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Giving Back This Holiday Season
With the holiday season upon us, we begin to reflect more on the year and relationships. This holiday season, we are reminded of what really matters given everything that has happened in 2020. Many use this revelation as an opportunity to give back. For everyone in healthcare, and the general public, there are a multitude of opportunities to get involved.
By Supplemental Health Care Dec 1, 2020
The Career Benefits of Mentorship
Starting your career fresh out of school can be overwhelming. We all have questions from time to time that weren’t necessarily covered in classes. Your education prepared you well, but people can stumble through their first few years without some guidance. You need a mentor in your field that understands exactly what you’re going through.
By Supplemental Health Care Nov 24, 2020
Care More Spotlight: A Rewarding Career
Everyone has a different path that leads them to choose a career, and in many cases, it takes a little longer to get there. This was the case with Supplemental Health Care’s Care More Spotlight winner, Kristen F., SLP-CCC. 
By Supplemental Health Care Nov 18, 2020
The Importance of Radiologic Technology During COVID-19
With everything that has happened this year, it is so important to celebrate every chance we get. National Radiologic Technology Week begins on November 8th and marks the 125th anniversary of the x-ray discovery by Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen.
By Supplemental Health Care Nov 12, 2020
The Current Outlook on Home Health Care
November marks a month to focus on our patients and caregivers at home. We are honoring National Home Care and Hospice Month and National Family Caregivers Month as well as Home Care Aide Week on November 8-14.
By Supplemental Health Care Nov 5, 2020
How Travel Nursing is Changing Today
COVID-19 continues to impact the country and the healthcare industry, making the future unclear. Travel nursing continues to be in high demand, but the landscape has shifted this year. Here’s what you need to know about travel nursing as we continue to navigate these unique circumstances.
By Supplemental Health Care Oct 29, 2020
Top Teletherapy Tips with Dotcom Therapy
Prior to Spring 2020, many school-based therapists never dreamed that one day they would provide services online. Then, all of a sudden, every therapist was a teletherapist – ready... or not.
By Nicole Pounds, DotCom Therapy Oct 21, 2020
COVID-19 and Other Challenges for Physical Therapists Today
October is National Physical Therapy Month, but it is safe to say that nothing about the year 2020 even remotely resembles prior years. One of the goals for promoting Physical Therapy Month each year is to raise awareness about the importance of physical activity for good health.
By Supplemental Health Care Oct 14, 2020
Your Guide to Traveling as a Healthcare Professional
If you’re new to a travel career or even a seasoned working tourist, we have guidance for every step of your journey through interactive events, informative sessions, and expert resources. Our recruiters, travelers, and industry experts discuss some hot topics for traveling today: COVID-19, licensing updates, telehealth, and much more. Whether your a nurse, physical therapist, or speech-language pathologist, there's something for every healthcare professional looking to travel.
By Supplemental Health Care Oct 6, 2020
What You Should Know About the PT Compact
With all the challenges 2020 has presented so far, somehow we already find ourselves starting October. The good news is, that means National Physical Therapy Month! This month, we have the opportunity to focus on our hard working physical therapists (PTs) and physical therapy assistants (PTAs) for their work during COVID-19.
By Supplemental Health Care Oct 1, 2020
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