Entries by Rachel Hickey

Inclusion, Diversity, and Belonging

In September 2021, Tx:Team launched a formal Inclusion, Diversity, and Belonging (IDB) Initiative. This initiative came out of a question we asked our leadership team: how do our associates and patients experience Tx:Team?

Our mission is to provide everyone with …

Posture vs Movement

Quite a few studies have tried to link posture to chronic pain and tightness, but none have been successful. That’s because our bodies are adaptable and it is hard to be in a harmful position when just sitting at a …

Take a Breath

Do you have consistent pain and tightness in your upper neck muscles, and no amount of stretches or movements seem to help? You might just need to take a breath.

Stress can be a primary driver and exacerbator of pain …

Ergonomics Assessment in the Workplace

Poor posture and ineffective workplace ergonomics are the leading causes of back pain and muscle stiffness. Ergonomics can improve the health and well-being of employees while also promoting productivity and efficiency.

There’s a certain way we should be sitting at …

April is Occupational Therapy Month

Written by Carroll Nelligan, Tx:Team President and Chief Operating Officer

“You know that occupational therapy is more than a profession—it’s a passion, and it’s about people.”  AOTA

It’s April, an entire month dedicated to promote and create more awareness around …

Pre-Work Screening Program

There are over 2.9 million non-fatal work injuries per year. Of those injuries, about 30% of them end up being musculoskeletal cases including sprains, strains, and tears that end up costing an average of $30k per case.

Workplace musculoskeletal injuries …