It may seem odd that an occupational therapist needs help in finding and securing employment. After all, occupational therapy is currently one of the allied health careers experiencing tremendous growth. However, the diversity of the field may create difficulty in communicating your skillset, training and passion in the best manner possible.
Dallas, TX, December 3, 2019 – Janet Elkin, President and CEO of GHR Healthcare, the parent company of General Healthcare Resources, has been named to the 2019 Global Power 150 and the 2019 Americas 100 lists by Staffing Industry Analysts, recognizing the top female leaders in the staffing industry. This is the fifth year the list has been compiled and her fifth time for being included.
For many people, the holidays are a positive, happy experience. Giving gifts, seeing family, eating delicious food and enjoying festive decorations are a seasonal delight. But for others, the holidays can turn into a stressful nightmare due to an accident or injury. Here are some of the most common accidents that healthcare providers see over the holidays.
Physical therapy is a challenging profession. Lifting patients, managing an outpatient caseload, documenting functional progress, and meeting insurance regulations are just a few of the tasks expected from a physical therapist.
Acute care registered nurses provide short-term treatment for severe or life-threatening injuries, illnesses and routine health problems. The ultimate goal of acute care is the restoration of health and stability for a patient. Acute care nurses work in hospitals, urgent care clinics and ambulatory surgical clinics. This career offers ample opportunities for education and career development, autonomy and workdays that continuously present new challenges.
For a patient living with diabetes, the holidays can be one of the hardest times of the year. Foods are typically heavy, indulgent and loaded with sugar. These foods can easily contribute to weight gain and increased blood sugar levels. If you’re in good control of your overall health and blood sugar levels, having occasional holiday food won’t be a problem. But, if you’re not careful, those eating habits can cause long-term effects and damage to your well-being. With the following tips, you can still enjoy the holidays and keep your weight and blood sugar under control.
Most of us have heard of white noise – the static, hissing sound that rings out of our TVs and radios when they’re tuned to a blank frequency. White noise can come from the sound of a running fan or an air conditioner, or even a noise app on our phones. However, you might be surprised to learn that there is a whole spectrum of colored sounds other than white noise.
You may not have heard the term “pharmacy desert” before, but it’s a growing problem that can have significant ramifications to communities and patients. This article will discuss everything you need to know about pharmacy deserts, from what they are, how they happen, and how we can stop them.