Jean L. Minkel

Senior Vice President of Care Coordination and Rehab Services for Independence Care System

Jean L. Minkel

Senior Vice President of Care Coordination and Rehab Services for Independence Care System

Biography

Ms. Minkel is a physical therapist and master clinician well recognized for her work in Assistive Technology.  She is currently the Senior Vice President of Care Coordination and Rehab Services for Independence Care System, a nonprofit, Medicaid long term care program in New York City.  Jean is also an independent consultant who provides educational and consulting service to all members of the A.T. team.  She is the co-editor, with Michelle Lange, of the newly published textbook, Seating and Wheeled Mobility – a Clinical Resource Guide.

The A.T. community has recognized Jean for her contributions by awarding to her, the RESNA Fellow award in 1995 and the Sam McFarland Mentor Award in 2012.