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Incentivize Wellness! Carrots, metro tickets, & rebates oh my

Incentivize Wellness! Carrots, metro tickets, & rebates oh my

Insurance. It seems to be integrated into almost every aspect of modern life.  If you own it you can insure it….house, car, health, life, boat, computer, pet, travel. There is an invisible umbrella you can purchase to cover all these things incase of rain. Incentives. Lets face it, we all like a little external encouragement. I … Continue reading

R2Dpt2 ~ The future of robotics in physical therapy

R2Dpt2 ~ The future of robotics in physical therapy

This week was the 3rd Annual Rehabilitation Therapy Services Clinical Showcase at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Medical professionals and students from all fields of rehab gathered together to share the latest research from their settings. It was exciting to see such fantastic and revolutionary posters from my colleagues and to engage in discussions about the future … Continue reading

Right at Rothko ~ Why are hospitals mazes ?

Right at Rothko ~ Why are hospitals mazes ?

I have been at Lutheran for almost 12 weeks now and I still get lost. Now, I am not directionally challenged ~  hospitals can just be disorienting places. I navigate using landmarks like a Rothko print. Seriously, I think to myself: “Right at Rothko to get back to the gym” I have recently become aquatinted … Continue reading