Travel physical therapy jobs leader, Aureus Medical, offers packing tips

Omaha, NE, (August 10, 2012) -- Preparing for an upcoming travel physical therapy assignment is always exciting.  Aureus Medical Group (web:, a nationwide leader in healthcare staffing, including travel physical therapy, offers packing tips for travel physical therapists.

You have tons of questions and a few concerns related to traveling to a new place. For instance, you’ve likely heard all about the facility and your housing unit from your travel physical therapy agency, but you’re probably wondering about all of the things even the best recruiter can’t answer. What kinds of fun activities will I get to do while in a new location? Will I get homesick?

However, a few packing tips and tricks you can utilize while preparing for your travel physical therapy assignment can help answer some of these questions.

The key is to pack your belongings with these questions and concerns in mind. If you’re wondering what activities you’ll be doing while you’re in this new city, be sure to pack a variety of wardrobe options to wear outside of the work day. Pack some dress clothes, business casual ensembles, athletic shorts and running shoes as well. This way, you’ll be ready to for any situation you might come across during your assignment.

You can also pack so you can reduce the risk of getting homesick and feel more comfortable in your home away from home. Do this by considering the items that help you feel at ease, such as the blanket from your bedroom or the picture of your family from your nightstand. These are the little things that can make a big difference when you’re living in an unfamiliar place.

Read the entire article for more packing tips for your upcoming travel physical therapy assignment!


Aureus Medical Group is a national leader in healthcare staffing specializing in the successful placement of Nursing, Advanced Practice, Cardiopulmonary, Diagnostic Imaging, Medical Laboratory, Neurodiagnostics, Radiation Oncology, and Rehabilitation Therapy professionals, as well as Physicians, in hospitals and medical facilities nationwide.  With more than 25 years of experience, Aureus Medical offers a full range of staffing options, including national contract (travel), local contract, and direct hire.  Aureus Medical is the largest division of Omaha-based C&A Industries, a leading provider of human capital management solutions for more than 40 years.