High Risks and High Demands | Dialysis Techs and COVID-19
May29

High Risks and High Demands | Dialysis Techs and COVID-19

When you step back and take a bird’s eye view of the pandemic, it’s amazing how differently people’s lives are affected. There are young people who are relatively low risk individuals with little worry. Others have office jobs who maybe now have to work from home but are otherwise unaffected. Then there are those who continue to work and go about their lives as if nothing is going on. Some states are on full stay at home order, while...

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All About the Benjamins: How Much Do Travel PTs Make?
Mar25

All About the Benjamins: How Much Do Travel PTs Make?

The biggest question healthcare professionals who are considering travel assignments is how much they are going to get paid. I mean, obviously income is one of the driving forces behind why more and more of the industry-elite are flocking toward travel therapy jobs. However, branching off into travel therapy can be scary at first. There’s a lot of questions about how exactly they get paid. An even bigger concern they have is how...

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Tele-Takeover | What is Telepharmacy?
Feb14

Tele-Takeover | What is Telepharmacy?

Telehealth is taking over in healthcare. From psychiatry appointments to regular doctor visits, patients more and more are taking advantage of the ability to access medical treatment without ever leaving their homes. In the pharmaceutical industry, this is happening too. So, what is telepharmacy and how is it affecting patient access to medication? Below we’ll talk about: What is telepharmacy? How does telepharmacy benefit patients?...

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How PTs Can Promote Mobility Exercises for Seniors
Feb10

How PTs Can Promote Mobility Exercises for Seniors

If you provide therapy to senior patients, you know it can sometimes be challenging to get them to try new things. However, you also know that they often struggle with feeling stiff, sore, and unable to bend and reach like they used to. This is why mobility exercises for seniors are so important. Show your patients these six stretches that can help increase their mobility! Why Mobility Exercises for Seniors Are So Important Mobility...

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DIY Occupational Therapy Tools for Kids
Dec16

DIY Occupational Therapy Tools for Kids

Kids love to create. From fingerpainting to building forts in the living room, children have very creative minds. So, why not use their creative juices to help them in their therapy! Doing arts and crafts is not only fun for children, but it can also help them develop valuable skills. Thanks to these brilliantly simple ideas, you can engage your younger clients with activities they’ll go absolutely love! So, here is a list of 4...

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Dealing With Difficult Family Members in Healthcare
Dec09

Dealing With Difficult Family Members in Healthcare

As a therapist, you work hard to improve the lives of others in a variety of ways. While helping people recover can be a rewarding pursuit, it does come with some challenges. But that’s the case with almost all jobs, right? One of the less pleasant aspects of a healthcare provider’s job can be dealing with family members of patients. Although most family members are helpful and patient, others can be demanding and hard to...

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