Medical Assisting careers you may not have considered

Medical Assisting Careers You May Not Have Considered

Medical assistants are important to the healthcare system, helping doctors, nurses and patients and ensuring that everything at a medical facility runs smoothly. They perform a variety of important tasks, including taking patients vital signs, updating medical records, assisting with diagnostic tests, drawing blood, and more. Once you receive training to become a medical assistant, […]

Top 4 benefits of becoming a medical assistant

Top 4 Benefits of Becoming a Medical Assistant

Medical assistants complete a broad range of administrative and medical tasks to ensure that healthcare facilities run smoothly. From taking patients’ vital signs and medical histories, to preparing blood samples and updating records, medical assistants are invaluable members of any medical team. If you’re interested in pursuing a career as a medical assistant in the […]

Is Coding and Billing for Electronic Medical Records field the right fit for me?

Is Coding and Billing for Electronic Medical Records the Right Field for me?

You may be wondering what exactly Coding and Billing for Electronic Medical Records is and how it’s part of the great essential healthcare machine. Perhaps you might also be thinking what does one actually do as a coding and billing for electronic medical records specialist? Or as the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) calls it […]

Home Health Aide – What’s in a Name?

There are some professions where it’s pretty clear from the job title, what that job is all about, except Home Health Aide, what’s in the name? Sure, we get Home Health Aides, – a person who helps someone in their homes. But these healthcare heroes offer so much more than that. For National Family Caregivers Month, we’re shining a light on the men […]

Nursing What can you do with it

Nursing – What can you do with it?

It’s safe to say if you ranked all the career paths out there based on that “I’m making a difference” feeling, careers in nursing – would probably make the top ten. After all, when your job is all about helping other people feel better and you’re in a field that pays well and is predicted […]

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Launch your Healthcare Career as a Medical Assistant

Health careers, in general, are on the rise. Things like an aging population of baby boomers, government healthcare, and advances in technology have all contributed to an explosion of growth in the healthcare industry. One career path that is predicted to grow even faster is that of the medical assistant. In fact, the Occupational Information […]

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Honesty & Ethics: Nurses are No. 1!

It’s safe to say that some professions inspire more respect and trust from the masses than others. But there’s one profession that is the hands-down winner in the contest for people’s trust. It is definitely not Congress. Members of Congress ranked at the bottom of this year’s Gallup poll on the most ethical and trustworthy […]

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Daytona College Associate of Science Degree in Nursing Program Receives ACEN Accreditation

Daytona College, a private college accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges, has successfully achieved initial accreditation with the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) for their Nursing, Associate of Science Degree Program. The Associate of Science Degree in Nursing program provides students with the professional and general education courses to […]

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4 Big Reasons to Go to a Small School

The idea that bigger is better is tough to argue if you’re talking about brownies and closet space. But when it comes to choosing the right college, bigger doesn’t always equal better in the long run. If you’re trying to decide on a school that’s right for you, we’ve got 4 big reasons to go […]

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Understanding the Importance of LPNs

With an aging population and an over-populated society in general, it’s safe to say the healthcare industry is not getting any smaller. Combine that with broader access to health insurance courtesy of government legislation, and it’s easy to see why qualified medical personnel are in high demand. And if you take a closer look within […]