You’ve dumped 5(-ish) semesters of knowledge into your tired, jumbled brain. You’re fresh off of finals (maybe not feeling so fresh), and now it’s..
Medicare has seemed to take over or even scare the physical therapy profession into only utilizing the 8-minute rule. As of today, the common way to..
Earlier this week, we took an inside look at what it's like to be a PT in Rwanda. Today, we continue to expand our global perspective with Ricardo..
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It was a typical Monday night. I was walking with a patient with a hip disarticulation and we were working on stepping over obstacles. Everything..
Have you ever wondered what it's like to practice physical therapy in another country? Our PT colleagues are all over the world and we can..
You’ve survived the long haul that is an undergraduate degree. This is a huge accomplishment, but your work isn't done just yet! Soon..
“Arhhhhhh! I don’t care!”
That’s what I remember thinking when a physical therapist with many years of experience tried to correct me when I was..
Some people get lucky and have it - that perfect clinical rotation where they are working in your dream setting, with their dream patient..
Anyone with a beating heart is overtly aware that sex sells, but what about items or services that could be referred to as “sexy”? By definition,..
As a pre-PT student who is applying to graduate school, you've probably been asked, "Where do you want to go to school?" Have you ever responded..
When I started PT school, I was just like all of my fellow classmates—excited, nervous, and ready to embark on the next adventure in my life. I was..
A wonderful non-clinical job for physical therapists is a rehab liaison. I know this because I was one for over two years!
What is a rehab liaison?
As new grad physical therapists and physical therapy students, we should all be familiar with DOMS. DOMS stands for delayed onset muscle soreness,..
I was nearly suspended from OT school. I am glad I choose to stay, but it took a change of heart to know why it was worth it.
Walking into that..
In 2020, there are a few trending areas of technological advancement that continue to change the way we function as a society. These include..
Permanent job placement agencies are an essential means of connecting you to your career goals. From creating a steady, individualized job search, to..
It’s that time of year again. The sense of joy, relief and accomplishment from getting handed that brand new DPT degree is slipping through your..
For many traveling nurses, moving into a new apartment after only 13 weeks is just part of the fun, but for others, an empty rental can put a damper..
First impressions matter
NGOT has branched out from our standard content to provide a retail product review on Clinitote, a luxury medical apparel..
When I was in physical therapy school, I wanted to keep my options open as to which setting I would work in after I graduated. Having worked as a..
I hear a lot of “I have to read everything just in case” when studying for the National Physical Therapy Exam (NPTE). This is the academic mentality..
What is the OT low vision certification and why is it important?
Low vision was named an emerging practice area for occupational therapists in..
Working with patients with lower extremity amputations is not particularly common. Unless you work in a clinic that specializes in prosthetics..