I, Robot of Healthcare | Technology and Physical Therapy
Apr20

I, Robot of Healthcare | Technology and Physical Therapy

While technology has shaped the face of healthcare for centuries, we have seen rapid developments in the past decade. Perhaps one of the most interesting developments connects technology and physical therapy. When you hear the term “exoskeleton” you likely think of robots in some futuristic dystopia like the film I, Robot. Or maybe you think of military applications like the superhero Iron Man. However, you may not think of the...

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Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy – How do They Differ?
Apr03

Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy – How do They Differ?

Okay, so they both have the word “therapy” in them, but what’s the difference between occupational therapy and physical therapy? Generally speaking, both types of therapists provide rehabilitative care to patients with injuries or disabilities, but they’re actually quite different. If you’re wondering how these two specialties differ, keep reading. Below we’ll provide an overview of how occupational...

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What Allied Health Careers are in Demand?
Mar30

What Allied Health Careers are in Demand?

We’ve all seen the numbers; there is currently a shortage of workers in countless healthcare professions. However, despite this general trend, some jobs are even more in need than others. Under the broad field of allied health, these disparities in demand are definitely apparent. So, what allied health careers are in demand? Well, beyond the all too simple answer, all of them, there are five allied health professions in high demand...

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How to Find the Highest Paying Allied Health Jobs
Mar06

How to Find the Highest Paying Allied Health Jobs

It’s no surprise that healthcare is one of the fastest growing industries out there, and allied health is no exception. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), “employment in the healthcare and social assistance sector is projected to generate the largest number of jobs” in the upcoming years, which is good news for allied health professionals! With that being said, whether you’re fresh out of med...

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Becoming Physical Therapy Specialty Certified | Basic Overview
Feb21

Becoming Physical Therapy Specialty Certified | Basic Overview

As a physical therapist, you likely enjoy the respectable salary and job growth that come with your profession. Additionally, you probably enjoy helping people recover and promote healthy lives. However, you may also wonder how you can advance your career more rapidly than simply by gaining experience. Perhaps one of the quickest ways to promote your own career growth, consider becoming physical therapy specialty certified! Whether or...

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