Foreman Therapy Services, a Dallas, Texas-based home health therapy staffing company, aims to close up to three acquisitions by the end of 2018, said Nate Foreman, president and sole owner. FTS, which has made five acquisitions in the last three years, is in early-stage discussions with three Texas-based home health therapy providers. FTS expects USD 20m in 2018 system-wide revenue, up from USD 16m in 2017, Foreman said...Read More
Since Foreman’s home care physical therapy staffing company opened in 2011, it has grown into a $16 million a year business with 350 therapists in the field in Texas’ major cities, as well as in Michigan and Ohio.
The scheduling of those therapists—assigning them to make house calls with patients—became a bigger and bigger problem as the business grew, the 34-year-old Foreman says.
The solution they developed, an application called Zuum, was inspired by on-demand services such as ride-hailing Uber and Favor delivery, except in this case it’s physical therapists who take assignments instead of drivers..."Read More
Voyage Dallas recently published an interview with Foreman Therapy Services President Nate Foreman...
"I am a Physical Therapist by trade, that started working for a company similar to FTS in 2010. After learning about the industry and looking at the competition that was out there, I thought that I could do better..."
FTS CEO Nate Foreman named as Top 16 Healthcare Innovator by the Austin Business Journal.
Nate Foreman founded Foreman Therapy Services about five years ago, and has since built one of the fastest-growing companies in North Texas. But it was 2016 that brought along a whole new gamut of challenges. Read more…
“Old school technology — calling, texting, email — may make up the backbone of communications between staffing firms and workers, but Foreman Therapy Services was thinking differently.
The Dallas-based company wanted something more efficient when communicating with its therapists working out in the field.
Foreman Therapy Services provides therapists to home health agencies, and those therapists travel to patients’ homes to do their work. Traditionally, a scheduler would have to assign a therapist after looking at a map and then contact the therapist via calling, text or email and wait for a response.
The company’s solution is an app that finds that determines the best therapists that includes considerations such as location of the therapist and skills and then lets therapists choose where they want to work and allows them to accept or decline an offer.” Read more…
“An app developed by Foreman Therapy Services that streamlines communication between home healthcare firms and service providers received the second annual Innovation Award on Wednesday at the Healthcare Staffing Summit in Washington.” Read more…
Foreman Therapy Services has been recognized as one of the 100 fastest growing companies in the Dallas area by the Caruth Institute at SMU Cox School of Business for 2016 and 2015.
2015 Recipients – 2016 Recipients
Small Is Big – Growth Therapy
“Nate Foreman had no intention of starting a staffing firm when he graduated from University of Texas Southwestern’s physical therapy program in 2009. But two years later, he did just that when he began Foreman Therapy Services…” Click HERE to read the full article.
BY DANIELLE ABRIL / email@example.com / 214-706-7123 / @DBJDanielle
Nate Foreman admittedly knew next to nothing about running a business when he started his own home care physical therapy staffing company in 2011. He was just two years out of physical therapy school with $50,000 in school loans and only $10,000 to his name. But Foreman had vision: he thought that he could make his mark in the physical therapy sector... Read More