Clinical Practice, CPD, Exploring the Role of Occupational Therapy, Practice Development, Professionalism, Uncategorized

26th July 2016 Medical Tourism and Occupational Therapy

This week @Sweet_Hiral will be hosting #Otalk

Medical Tourism is booming these days. People are willing to get medical services from best possible care facilities/organizations but lower prices. The definition suggests, “As the cost of healthcare began to rise in industrialized countries, particularly in the United States, the face of medical tourism began to change to include individuals seeking affordable and timely alternatives to surgery or treatment in their home countries” (Bennie, 2014) and such needs created the idea of the Medical Tourism. According to Kher (2006), “Medical services in India are particularly affordable, with prices as low as 10% of those in the United States” (as cited by Horowitz, Rosensweig, & Jones, 2007, p. 2).

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#OTalk 7 June 2016 – How to make the most out of your attendance at the 40th College of Occupational Therapists (COT) Annual Conference

How to make the most out of your attendance at the

40th College of Occupational Therapists (COT) Annual Conference

Harrogate 28 – 30 June

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Awareness of Conditions & Disability, occupational science, Occupational Therapy in Practice, OTalk, Uncategorized

#Otalk 12th April 2016 Exploring independence, what does it really mean to you as an Occupational Therapist?

Exploring independence, what does it really mean to you as an Occupational Therapist?

Date: 12/04/2016  Host: @OT_Rach

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