The Best Allied Travel Blogs of the Year
Which career tips, traveler stories, and healthcare news were most important to allied health professionals in 2022? Med Travelers’ Allied Travel Blog covered the gamut, and we’re now highlighting the most-read blog posts of the year.
Here’s a look at our top stories and resources to help allied health professionals, in case you missed any.
The Most Popular Allied Travel Blogs of the Year
Ever wonder what it might be like to camp in the Yukon Territory in Alaska, or kayak through Arizona’s Antelope Canyon? These are just some of the adventures that Jessica F. has enjoyed as a travel speech-language pathologist. Her adventurous spirit, problem-solving ability, and fierce dedication to her students have helped her not only succeed on allied travel assignments but be recognized for the annual Allied Achiever Award for the schools division with Med Travelers.
Allied therapy travelers had plentiful job opportunities in 2022, with demand varying across disciplines, geographic locations, and work settings. See how the job market, pay rates and other trends were affecting physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech pathologists, and other travel therapy professionals.
Not sure if you have the appropriate wardrobe for your travel speech-language pathologist job? These tips from SLP practitioners can help ensure you are ready to make the right impression, leave unnecessary things at home, and be comfortable in any work setting.
Mobile applications have certainly changed the way physical therapists carry out their duties. With the right app, you can easily complete documentation, educate patients and manage your caseload efficiently. Apps can also be helpful for travel PTs in planning travel routes and much more. Check out these top choices for iPad apps to help your clinical practice, management, and organization, and travel planning.
Ready to kick start your career in occupational therapy or physical therapy, but not sure if you’re ready to settle down in one place? Travel assignments could be the answer. These short-term jobs can help new graduates experience different work settings while exploring new locations. Check out this list of top benefits to see if the travel therapy life might be for you.
When it came time to choose her clinical fellowship for speech-language pathology, Meredith M. had a number of choices. But the one that caught her attention was a bit unique--combining travel therapy work with an enriching clinical program, coordinated by Med Travelers. Her recruiter hooked her up with a location of her choice, a dedicated mentor, a multi-layered support team, and several other perks. Read about Meredith’s fellowship experience, and how her SLP career continues to progress.
As a former athlete, physical therapist Stephen P. has a unique appreciation for the human body and how it can recover from injury and other conditions. He now applies his work ethic to his PT profession, investing in patients and serving as a positive influence in their recovery and rehabilitation. Learn more about this Med Travelers award winner’s positive approach to work and life, and how PT travel assignments are helping him discover new locations and friends across the country.
There were a number of allied health professions ranked high on the U.S. News annual list of Best Jobs in Healthcare, which was published earlier in 2022. See where your profession ranked among the top 12, and how it compared to your healthcare colleagues in other professions.