A Day in the Life Series

Oct
28

5 Benefits of Becoming a Pharmacy Technician

If you are looking for a career path and are considering becoming a pharmacy technician you have made a GREAT choice! While looking in to the field you will quickly discover there are several benefits to this career path. Here are a few: 1. Pharmacy Technician jobs are growing fast Pharmacy Tech jobs are expected […]

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Oct
21

A Day in the Life of a Dental Assistant

The varied responsibilities and differences in day-to-day activities make the choice of dental assistant a challenging and exciting career path. Dental assisting offers excellent career opportunities for nontraditional students including those who are in their mid-twenties or older and those seeking a career change. Daily Activities A dental assistant will often work under the direct […]

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Jun
03

A Day in the Life of a Physical Therapy Aide

Physical therapy aide is one of the most hands-on career paths that ACHT can train you for. You’ll usually be directly involved with patients, helping them with their exercises, setting up their treatment spaces, and doing other important jobs around a physical therapists’ office. In this post, we envision what a day in the life […]

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May
31

A Day in the Life of a Medical Administrative Assistant

Of all the programs we offer at ACHT, our Medical Administrative Assistant program probably prepares you for the most variable set of working conditions and job descriptions. In this blog post, we’ll do our best to give you a picture of what it’s like to work as a medical administrative assistant. Medical administrative assistants are […]

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May
24

A Day in the Life: Medical Billing and Coding

What’s it like to be a medical billing and coding specialist? In this blog post, we’ll touch on a few of the day-to-day tasks you might have in this field depending on the environment you choose to work in. Read this blog to find out if medical billing and coding is right for you. Medical […]

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May
20

A Day in the Life of a Surgical Technologist

“Surgical Technologist” is a long title. What do they really do? You might be thinking of taking a Surgical Technology training program at ACHT; before you do, do a little homework. Read this blog post to find out what it’s like to be a professional surgical technologist. Surgical Technologists can actually play one of three […]

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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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