Tag: Diverse Careers in Health

Accessible Housing: A Core Concern of Occupational Therapists

25 February , 2021

This article was written by Dr Kate D’Cruz and originally appeared on OTA’s website. Over 9,000 people have now signed the petition to change the National Building Code to make housing accessible for all Australians. The Australian Building Code Board (ABCB) is considering the inclusion of minimum accessibility standards for housing in the 

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Resources for Allied Health Therapists

22 February , 2021

Are you an Allied Health Therapist looking for tips with the application and interview process? MediRecruit Director, Clare Jones, has developed a few short videos (available on YouTube) to help support therapists when seeking out new roles. These resources are also available via a podcast called MediRecruit Matters! 🎧  These 

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A day in the life of a Community Physio…

18 January , 2021

Ever wondered what a Community Physiotherapist role involves? Have you been looking to make the transition to a community role but wasn't fully sure what the job would involve? Check out our MediRecruit ‘A Day In The Life of a Physiotherapist’ where Jocelyn MacRae gives us an insight into her 

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COVID-19 – What are the Border rules within Australia?

8 January , 2021

With varying rules in all our States and Territories, here is a quick reference list for our Allied Health Professionals who are looking to fill locum, contract or permanent roles over the border. Note, this is an ever-changing landscape. For most current rules and restrictions, visit the quick links at 

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Give your patients next-level care – help give them their confidence back

29 September , 2020

Christina Stephens “So much of the stuff that people with disabilities are provided or offered is quite bland, there is no sense of style. It is like you’re walking around carrying a hospital with you,” says Michelle Roger, Christina Stephens Unique Women Unique Stories September feature. This is exactly why 

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2020 ARPA VIC Excellence in Workplace Rehabilitation Awards

23 September , 2020

Finalists Announced! The 2020 ARPA VIC Excellence in Workplace Rehabilitation Awards will be a virtual event held on Friday 9 October 2020! And this year, MediRecruit will again be a sponsor and MediRecruit Director, Danielle Weedon, on the judging panel! We will also be virtually presenting the Outstanding Consultant Award 

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2020 Private Practice Online Conference

30 June , 2020

Accelerating Business Prosperity - Friday 24 July - PLUS 30-days access to recordings and resources! 2020 has thrown Allied Health business unbelievable challenges requiring long hours, critical thinking and tough decisions. From the depths of continuity plans, allied health businesses are now recovering and cautiously focusing on a prosperous 2021 financial 

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COVID-19 – Links and Resources

27 March , 2020

COVID-19 is something the world cannot escape at the moment and there's a lot of information out there for individuals and Healthcare providers to decipher. MediRecruit has put together a page dedicated to information to help during this time. We are sending all our heartfelt thanks to all the essential 

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2020 SPA Events & News

6 January , 2020

Speech Pathology Australia Risk Assessment Tool (COVID-19) SPA has released its new “Risk Assessment Tool (COVID-19)“, designed to assist speech pathologists to assess the number and type of risk factors for transmission of COVID-19 that may be present in any “in-person” clinical scenario. The tool takes approximately 10 minutes to 

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A Q&A on Locum Life in the UK

10 December , 2019

Thinking about what it would be like to work in the UK as an Allied Health Professional? Here is a first hand account from Locum Occupational Therapist Sage McPherson... answering questions from how to open a bank account to all the exciting travel she is planning to do! How long 

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