5 11 2019
You’ve decided to join the allied health sector as a medical biller and coder – congratulations! But how do you find the medical billing and coding training to provide all the skills you’ll need in your new career? There are thousands of accredited medical billing and coding schools throughout the country. So whether you’re already […]
5 11 2019
Have you been thinking about studying to be a medical assistant (MA) or a licensed practical nurse (LPN)? While there is some overlap in terms of responsibilities, these medical careers demand totally different requirements. With countless paths to choose from, learning more about prospective salaries and career opportunities will help you find the perfect career […]
4 11 2019
There’s never been a better time to join the allied health sector as a pharmacy technician. With short, affordable training programs that get you into the workforce in less than a year, there are countless career options for trained pharmacy technicians. So how do pharmacy technician job prospects stack up throughout the United States? We’ve […]
2 11 2019
Considering a career change? Thinking about a position in medicine, administration, or even data entry? You may want to look at medical coding and billing in the health information technology sector! Need some convincing? We’ve got 16 reasons why this allied health career deserves serious consideration.
16 09 2019
If you’ve ever picked up a prescription at your neighborhood pharmacy, you’ve definitely spoken with a pharmacist, and more than likely a pharmacy technician. Both of these health professionals work together to ensure timely medication processing, customer assistance, and more. The biggest difference between these two professions, however, comes down to education. In this article, […]
13 09 2019
The first documented surgical procedures date back to Ancient Egypt around 3500 years ago. Legend has it that they were performed by knowledgeable priests to treat various maladies. These priests almost certainly required assistants to help with the procedures, which is probably the only thing that hasn’t changed since those ancient surgeries. Today, it […]
15 08 2019
Artificial intelligence (AI) is rapidly gaining momentum across many industries. In the health sector, its impact is set to fundamentally change medicine, from drug research and development to patient care. With technology becoming a part of everyday life – and the healthcare industry adopting more of the latest developments – AI has become a topic of […]
2 08 2019
Cardiac monitor techs use non-invasive cardiology techniques to assist physicians and nurses in interpreting and diagnosing heart-related conditions. From Holter monitoring to EKGs to stress tests, these allied health professionals can detect arrhythmias, irregular heartbeats, and even cardiac arrest while it’s happening.
30 07 2019
If you’re on the lookout for a fulfilling, in-demand career, you’ve probably encountered the term “allied health.” But what’s the difference between the medical and allied health sectors, and what do these jobs involve? Let’s take a look at where the term comes from, what it means in healthcare today, and most importantly, what it […]
28 07 2019
Ever wondered what’s going on inside a person’s head? Have you always wanted to help save lives? Are you a big fan of medical television shows? If you’ve answered “yes” to these three questions, congratulations! You might be MRI technologist material!