Burn Therapy Could Be the Specialty You Need
Jul24

Burn Therapy Could Be the Specialty You Need

Burns are one of the most traumatic injuries the human body can endure.  Multiple body systems are simultaneously involved. Depending on the severity, burns can appear deceivingly non-threatening while doing most of their dirty work beneath the damaged skin. Damaged blood vessels dilate causing inflammation and edema are typically listed among many other life-threatening problems.  Once the patient is stabilized and undergoes graft...

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Occupational Therapy In Nursing Homes
Jun28

Occupational Therapy In Nursing Homes

In the past, nursing homes were largely regarded as an elderly person’s final residence. After living a long and independent life and then suffering a debilitating injury or chronic illness that compromises their independence, it was generally accepted that the person would be more than happy to spend the rest of the life in a state of peaceful rest and relaxation, playing cards in the community room and having their every personal...

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Why take on a Travel Therapy Assignment in Florida?
Apr24

Why take on a Travel Therapy Assignment in Florida?

Just picture it now. You’ve got a fruity drink in one hand, a good book in the other, and you can feel the sun hitting your face. You might be on a beach somewhere, or simply lounging by the pool in your temporary housing unit. It’s no surprise that Florida is one of the ideal destinations for travel healthcare workers. With stellar pay, gorgeous scenery, and no shortage of work, a travel therapy assignment in Florida...

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Why Occupational Therapy for ADHD?
Nov21

Why Occupational Therapy for ADHD?

Occupational therapy travel jobs provide such a wide range of opportunities, allowing you to work in new locations and settings all the time! Additionally, you’ll meet patients of all ages and various challenges to overcome. One condition that occupational therapists routinely work to treat is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) — especially in children. The wide-ranging symptoms cause the treatments of this condition to...

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Become a Traveling Occupational Therapist
Nov10

Become a Traveling Occupational Therapist

Thinking of pursuing a career in OT? Occupational therapy is a great field for individuals who are looking to develop long-term patient relationships. As an occupational therapist, you’ll work with patients directly. You’ll be responsible for monitoring their physical, mental or emotional progress over time. Learn how to become a traveling occupational therapist and the many benefits that come with this rewarding career! What is...

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Best States for Occupational Therapists
Jul19

Best States for Occupational Therapists

Occupational therapists work with patients to facilitate recovery in various capacities. However, the setting in which occupational therapists do this can vary greatly by facility and region. While there are countless factors affecting each unique situation, below is our list of the best states for occupational therapists. This ranking is primarily based upon salary, cost of living, and job opportunity but location and availability of...

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