Posts tagged with 'holidays'
Happy Thanksgiving From Green Key ResourcesRead the rest of this entry »
From all of us at Green Key Resources, we wish you a Happy Thanksgiving!
Thank You for Your ServiceRead the rest of this entry »
Today we honor America’s living military veterans.
It’s a holiday first observed a century ago to mark the end of the First World War, which concluded at the “eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month” in 1918.
First known as Armistice Day, in 1954 the name was changed to Veterans Day to recognize all military veterans, those who served in time of peace as well as war. …
Recognizing the Work of Radiologic TechnologistsRead the rest of this entry »
125 years ago this week, William Roentgen made one of the most momentous discoveries in both physics and medicine.
On November 8, 1895, Roentgen discovered x-rays and took the world’s first x-ray pictures, one of which was of his wife’s hand showing the bones and her wedding ring.
This week, National Radiologic Technology Week, we celebrate that discovery and the work of today’s radiology technologists.
R.Ts., sometimes called rad techs, …
In Recognition of Perioperative NursesRead the rest of this entry »
You may never have heard of a perioperative nurse, but if you’ve had surgery, that’s who cared for you before, during and after the procedure.
These healthcare professionals are warriors and advocates for patients and their families, declares the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses, reason enough to join with them this week in celebrating Perioperative Nurses Week.
In medical dramas, the nurses you see in the operating rooms selecting and …
In Honor of Home Care and Hospice WorkersRead the rest of this entry »
Every day, all across the country millions of home care aides, therapists, nurses and social workers make life better for people with chronic illnesses, the disabled and healthy, but frail elderly by assisting them with daily living activities.
Home health aides care for patients who are still living at home, helping to lift the burden from family caregivers. Nurses and therapists make regular visits to their housebound patients to check …
Thank You Respiratory Therapists for the Vital Work You DoRead the rest of this entry »
Since first being proclaimed in 1982, National Respiratory Care Week has been celebrated in hospitals and clinics by respiratory therapists, their healthcare colleagues and patients.
This year is different. COVID-19 has made us all acutely aware of the important work respiratory therapists do. In the early months of the outbreak, therapists traveled to the places that were the hardest hit to help overworked staff. They managed patients on ventilators and …
Welcome to National Physical Therapy MonthRead the rest of this entry »
Whoever first said the cure is worse than the illness must have been treated by a physical therapist.
The bending and stretching and twisting and turning and all the other manipulations and exercises they put you through might make you wonder if your physical therapist wasn’t a medieval torturer in a past life. But just when you’re thinking of giving up, you discover you can move your shoulder more naturally; …
To Tech Pros Everywhere: We Are Grateful!Read the rest of this entry »
You’re reading this because all over the world IT professionals are at work keeping the internet’s vast array of routers, servers, switches and other equipment functioning.
Unless you work for a telecom or one of the organizations that plays a role in keeping the internet operating, chances are you’ll never meet these network engineers and system administrators.
But you know the guy or gal who fixes your computer problems when …
It’s National Payroll Week!Read the rest of this entry »
You know that this is National Payroll Week, right?
No? But you knew that Monday was Labor Day, a paid company holiday, didn’t you?
What if the payroll professional who handles the time cards, tracks vacation days, sick days, paid holidays, makes sure your deductions are right and processes all the paychecks “forgot” Monday was a paid holiday?
Not that any payroll professional would, but you get the point.
In Honor of Our Essential Workers, Happy Labor DayRead the rest of this entry »
This Labor Day we at Green Key Resources say "Thank You" to all the nation's essential workers.
Thank you to the postal carriers and drivers who brought us the mail and delivered our packages.
Thank you healthcare professionals who braved the coronavirus to care for the sick and provide comfort to their families.
Thank you farmers and farm workers, grocery clerks, cashiers, butchers and the many other food workers and …