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American Traveler Allied Blog

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

Technologist vs Technician -- Job Titles. Who cares about titles, right? Well, some people care a lot, and others not... read more
Are You Thinking About an Allied Travel Career? -- We know that traveling isn't for everyone, but if you decide that it works for you, it... read more
Four Great Cities for Travel Jobs -- On the Fourth! -- You may recall that on July 2, 1776, Congress secretly voted for independence from... read more
Pay Ranges for Allied Health: Therapy, Techs and More -- The specialties listed below are among the highest-paid allied health specialties,... read more
Physical Therapy Trends in 2024 -- Physical therapy as a profession is always on the move, literally and figuratively!... read more
Where Do Traveling Radiology Techs Work? -- Traveling Radiology Technologists can work in a variety of settings. In fact, traveling... read more
Celebrate National Physical Therapy Month this October -- October puts physical therapists in the spotlight! In 1982 the American Physical... read more
Respiratory Therapists Urgently Needed During Pandemic -- The U.S. continues to experience a shortage of Respiratory Therapists, exacerbating the... read more
Diversity Efforts Faltering in Therapy Occupations -- A study published in the the JAMA Network Open in 2021 demonstrated that diversity... read more
Rehabilitation Therapy in a Post COVID World -- Hospitals throughout the US are providing post-COVID-19 rehabilitation therapy. Some... read more
Are You a Speech Language Pathology Grad Looking for Top CFY Jobs? -- Find Clinical Fellowship Year Jobs now and start the therapy career you’ve been waiting... read more
Program Creates Opportunities in Healthcare Jobs for Young People with Disabilities -- The goal is help these individuals enter the healthcare workforce and secure solid... read more
Top Metro Areas Abundant in Physical Therapy Jobs -- Physical therapists are bound to realize they’ve chosen a health-care profession that... read more
For Therapists: The Five Ws of ICD-10 -- October was the official rollout of ICD-10. The 36-year-old system used for coding... read more
Physical Therapy Tops Survey List for One of U.S.’s Top Healthcare Jobs! -- The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) consistently reports great employment figures... read more
Exercise Trends for Physical Therapists and their Patients -- For the past nine years, The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) has published... read more
Potential Shortage of PTs and OTs over the Next Decade -- A new study forecasts a potential labor shortage of physical and occupational... read more
5 Ways Physical Therapists Can Help Overweight Patients -- According to the CDC, there is no state in the U.S. right now with an **obesity rate... read more
3 Important Reasons to Celebrate Therapists This Labor Day -- While much of the American workforce takes a well-deserved break this Labor Day, the... read more
Boomers and Healthcare Reform Boost Physical Therapy Jobs -- Aging Boomers and healthcare reform are helping physical therapy to become a job growth... read more