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Care More Spotlight: Compassion for a Student in Need
Nurses, regardless of setting, are in the unique position of being able to have a lasting, positive impact on everyone in their care. In a school setting, the nurses see students of all backgrounds and socio-economic statuses. Many school nurses go out of their way to give that little bit extra for children in need. 
By Supplemental Health Care Dec 1, 2021
How to Support Our Healthcare Workers Right Now
For close to two years now, time and again, we have read about or witnessed first-hand the bravery and dedication of our nation’s healthcare professionals. No one could have foreseen the incredible stress and strain the COVID-19 pandemic would place on the shoulders of those entrusted with providing healthcare to the masses.
By Supplemental Health Care Nov 24, 2021
Best Scrubs Brands for Healthcare Professionals
Scrubs are the perfect uniform. You never have to waste time ironing, they are super comfortable, and can even reflect your personality. There are pros and cons to wearing scrubs, but typically the benefits greatly outweigh the negatives.
By Supplemental Health Care Nov 17, 2021
Fall Back into Self-Care
As we set our clocks back and approach the last few months of 2021, many people are experiencing burnout, and not just from the pandemic. Some work environments aren’t easy to decompress from at the end of the day or week: especially for healthcare professionals.
By Supplemental Health Care Nov 8, 2021
Career Insights for Radiologic Technologists
With National Radiological Technology Week quickly approaching, it’s time to point the spotlight on the amazing healthcare professionals who work in this industry. Radiologic technologists are a vital part of our healthcare system who deserve this week dedicated to all of the hard work they put in for patients around the world.
By Supplemental Health Care Nov 4, 2021
Top 10 Tips for Home Health Care Professionals
Surprising to no one, the COVID-19 pandemic dramatically changed our views about work and the workplace. This paradigm shift also fed into the already increasing trends in home health services. Even before 2020, home health care was experiencing tremendous growth.
By Supplemental Health Care Oct 28, 2021
Why Respiratory Therapy is a Great Career Choice
“Take a deep breath.” We’ve all heard this statement uttered just about every time we’ve gone into a doctor’s office, but how often is that simple action taken for granted?
By Supplemental Health Care Oct 20, 2021
Your Guide to 13 Spooky Travel Nursing Destinations
As a travel nurse, sometimes you have to make compromises when considering your next assignment. Whether you’re willing to take a less appealing shift for your dream assignment location or stay in a less desirable location for a higher pay rate, the choice is completely up to you.
By Supplemental Health Care Oct 13, 2021
The Best of Travel Nursing in New York State
When you hear “New York”, you often think of New York City first, but the rest of the state has so much to offer beyond NYC. As one of the original 13 colonies, New York State has a long and fascinating history as well as a diverse culture.
By Supplemental Health Care Oct 6, 2021
Physical Therapy Challenges During COVID-19
Let’s face it, even before COVID-19 gripped the nation, most Americans were not getting nearly enough exercise. Now, over 18 months into the pandemic, it is more important than ever for people to find ways and opportunities to increase their daily physical activity. National Physical Therapy Month (NPTM) again focuses on last year’s ChoosePT campaign to help raise awareness about the many benefits of physical therapy and its role in maintaining good health and wellness.
By Supplemental Health Care Sep 30, 2021
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