Ryan Dodd joins Blue Stone Therapy as Regional Director of Operations for Iowa

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Urbandale, IA:  The leading specialist in SNF therapy services recently named Ryan Dodd Regional Director for the Indigo Territory. As a RDO, Ryan will have responsibility for leadership and oversight of operations for therapy services provided at multiple Skilled Nursing Facilities and Assisted Living Communities in Central and Eastern Iowa.  

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Ryan has extensive therapy and leadership experience in his 20+ years working in healthcare. He believes older adults deserve the very best care and is committed to delivering world-class support. In previous roles, Ryan served as a Physical Therapist, Rehab Coordinator, Area Manager, and Executive Director of Operations. Ryan completed his undergraduate education at Central College in Pella, Iowa, and Doctorate in Physical Therapy at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska.

“Ryan is an amazing addition to our regional leadership team,” said Zach Kanis, Vice President of Operations at Blue Stone Therapy. “He has valuable experience working for the largest contract rehab providers in the country, he has dedicated his career to specializing in geriatric rehabilitation. Ryan understands why partnering with our communities is so important in order to deliver superior customer support. His commitment to quality, attention to detail, and high-level leadership experience made him a great fit with our patient care philosophy.” Zach Kanis, Blue Stone Therapy, Contract Occupational Therapy

“I really want to focus on making a positive impact to the senior population and building meaningful relationships with clients, employees, and patients,” said Dodd, "Prior to joining Blue Stone Therapy I had heard so many good things about the company, I knew I was joining a special team. The group at BST has built a culture of collaboration and innovation, they are truly devoted to following the company mission of building strength to enhance lives.”

Blue Stone Therapy’s core business continues to be full-service contract therapy services at for-profit and not-for-profit Senior Living Communities. The company is known for its industry-leading, 98% therapist retention rate, superior clinical services, technology leadership, and outstanding company culture.


Headquartered in Urbandale, Iowa, Blue Stone Therapy is the leading specialist in Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) therapy services. The company was founded in 2009 and provides specialized Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech-Language Pathology services to healthcare providers in Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota.



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