ADVANCE for Occupational Therapy Practitioners
April 22, 2014

Practice Management

Move to the Cloud

"Cloud computing is today's big buzz phrase, from personal cloud services to business infrastructure to sharing healthcare information. It can seem as far away as the clouds from your office computer, but using it is a critical part of your paperless strategy. It's also closer than you might imagine. While healthcare ranks next to last in adopting cloud computing, the number of healthcare IT professionals using it is up 30% from a year ago."

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Pinterest Prowess

"I used to think Pinterest was primarily for 'do-it-yourselfers' who could transform an old army trunk into a fully functional spaceship. Boy, was I wrong. Every single occupational therapist, whether you are working in the geriatric, rehab, mental health or pediatric domain, can benefit from Pinterest. Here are three ways it can help your practice."  New Ideas

Strategies for Success

Many strategies offered by therapists, family members and friends have great potential in managing children with sensory involvement. Often the missing element of regulated sleep, focus or calm is not the knowledge of effective strategies, but making a plan and executing it.  Gift of Time

Blog: Remembering Terri

"Terri LaManno was a mother, sister, daughter, wife and occupational therapist. She was gunned down April 13 by a man with ties to the Ku Klux Klan and neo-Nazi organizations. I didn't know Terri personally, but because she is an OT, I feel like I know her."  Taking Care of Rehab Business