Jon Dettmer is a Multiplying Good One in a Million Award recipient. He’s among the millions of people who are putting others first and using service as a solution to the problems we're facing. Read his story below then nominate someone who's making a difference during this unprecedented time!
One in a Million Award recipient: Jon Dettmer
Where he’s multiplying good: Fort Wayne, Indiana
How he’s multiplying good: He is One in a Million. As a physical therapist, Jon primarily works with sport medicine rehabilitation and was suddenly faced with a diminished workload when surgeries were halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While Jon had the opportunity to quarantine quietly at home, he responded to the call of duty. He jumped in on the opportunity to work on the COVID unit. Using his expertise on how to correctly move the body, he was able to help reposition COVID-19 ventilated patients, helping not only the floor staff but also training other therapists on the residency program that the Parkview Athletic Rehabilitation is putting together. His professionalism during these unprecedented times and his desire to exceed his job duties, while using his knowledge is multiplying good. Jon's dedication to his peers, ensuring patient safety during real fearful time, while instilling hope in security in those around him makes him One in a Million.