Telehealth Physical Therapy – What’s it all About?
Oct11

Telehealth Physical Therapy – What’s it all About?

Just a little while ago, I wrote a blog on non-clinical physical therapy jobs, and one of the jobs I talked about was a telehealth physical therapist. This career intrigued me because I wasn’t sure how physical therapy could be delivered virtually since it’s such a hands-on career. So, I decided to look into telehealth physical therapy a bit more, and what I found surprised me! Check it out! Telehealth Physical Therapy |...

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Non-Clinical Physical Therapy Jobs | 6 Alternatives
Oct03

Non-Clinical Physical Therapy Jobs | 6 Alternatives

Mary has been a physical therapist for over 20 years, and she’s starting to get a little burnt-out. Unfortunately, her 50-year-old body can’t handle the long, streneous shifts on her feet like it could two decades ago. She isn’t ready to retire just yet, but she definitely wants to look into some non-clinical physical therapy jobs as soon as possible… Can you relate to Mary’s situation? Have you ever...

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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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PTA to PT Transition | Crossing the Bridge
Jun20

PTA to PT Transition | Crossing the Bridge

Are you a physical therapist assistant (PTA) looking to further your education and career to become a physical therapist (PT)? If so, you’ve come to the right place! Below, we’ll provide some useful information to help you make the PTA to PT transition with confidence! PTA to PT Transition What’s the Difference? Generally speaking, PTAs are support-level physical therapists and PTs are professional-level physical...

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These Innovative Physical Therapy Techniques May Surprise You!
May09

These Innovative Physical Therapy Techniques May Surprise You!

The world of healthcare is constantly evolving. Healthcare professionals around the world are always striving to deliver the best, cutting-edge care to their patients. When it comes to physical rehabilitation, we’re starting to see more innovative physical therapy techniques than we have before. Physical therapists are continuously updating their skillset, learning new techniques, and building their expertise. Check out some of...

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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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