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American Traveler Allied Blog

As a leader in therapist recruitment solutions, our team of dedicated professionals places occupational therapists, physical therapists,   and other allied health professionals in short and long term assignments at top-rated healthcare facilities. In our blog we cover therapy trends, featured destinations, and share stories from fellow travelers.

Physical therapists are bound to realize they’ve chosen a health-care profession that happens to be in high demand. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that employment for PTs ... Read more
October was the official rollout of ICD-10. The 36-year-old system used for coding diseases, diagnoses and clinical procedures was due for a revision; actually, a federal mandate called for the ... Read more
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) consistently reports great employment figures for the healthcare sector. The career outlook for physical therapists is especially bright, and a recent study done ... Read more
For the past nine years, The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) has published the top 20 exercises trending in the upcoming year in its health and fitness journal. As ... Read more
A new study forecasts a potential labor shortage of physical and occupational therapists over the next decade. The September 2014 study by "The Conference Board" estimates that the U.S. will ... Read more
According to the CDC, there is no state in the U.S. right now with an **obesity rate under 20%; this is an epidemic that many physical therapists are specifically trained ... Read more
While much of the American workforce takes a well-deserved break this Labor Day, the holiday will see plenty of healthcare professionals hard at work. From coast to coast, therapy jobs ... Read more
Aging Boomers and healthcare reform are helping physical therapy to become a job growth leader in the United States. With life expectancy reaching 79.8 years in 2013, there is a ... Read more
Earlier this year, the FDA approved the world’s first bionic arm! This is a technology breakthrough not just for amputees, but for the physical therapists and occupational therapists working to ... Read more
It never hurts to review the basics, especially when they can help patients who bike learn to prevent pain and injury, increase efficiency and eliminate discomfort. For PTs who work ... Read more