Medical and Health Care-Related Settings

As more and more consumers begin to understand the benefits of massage, opportunities for massage therapists to work within the health care community continue to rise. 

AMTA Career Success Series: "Working in a Health Care Environment"

Get  an insider’s look at what massage therapists can expect in a health care setting in this 16-page guide. AMTA understands the importance of having a competitive edge in today’s job market. "Working in a Health Care Environment" gives tips on interviewing, average benefits and wages, areas for advancement, and more.

Download the Career Guide pdf

Massage Therapy Journal articles

Inpatient Hospital-based Massage Therapy
Research: Massage Therapy Complements In-Patient Care
Communicating + Collaborating with Health Care Professionals

Research: Talking With Physicians
Massage and the Medically Fragile Client

Massage + Fibromyalgia: The Right Touch

AMTA's Online Continuing Education Courses

An Evidence-Based Guide to Treatment of Fibromyalgia for Massage Therapists
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Proactive, Non-surgical Approach
Massage for Active Seniors
Cancer & Massage Therapy: Essential Contraindications

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in helping me get to the place I am today."

Lee S., AMTA member since 1995