Jessamine Downs earned her DPT degree at Washington University in St. Louis and is a licensed Physical Therapist in the state of California with 9 years of experience, primarily in Skilled Nursing Facilities specializing in treatment in the field of geriatrics. She has extensive experience evaluating and treating geriatric patients with varying diagnoses including orthopedics, neurological impairments, wound care, cardiac and respiratory conditions, and multiple medical complexities in the frail and elderly patient population.
Ms. Downs has had experience as a Staff Therapist and Director of Rehab with Intergro Rehab Services in Skilled Nursing Facilities including some with subacute care programs. She also has experience serving as Intergro’s Clinical Coordinator overseeing multi- site clinical programs. She is currently employed in the role of Executive Director of Rehab Services with Intergro Rehab Services. Key responsibilities of this position include: therapist mentoring, program development, quality assurance, ensuring compliance with Federal and State regulations and guidelines, and providing training modules that assist clinicians in understanding and more effectively treating the Geriatric patient. Ms. Downs is responsible for providing clinical oversight and support to over 49 Skilled Nursing Facilities located throughout California.
Ms. Downs has been highly involved throughout her career in providing direct patient care as well as one-on-one training in both the delivery of quality care to enhance patient’s lives and facilitate their recovery as well as complete quality documentation to support the services provided.