, treatment monitoring, and patient education.

*As tested on Android

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