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ARE MEDICAL ASSISTANTS IN HIGH DEMAND?
June 7th, 2017

If you are considering entering the medical field but are unwilling or unable to spend four or more years on education, you should definitely consider becoming a medical assistant. Not only is the demand for this career expected to rise exponentially as the Baby Boomer generation continues to age, but it is also a highly-adaptable certification that can pave the … Read More


Increasing Demand for Pharmacy Technicians
June 1st, 2017

Demand for pharmacy jobs has been high for more than two decades, and it is only expected to continue this growth. Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians dispense medications to patients after being prescribed by physicians, and they provide patients with ongoing support while their medications are being taken. As would be expected, most pharmacy jobs are in pharmacies and drug stores. … Read More


CAREGIVER VS. HOME HEALTH AIDE
April 3rd, 2017

When deciding between bringing an in home caregiver or a home health aide into your home to help care for your loved one, you need to determine the type of caregiver that is the best fit for your family’s needs.

CAREGIVER has been trained to help with the everyday activities of daily living. Their focus will be on providing services … Read More


Are you qualified to be an In Home Support Service Provider or Caregiver?
March 30th, 2017

In Home Support Service Provider or Caregiver determine home care service needs for older adults and individuals with disabilities who choose to remain safely in their homes. Professional caregivers assist with the non-medical tasks that a person cannot safely or comfortably do alone.

What Services Are Provided by In Home Support Service Provider or Caregiver?

  1. Prepare a Care Plan

Preparing … Read More


Are you ready to take your next step? Be a Certified Nursing Assistant!
March 27th, 2017

You’ve decided you want to become a Certified Nursing Assistant. You’re excited and want more information about this career. Some questions you might have deserve answers, and here we will try to do that.

What is a CNA?

As the title suggests, a certified nursing assistant, or CNA, serves as an assistant to registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and other … Read More


Tips for New Grads Hoping to Score a Job
February 25th, 2017

Graduating is a huge milestone. After the years of working to make it to this point, many graduates assume they will, in turn, be rewarded with a great job. Finding a job is a difficult task, especially for recent graduates with little experience and in a competitive job market where older employees are working longer and leaving fewer job openings.… Read More


LEARN MORE ABOUT MEDICAL ASSISTING!
February 15th, 2017

So you want to become a medical assistant, but you aren’t sure where to start? Medical assistants have the responsibility of performing many tasks at once – they take patients’ vital signs, complete medical histories, and perform routine administrative tasks, among many other things. If you are looking for a career that requires multi-tasking, offers great chances for advancement, and … Read More


Ready for a Refresh? Take a Nursing Refresher Course!
February 10th, 2017

Are you ready to return to nursing after some time away, but feel you need to brush up on your skills before treating patients again? Many registered nurses (RNs) and licensed practical nurses (LPNs) are finding the education and support they need to reenter nursing by enrolling in a refresher program.

Nursing refresher course is designed to enable students to … Read More


LEARN MORE ABOUT MEDICAL ASSISTING!
January 30th, 2017

So you want to become a medical assistant, but you aren’t sure where to start? Medical assistants have the responsibility of performing many tasks at once – they take patients’ vital signs, complete medical histories, and perform routine administrative tasks, among many other things. If you are looking for a career that requires multi-tasking, offers great chances for advancement, and … Read More


WHAT IS LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSING?
July 11th, 2016

Happy Smiling Boy Talking To Male Nurse In Emergency Room[/caption]Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs) provide basic nursing care. They work under the direction of registered nurses and doctors.

Licensed Vocational Nurse duties vary, depending on their work setting. For example, they may teach family members how to care for a relative; help to deliver, care for, and feed infants; collect samples … Read More


WHAT ARE THE MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES OF MEDICAL ASSISTANTS?
July 6th, 2016

WHAT ARE THE MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES OF MEDICAL ASSISTANTS_

Medical assistants (MAs) play a valuable role in the day-to-day operations of hospitals, physician’s offices, and healthcare facilities throughout the United States. Medical assistants possess a diverse set of specialized skills, allowing them to treat patients with various ailments, injuries, and chronic conditions. In addition, they must respond to medical emergencies, assist patients and their families with sensitive matters (such … Read More


BE PREPARED FOR NCLEX!
June 4th, 2016

BE PREPARED FOR NCLEX!

An important step on the road to becoming a certified registered nurse is passing the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). Simply graduating with a BSN or associate’s degree in nursing is not enough to begin working.

The NCLEX examination signifies the end of nursing school and the beginning of a nursing career, and must be passed in … Read More


STAND OUT AT YOUR INTERNSHIP!
April 20th, 2016

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So now that you’re in, you’ve not only got to stay there, you’ve got to excel. It’s not enough to be good enough, you have to stand out.

First day, make sure to introduce yourself to as many people as possible. Dress sharp, look them in the eye and learn names. If someone’s having trouble with your name, … Read More


WHAT SHOULD A HEALTHCARE PROVIDER BE?
April 15th, 2016

WHAT SHOULD A HEALTHCARE PROVIDER BE

If you’re a newcomer to healthcare or are considering entering it, you may think your job history and experiences outside the field are irrelevant. You’re wrong. Many of your strengths and skills — whether they include customer-service expertise or the ability to multitask under pressure — are probably more relevant and transferable to healthcare than you realize.

Here are the … Read More


HOW INTERNSHIPS CAN HELP WITH CAREER PLANNING
April 10th, 2016

HOW INTERNSHIPS CAN HELP WITH CAREER PLANNING

Need help with career planning? Whether you’re still exploring career options or seeking work experience to bolster your resume, internships can prove invaluable as you develop your career.

You no longer have to simply be more qualified than the person next to you, you have to be more qualified than countless others all around the world. Going to a college … Read More