What Are the Key Skills of a CT Technologist?



A computed tomography (CT) technologist has an important job: conducting CT scans. However, there’s more to this job than just operating a piece of equipment. What skills are necessary for a CT tech to excel in the role? Technical skills CT scans can be very helpful in making a diagnosis. This type of test provides… Read more »

Your Surgical Tech Job Search Is Frustrating – These Tips Will Help



Searching for a job can be full of challenges, and it can get very frustrating. It’s important for people who are in the middle of a job search to take care of themselves, focus on life beyond the job search, and figure out ways to deal with the stress. What excites you? What do you… Read more »

How Are Robots Being Used in the Operating Room?



Technological advances are making a difference in people’s lives in many ways on any given day. That applies to healthcare, too. These advances have come to the operating room, too; robotic surgery is an excellent example of this. Why are robots used in the operating room? Surgery can make positive differences for patients, and it… Read more »

Is Lying Ever Acceptable from Healthcare Personnel?



Any given day can be filled with a combination of truths, half-truths, little white lies, outright lies, and many things in between. How about during a doctor visit or a trip to the hospital? Is lying ever acceptable from healthcare personnel? Honesty is key Open and honest dialogue is critical to effective care, and it’s… Read more »

Is a Sterile Processing Technician a Good Job?



The healthcare field offers a wide variety of career options, including sterile processing technician. There are several factors that make this a great job; they also make it a very popular option for many people. Are you considering a career as a sterile processing technician? If so, the following highlights may help you decide if… Read more »

The Top Skills Healthcare Employers Want from Medical Assistants



What skills do employers look for when hiring medical assistants? What qualities help medical assistants excel in their jobs? Although each employer prioritizes specific skills and qualities, there are a few general skills and attributes that are at the top of the list. People Skills Throughout any given shift, medical assistants interact with people. They… Read more »

Five Inspirational Quotes for 2018 to Help Your Allied Health Career



Happy New Year! A new year can feel like a new beginning at home, at work, and in all aspects of life. Here are five inspirational quotes to help you get 2018 off to a great start. You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. —C.S. Lewis What… Read more »

Our Most Helpful Job Search Tips from 2017 for Allied Health Professionals



As we prepare to bid farewell to 2017 and celebrate 2018, we looked back on our tips from the last year. Here are a few of our most helpful tips. Latest salary trends for sterile techs in California Considering a career in healthcare? If you enjoy helping people, working behind the scenes, and staying very… Read more »

Why Should You Consider a Medical Assistant Career in 2018?



  Some people in healthcare want a job that includes mostly behind-the-scenes, office-based functions. Others want a job that involves working with patients. People who want to spend their workdays doing all of these functions may be drawn to a career as a medical assistant. Benefits of Career In a healthcare environment, everyone works to… Read more »

Ways to Show Thanks and Be Grateful



How was work today? Whether you enjoy every minute of your job or find yourself counting the minutes until the end of the day, you can find ways to make your job – and your workdays – better and more enjoyable. Gratitude can be part of that. Focus on the positive When workdays are tough,… Read more »