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Consider a Compact State Physical Therapist License

Physical Therapy

As a physical therapist you're surrounded by job opportunities, and having your PT Compact license opens you up to an even bigger world of opportunity. The compact license allows you to quickly apply for jobs in multiple states across the country without having to apply for a state licensure first, since you already have permission to practice there! The PT Compact streamlines the licensing process so you don't have to juggle the requirements or cost of each state individually. Learn more about getting a compact state license as a physical therapist:

How a Pet Can Benefit Your Travel Healthcare Career

Lifestyle Travel Guides

A career in travel healthcare means utilizing your skills and expertise across the country, discovering new places, and stepping outside your comfort zone. While this is an exciting time in your life, it's also nerve-wracking, and you may be considering bring a pet along for the journey to make it a bit easier. Whether you're thinking of adopting a new animal or bringing along a furry friend you've had for years, there are a lot of benefits to having a pet with you on your next travel therapy or allied job. Here are a few of the many ways a pet can benefit you, and how it can directly impact your career as a traveler:

Healthy Living on the Go as a Travel Therapist

Lifestyle Travel Guides

Travel therapists face unique challenges in maintaining a healthy lifestyle due to frequent relocations and adapting to new environments. Maintaining a healthy lifestyle is an important step in preventing fatuge and burnout that can occur while working in healthcare. Taking steps like finding the right living situation, proper nutrition, physical fitness, and mindfulness can help you achieve a healthy lifestyle while making an impact in the locations you love.

Why Travel Healthcare is Perfect for Empty Nesters

Lifestyle Travel Guides

Becoming an empty nester can be bittersweet. The kids are gone (or home but grown), but now you have the amazing opportunity to get out, explore, and pursue hobbies and career ventures you couldn’t in the past. Perhaps you’ve always dreamed of taking your therapy or imaging talents across the country but felt too nervous about uprooting your family and starting over. When you're an empty nester, you have the the opportunity to embrace your passions again in a way you couldn't while caring for children. Let's explore some of the reasons why travel healthcare is perfect for empty nesters:

Coping with the Loss of a Loved One While on Assignment

Lifestyle Travel Guides

Losing a loved one is an incredibly difficult experience, and it can be even more challenging when you are away from home on assignment. The emotional toll of grief combined with the demands of work can feel overwhelming. At Jackson Therapy, we understand the unique challenges faced by healthcare professionals who are coping with the loss of a loved one while on assignment. In this article, we will explore various aspects of this experience and provide helpful insights and strategies for navigating through this difficult time.