21 09, 2019

Mesothelioma | Symptoms, Diagnosis, Causes, Prognosis, Treatment

By |2019-10-26T05:54:25+00:00September 21st, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

What is Mesothelioma? Mesothelioma is a disease that affects the mesothelial cells in the chest and abdominal lining and is usually associated with asbestos exposure. Mesothelioma is a malignant disease of the mesothelium our protective layer of tissue that covers many of the body's organs such as the heart the lungs and the abdominal organs. [...]

31 07, 2019

Memory Activity Treatment Guide PDF

By |2019-10-26T05:56:02+00:00July 31st, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Memory Activity Treatment Guide:  Dementia: Dementia is a general term used for a decline in mental ability that is severe enough to interfere one’s routine life. Memory loss is an example. Alzheimer's is the most common type of dementia.There are several other types of Dementia as well. Specifically it is not a disease itself. It [...]

2 06, 2019

Nursing Professionals: Registered Nurses | Licensed Practical Nurses | Certified Nurse’s Aides

By |2019-10-26T05:57:19+00:00June 2nd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Registered Nurses Registered nurses can be found in any medical setting, including hospitals, outpatient clinics, home health facilities, dialysis centers, blood banks, mental health facilities, and nursing homes. They can serve populations of all ages and some of their duties include: administering medications according to doctor's orders, assisting doctors in procedures, monitoring patient conditions, recording [...]

2 06, 2019

How to become Registered Dietitian?

By |2019-10-26T05:58:56+00:00June 2nd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Registered dietitians Registered dietitians (or nutritionists) work in hospitals, home health agencies, and nursing homes. They work with patients of all ages and perform duties including evaluation of a patient's dietary needs, including food preferences, nutritional needs, and vitamin deficiencies, diet recommendations including collaboration with other facility staff to ensure the patient gets adequate nutrition [...]

2 06, 2019

How to become a speech therapists?

By |2019-10-26T06:00:14+00:00June 2nd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Speech Therapists Speech therapists (or speech language pathologists) provide rehab to patients in outpatient clinics, hospitals, home health agencies, nursing homes, and schools. Duties of Speech Therapists: They are responsible for duties such as completing evaluations determining a patient's physical abilities, weaknesses, personal needs, and support systems, developing a plan with goals for patients to [...]

2 06, 2019

How to become a respiratory therapists?

By |2019-10-26T06:01:08+00:00June 2nd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Respiratory therapists Respiratory therapists work primarily in hospitals and nursing homes; they work with patients of all ages. Duties of respiratory therapists: Duties of respiratory therapists include completing evaluations determining a patient's respiratory abilities and weaknesses, starting or adjusting levels on oxygen tanks for those patients who need them, monitoring settings for patients who are on [...]

2 06, 2019

How to become a Physical therapists?

By |2019-10-26T06:03:20+00:00June 2nd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Physical therapists Physical therapists can be found in hospitals, community agencies, state facilities, nursing homes, schools, and non-profit organizations. Physical therapists primarily work on impairments such as decreased range of motion, coordination, strength, mobility, seating and positioning ability. This means work with all joints in the body to assist in better quality movement and the [...]

2 06, 2019

How to become an occupational therapist?

By |2019-10-26T06:05:19+00:00June 2nd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Occupational therapist Occupational therapists can be found in hospitals, community agencies, state facilities, nursing homes, mental health facilities, schools, and non-profit organizations. Occupational therapists primarily work on what are called self-care tasks, which includes assisting patients in getting strong enough to independently complete dressing, grooming, bathing, toileting, and eating. However, this is not all occupational [...]

2 06, 2019

Non-traditional settings for OT student exploration

By |2019-10-26T06:06:00+00:00June 2nd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Students most often look forward to clinical roles for fieldwork; however, there is much more to the field of occupational therapy than patient care. Settings such as school systems, outpatient, home health, inpatient, and skilled nursing are just some of the standard patient care settings where students can gain experience before entering the field. So [...]

2 06, 2019

How Occupational Therapy Students can enhance creativity?

By |2019-10-26T06:07:48+00:00June 2nd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Transitioning from an Occupational Therapy student to a therapist is a big undertaking. Schooling provides you with the rudimentary skills needed to be a therapist, but treatment in the clinic is far different from simulations during coursework. Many students and professors have difficulty determining where the gap in learning is, and why so many new graduates [...]