Author: Rachel Fletcher

5 Locum Tenens Opportunities You May Not Have Thought Of

5 Locum Tenens Opportunities You May Not Have Thought Of

Health
Locum tenens medicine is all the rage in modern healthcare. And why wouldn't it be? What began as a way to practice medicine outside of traditional norms has become as mainstream as private practice itself. As such, locums are always looking for the best opportunities they can find. If you are new to the locum marketplace, are you limiting yourself to certain kinds of jobs? For example, you might be focusing all your attention on hospital work. You pick up a contract in one major hospital, then move on to another hospital when that contract ends. There is nothing wrong with that strategy. On the other hand, there are other opportunities you might look into in order to broaden your horizons, so to speak. Here are five locum tenens opportunities you might not have thought of: 1. Private...
3D Printing Introduced to Composite Prosthesis Fabrication

3D Printing Introduced to Composite Prosthesis Fabrication

Technology
Taken individually, composite fabrication and 3D printing are revolutionary technologies. Combining the two almost always produces amazing results. Take fabricating composite-based prosthetics as an example. If you could combine prosthesis fabrication with 3D printing in an economical process, you could make a difference in the lives of people who depend on their prosthetics. According to an April 20 Composites World piece written by digital editor Scott Francis, the combination of prosthesis fabrication and 3D printing has arrived. A BASF subsidiary out of Texas – TriFusion Devices – has introduced a new 3D-printed prosthetic leg that includes a revolutionary carbon fiber socket. Francis explained that the socket is key to what makes this prosthesis so revolutionary. Composite Layups
Research Offers More Clarity for PRP Knee Injections

Research Offers More Clarity for PRP Knee Injections

Health
Both doctors and their patients are more willing than ever before to consider platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections to treat osteoarthritis in the knee. Yet as beneficial as the therapy is for many patients, it does not work for everyone. Researchers want to know why. A recent study conducted by the National Center for Biotechnical Information is being welcomed by PRP therapy proponents because it offers a bit more clarity. If there is one thing we know about PRP therapy for osteoarthritis it is the fact that there are few standards among clinicians. Clinicians differ in their approach to dosage and treatment length. Some clinicians inject the serum in roughly the same location for all patients, others use imaging techniques to locate the best site for injection. Apex Biologix, a company...
Character Traits of the Successful Lobbyist

Character Traits of the Successful Lobbyist

Politice
What is your impression of the average lobbyist? While most of us know very little about lobbying and the people who do it, those on the inside know that lobbyists are very talented people who work hard on behalf of their clients. It takes a special kind of person to do what lobbyists do. If you are thinking of a career in political lobbying, the first thing to do is step back and honestly assess yourself. It's true that anyone can lobby government leaders whether they are professionally employed or not. It is not true that anyone can be a professional lobbyist. Like any other profession, lobbying requires a certain skillset along with some innate abilities. Below are some of the character traits of successful lobbyists. Do you have what it takes? The Ability to Build Relationships A...
Do You Need To Move? We May Have The Answer!

Do You Need To Move? We May Have The Answer!

General
Are you currently at a time in your life when you do not quite know if you should go for something? Moving is frequently such a concern for people, who feel like moving might be beneficial, but aren't really certain. So they don't do anything about it. Below we will present you our top 5 arguments for why moving is fantastic for you! Do not forget that if you would like to move, H2H Movers are willing to help! You Are Not Near Your Office Anymore One of the top causes people relocate to a new location is because it’s closer to their workplace. Lowering transport fees pays off eventually. So you will be significantly better if you find a place closer to your job. However, if you have a family, this could be an issue. That’s because choosing a home for your family is more comp