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  • My Final Placement

    What a crazy week!  I started my final fieldwork placement in an acute care setting at a major hospital.  Talk about culture shock.  It is a whole different world there and I am scrambling to learn what I need to survive the next 7 weeks.  Everyone keeps telling me that I will see a lot there.  I have no doubt about ...
    Posted to Putting it into Practice: OT Student Blog (Weblog) on October 26, 2012
  • Do You Get the Flu Shot?

         The subject of the influenza vaccination has come up a few times this term amongst my class mates and it is a debate: do the benefits of the flu shot outweigh the potential side effects?  We are of course not only talking about the sore arm you may get after to flu shot, but the types of side effects listed as ...
    Posted to Putting it into Practice: OT Student Blog (Weblog) on November 11, 2011