Becoming a Respiratory Therapist
Apr10

Becoming a Respiratory Therapist

As you begin to pursue a healthcare profession, you’ll need to decide which specialty is right for you. Right now, with the onset of COVID-19 in the United States, there are certain professions that are growing at an exponential rate. For example, respiratory therapists are one of them. This is because COVID-19 is a virus that affects the lower respiratory system. Respiratory therapists work with patients of all ages who suffer from...

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PT Presents | Gifts For Physical Therapists
Jan13

PT Presents | Gifts For Physical Therapists

We know we’re a few weeks out from the holidays, but that doesn’t mean you don’t have to stop giving gifts! There are plenty of occasions where giving a gift is in order. Whether it’s a birthday, marriage, promotion, or a friendly “just because” gift, there’s always a need for gift ideas. This time we’re going to focus on the physical therapist in your life. Whether they’re a coworker, spouse, or friend, physical therapists deserve...

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Graveyard Shift Survival Guide | Tips For Working Night Shift
Dec23

Graveyard Shift Survival Guide | Tips For Working Night Shift

We thank you, night owl health workers, for being our nocturnal support system. While it’s not always easy working into the wee hours of the night, your sacrifice does not go unnoticed. Not everyone is cut out for working the night shift. In fact, many of you didn’t have a choice before working at night. In fact, with the healthcare industry established as a 24/7 business, nearly 15 million people in the United States work full-time...

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Will Working Holidays Make You Naughty or Nice?
Dec04

Will Working Holidays Make You Naughty or Nice?

As a travel health professional, you’re used to putting other people’s needs before your own. You also know that no matter what time of year it is, the hospital lights never shut off! The holidays are meant for spending time with loved ones. However, many patients are unable to spend time with their loved ones and need assistance. You may feel frustrated because your friends have the holidays off and you don’t. If you’ve been working...

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A True Compare and Contrast: Radiology Tech vs MRI Tech
Nov07

A True Compare and Contrast: Radiology Tech vs MRI Tech

Radiology techs and MRI techs are often grouped together. They’re even on the same page of the Bureau of Labor Statistics website! Medical techs are vital in the diagnostic process as well as helping doctors be confident in delivering news to patients and creating treatment plans. Radiology techs and MRI techs, specifically, are two of the most important technologist positions. Although these two medical careers are similar, there are...

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What Allied Health Careers are in Demand?
Nov06

What Allied Health Careers are in Demand?

We’ve all seen the numbers. The healthcare industry is facing a shortage of workers in countless professions. Yet, some jobs are even more in need than others. Under the broad field of allied health, these disparities in demand are definitely apparent. What allied health careers are in demand? “All of them” is the simple answer. However, nine allied health professions are in high demand and stand out above the others! Find...

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