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The Career Benefits of Mentorship
Starting your career fresh out of college 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
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
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
Top Tips to Help Travelers Find Housing
When it comes to travel housing, there are a variety of paths you can take to finding the perfect space. While most companies offer some version of corporate housing if you choose to take it, experienced travelers will tell you the best way to pocket the most cash is to find your own housing on assignment. Now that there are more ways to connect with people across the country than ever before, you can be confident in your ability to find safe, affordable, furnished housing no matter where your..
By Furnished Finder Sep 17, 2020
Destination Spotlight: Alabama Joins the eNLC
As of January 1st this year, Alabama joined 31 other states in implementing the eNLC. The eNLC allows for registered nurses (RNs) and licensed practical/vocational nurses (LPN/LVNs) to have one multistate license, with the ability to practice in person or via telehealth in both their home state and other eNLC states.
By Supplemental Health Care Aug 20, 2020
Staycation Ideas for Healthcare Professionals
Living and working through COVID-19 has been strange to say the least and as an essential worker, the last few months have been brutal. Most people are still staying home for the most part, but you still go into work every day with uncertainties and stress.
By Supplemental Health Care Jul 16, 2020
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