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LPN-become-RN

You’re good at what you do, and you may be wondering about possible next steps in your career. If you’re a licensed practical nurse (LPN) or licensed vocational nurse (LVN), you may have wondered about the process to become a registered nurse (RN). Is this the next step for you? Converting from an LPN to… Read more »

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Finding a new job can be challenging. In addition to searching for leads, you have to do a variety of other tasks, including update your resume, draft cover letters and obtain references. All of this is in addition to going on with your normal life. That can make the process pretty hectic, and it can… Read more »

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instrument-market-growing

When an industry experiences growth, it may be difficult to determine the reason for it. Sometimes, however, the causes are relatively easy to find. That’s the case with the surgical instrument market, and there are several specific reasons for the growth. Education about Health Issues Is on the Rise Health literacy is very important. Being… Read more »

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allied-health-personnel-outpatient-facilities

In today’s world, it’s common for many procedures to be done on an outpatient basis. For other procedures, patients may have a choice when it comes to having the procedure done on an outpatient or inpatient basis. That’s led to some changes, including for allied health personnel. Specialize To begin with, allied health personnel who… Read more »

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nursing-levels-preventive-care

Nurses care for patients in a variety of ways. That care can take different forms; during any given shift, a nurse may perform various duties, including educating patients, treating injuries or illnesses, and helping them access additional treatment resources. A nurse’s preventive duties can be divided into three categories: primary, secondary, and tertiary care. Primary… Read more »

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standout-healthcare-candidate

Searching for a new job can be challenging. Employers may receive many applications for each posting, and it’s easy to get discouraged during your search. There are a few important things you can do to help you stand out over other candidates for healthcare jobs. Do a Skills Inventory What are your skills? What traits… Read more »

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healthcare-personnel-want-managers

Personnel needs may vary depending on individual preferences, the healthcare facility, or particular circumstances. However, there are several common things that healthcare personnel want from their managers. Listening It can be incredibly frustrating when it feels like no one is truly listening. This is true at work, just as it is in other aspects of… Read more »

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sterile-tech-examination-certification

Preparing for a test can be nerve-wracking. It can be more difficult when you’re not sure what to study, are unsure about how the test will work or don’t know the best way to prepare for that particular test. There’s good news if you are preparing to take a sterile tech certification test: there are… Read more »

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One – two – three – four – five – six. That’s how many seconds a hiring manager might spend looking at your resume when you apply for a job; that’s a short time to make a good impression. Will your resume go in the trash, or will it earn you further consideration? Put Relevant… Read more »

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latest-sterilization-techniques

Sterile processing technicians play an important role in any healthcare environment. That’s why it’s essential to provide them with the skills and tools they need to do their jobs; this includes providing them with appropriate sterilization equipment. Continuing education ensures that they are familiar with the latest techniques to sterilize new equipment. Reference the Product… Read more »