In honor of “Men’s Health Month” and Father’s Day in June, we offer this collection of items for all the male healthcare and rehabilitation professionals out there…you know who they / you are! Real Men Don’t: The prevailing wisdom is that men hate asking for directions. But now a low cost European airline has ….
What can the new movie “Whiskey Tango Foxtrot” teach healthcare professionals about stress at work? Without giving too much away, Kim Baker, (played by Tina Fey) deals with on the job training as a war correspondent by indulging in varying degrees of risky behavior. That is until she realizes that the adrenaline rushes are not ….
We keep saying it, but the advent of the Internet, smart devices, and social media have connected us in ways unimaginable a few decades ago. At the same time, these have inundated us with countless bits of information, messages and data to triage, save, forward or discard as we see fit. Nonetheless, we hope you ….
U.S. News and World Report just named its “Best Health Care Support Jobs”, and Occupational Therapy Assistant took first place! That COTAs were ranked #1 on this list may not come as a surprise to some of you, but what might is that higher demand will result in approximately 14,000 new positions in the next ….
Teddy bears, flowers, jewelry and lingerie are all well and good… but so predictable and not always appropriate for a friend or coworker (remember the Fruit of the Loom commercial?) Instead check out Centra’s top ten favorite gift ideas for showing your love and appreciation for those hard-working Physical Therapists…or treat yourself! ….
This year is the 13th anniversary of the National Wear Red Day. Cardiovascular disease remains the number one killer of women in the United States and indeed globally. Although awareness has been rising steadily since 1997, there is much work still to be done. Centra supports all of the healthcare professionals who are working to ….
Too often men are busy taking care of “business” that they neglect themselves. They need to be reminded that the best way to take care of others is to take care of themselves. Here are our Top 20 ideas for men’s emotional and physical well being…just in time for Father’s Day as well! Follow allwrite4u’s ….
“The Land of 10,000 Lakes”- Land of 10,000 Healthcare Opportunities Minnesota certainly lives up to its Dakota derived name of “Clear Blue Water”. It is an outdoorsman’s paradise in all four seasons: from “Grumpy Old Men” winter ice fishing at Wabasha, to spring biking along the Glacial Lakes State Trail from Willmar, to enjoying fall ….
This is the 51st year since President Lyndon Johnson proclaimed February as American Heart Month across our nation. Since that time, advances in research and technology have enhanced our knowledge and reduced unnecessary deaths. But heart disease remains the #1 killer of women and men in this country. So while great strides continue to be ….
“Nebraska Nice” For Healthcare Professionals The Cornhusker State has always defied any quick impressions or generalizations. Once dubbed “The Great American Desert”, it is in fact mostly verdant soil and the top supplier of the world’s red meat, soybeans and corn. But Nebraska is more than just an agricultural powerhouse. Crossing the state one can ….
A new year is here, and many of us will be reviewing what we learned in 2014 to better our lives and our careers in 2015. Traditionally, January and February are peak recruitment/hiring months with a significant advantage to the earliest applicants. Industry analysts are predicting anywhere from a 3-5% growth rate for healthcare professions. ….
There is still time to show that Registered Nurse or Nurse Manager in your life how much you appreciate their dedication and service. Try our suggestions for ten great gifts that will show how much you care. Follow allwrite4u’s board Ten Last Minute Gifts for Your Favorite Nurse on Pinterest.
Speech Language Pathologists give others their voices. This is the time of year to show appreciation for all that they do to change lives, by making theirs a little better. Here are ten ideas to show that you care in the Pinterest Board below. Follow allwrite4u’s board Centra’s Top Ten SLP Presents For 2014 on ….
You’ll Be Ok as a Healthcare Pro in OK After inspiring an award-winning musical and film, Oklahoma continues to inspire with its geographic, economic and cultural diversity. It has more than 10 distinct ecoregions and its economic focus on gas and oil has expanded to make it an energy, agricultural, telecommunications and biotechnology powerhouse. The ….
Growing older is a fact of life. Doing it gracefully is rapidly becoming a fact of life as well, thanks to advances in healthcare. This month we pay tribute to the idea that healthy aging is an achievable goal for everyone. Whether you are a Millennial or Baby Boomer, a caregiver or care recipient, working ….
“It’s Our Nature”: Colorado Welcomes Healthcare Professionals Whether it is simply the altitude or the attitude, Colorado is breathtaking! In the words of the Colorado Tourism Bureau, this is “a place where you feel alive.” Whether it is world class downhill skiing in Aspen, gold medal fishing in Montrose, white water rafting near Black Canyon ….
There are nearly 9,000 Health Centers across the United States serving over 21 million patients from underserved, impoverished and uninsured communities; including over 1.2 million homeless and over 900,000 migrant workers. Nearly 150,000 healthcare professionals are charged with providing,primary, prenatal, dental, mental health/substance abuse, vision, pharmacy, preventative care and auxiliary services to these populations. August ….
On July 1, 2014 fans watched as the U.S. Men’s Soccer Team was eliminated from World Cup by Belgium. It was hard to miss the brilliant saves by goalie Tim Howard or the l missed scoring opportunity by Chris (Wondo) Wondolowski. But what fans probably missed, were the match-box sized GPS trackers Team USA doctor, ….