Posted

electronic-medical-record-electronic-health-record-EMR-EHR

EMR is an acronym for Electronic Medical Record, and EHR is an acronym for Electronic Health Record. If they’re both electronic health records, why do they have a different word in the middle? Is there a difference between an EMR and an EHR? There is a difference, and we’ll explain it here. What is an… Read more »

Posted

augmented-reality-surgical-procedure

Technology has made many changes in healthcare, especially over the past several decades. From electronic medical records to improved methods for sterilizing instruments, and from breakthroughs in imaging to improvements in devices to monitor patients, technology has improved healthcare. Increase Safety Surgery can save lives and help people overcome illness or injury, but it can… Read more »

Posted

reset-meet-2018-goals

What are your goals for 2018? If you’re having trouble reaching them, we can help. Here are a few tips to help you reset so you can meet your goals. Focus on smaller goals to reach big goals When you put together a bookshelf, it’s impossible to jump from a pile of materials to the… Read more »

Posted

surgical-tech-jobs-facebook

What do you do on Facebook? Share pictures with family and catch up with friends? Get information about events, post a status update, and keep up with organizations you support? Now you can add looking for a job to that list. Facebook Jobs Although Facebook is fairly new to helping job seekers and job posters… Read more »

Posted

medical-assistant-salary

When you are considering a new career, it can be very helpful to get an overview of the role, including the salary expectations and job duties. The position of medical assistant is a great example. What’s involved in the position, and what are the salary expectations? What do medical assistants do? In healthcare, most positions… Read more »

Posted

It can happen to anyone. The alarm doesn’t go off, there’s a traffic jam, or the elevator gets stuck – or all of the above, and you’re late for the interview for the healthcare job you really want. Don’t give up hope; you can save your chance of getting the job. Don’t just stop communication:… Read more »

Posted

Surgical techs work on a variety of surgical procedures, and they may work with many different surgeons. The surgeons may specialize in a particular area or have a more generalized focus. Here are a few different types of surgeons a surgical tech may work with. General surgeons As the term implies, general surgeons have broad… Read more »

Posted

cover-letter-bragging-bad-idea

Do you brag during a job interview? It’s not a great strategy; it’s one thing to highlight accomplishments, but it’s another thing to brag. The same is true with your cover letter, it’s a good idea to focus on how you can help the company succeed and explain how you’d be a good fit. It’s… Read more »

Posted

CT-technologist-skills

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 »

Posted

surgical-tech-job-search-frustrating

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 »