About Us

Incorporated in the State of New Jersey in 1988, Laurel Rehabilitation Services, Inc. has grown from a staff of one nurse case manager to a mid-size, evolving company independently owned and operated by Patricia Deffler-Butler, RN, CCM, CDMS and Kelly Uhrich.

Our Staff

Laurel Rehabilitation Services, Inc employs a professional staff with diverse backgrounds and experience which few other health care management companies can match. Their expertise and knowledge places our services above many of our competitors.

We are very proud of the fact that we employ Social Work Case Managers who provide services for brain injured individuals through the Traumatic Brain Injury Fund and Traumatic Brain Injury Waiver programs in the State of NJ.

Many of our professional staff have achieved the prestigious, nationally accredited credential of Certified Case Manager (CCM). This means that they have met the rigorous training, testing, and experience criteria established by the Commission for Case Manager Certification and are recognized as experts in the field of medical case management.

Our Network of Experts

We maintain a nationwide network of over 3,000 Board certified independent physicians, health care professionals, and other industry experts who assist us in delivering our services.

Since 1996 Laurel Rehabilitation Services, Inc. has partnered with Paradigm Management Services to collaboratively provide medical case management services for individuals who have suffered catastrophic injuries. Paradigm Management Services is a unique nationwide corporation based in California that predicts medical outcomes and proactively manages the clinical and financial aspects of each individual case.

Our Certifications

We have been certified in the State of New Jersey to provide case management services for clients of both the Traumatic Brain Injury Fund and the Traumatic Brain Injury Waiver. Since 1990, we are also a Certified Peer Review Organization (PRO) under Act VI of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. In addition, Laurel Rehabilitation Services, Inc. is proud to be a Certified Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania. We are also certified as a Disadvantaged / Women's Business by the New Jersey Department of Transportation.