Pivotal Health & Wellness Inc. opens Jan. 18 in Courtland
January 6, 2022
Rural residents of North Central Kansas will have increased access to health-related services, resources and education provided by
local clinicians when Pivotal Health & Wellness Inc, a nonprofit community-based center, opens on Jan. 18, at 314 Main Street, Courtland.
Equipped with a fitness center, resource center and physical therapy clinic, Pivotal Health & Wellness hopes to build a stronger community physically, mentally and emotionally across the lifespan through compassionate, individualized care and services.
Bethany Wallin, founder, and Robin Carlson, business partner, hope to change the trajectory of health and well-being within rural settings one individual at a time. By improving the access to essential resources and services, their hope is to shift the traditional healthcare model from “sick care” to “preventive care”.
Pivotal Health & Wellness will provide the following services and will continue to add services as the need arises throughout the community:
Access to high-quality fitness equipment to promote a healthy and active
Individualized fitness programs and group fitness classes
Specialized physical therapy services delivered with compassionate care in a safe environment
Health education across the lifespan
Chronic disease risk reduction and self-management
Promotion of healthy lifestyle choices and local support groups
Increased awareness and use of existing local services and providers
Collaboration with area schools, hospitals, organizations, churches and
Improved access to health information across rural populations
Durable medical equipment loaner closet
Both Wallin and Carlson have practiced their specific disciplines within the rural and urban settings and bring more than 25 years of combined healthcare experience to this endeavor. They also bring with them multiple generations of family roots, which helps to provide a unique perspective on community needs to assist with the challenges of a dynamic healthcare system.
A grand opening is planned for Jan.18, at their location in Courtland.