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May
17

A Day in the Life of a Medical Assistant

Thinking of training to be a medical assistant at ACHT but not sure what you’re up against? We’ve done the work for you: read on to learn, step by step, what it’s like to be a medical assistant. You’re a medical assistant working for a specialist, let’s say an optometrist. That makes you an optometric […]

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Sep
15

Healthcare Careers that are Booming – Don’t Miss the Opportunity

If you’re considering a move to the healthcare career industry, then now is definitely the time to make the switch. Healthcare careers are expected to have high projected growth over the next 10 years. Despite the fact that the economy has slowed down, the health care industry is booming because people’s need for health care […]

By admin | Healthcare Careers
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Jul
02

Health Careers are in High Demand – Bachelor’s Degree Not Required

Don’t let a Bachelor’s Degree stand in your way to get into the booming field of healthcare. According to a recent Yahoo! article entitled High-Growth Health Careers, No Bachelor’s Required, you could get started in a rewarding health career in as little as 2-years (about half the time it would take to get a Bachelor’s […]

By admin | Healthcare Careers
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Apr
11

Top Reasons to Work as a Massage Therapist

A career as a massage therapist can be very rewarding, both financially and psychologically. Practitioners of the art experience many benefits that they might not otherwise have if they were to choose a different path within the healthcare industry. First, there is the obvious satisfaction that comes with helping people. Many tout the amazing benefits […]

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Mar
27

Is Becoming a Medical Assistant the Right Career For You?

First, we need to understand a little of what medical assistants do – they perform administrative tasks to keep the offices of physicians, podiatrists, chiropractors and other health practitioners running smoothly. The duties vary from office to office depending on the location and size of the practice, as well as the practitioner’s particular speciality. In […]

By admin | Medical Assistant
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Mar
20

Qualifications to Become a Medical Assistant

These days, medical assistants are in high demand. So, it is very much essential to know about the qualifications that one needs to have in order to become a medical assistant. Let us take a look at the various possible streams that a person can choose, or the various courses that a person can choose […]

By admin | Medical Assistant
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Mar
18

How to Become a Medical Assistant

At the preliminary stage it is crucial to understand the designation “Medical Assistant”.  He/she is a degree certified individual capable of assisting doctors and nurses, physicians in their routine medical procedures. It is basically co-ordination of simple tasks assigned by the head and the chores require efficiency. Mostly you will find medical assistants working in […]

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Mar
12

Job Outlook for Massage Therapists

One is hard-pressed to find a career within the medical field that does not have a bright and promising future with good employment prospects as well as high earnings potential. This is no exception for a career as a massage therapist. In fact, the growth in that particular industry is higher than in many others […]

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Feb
29

Salaries for Massage Therapists

Massage therapists not only have flexible hours and rewarding careers helping clients feel better, but, they can also make a good living. By reading on you can get an insight into how much you can earn as a massage therapist, some of the tools you will need to start a massage business and how long […]

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Feb
24

Should You Become a Massage Therapist?

Before you can answer the question, you need to know a little, at least, about the different types of massages therapy treatments. For the purposes of this article, we’ll cover:  trigger point therapy, swedish massage, deep tissue, and sport and reflexology techniques. A trigger point is a tight area within muscle tissue that causes pain […]

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