Is It Worth It to Become a Registered Nurse?

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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 »

Three Benefits of Working with a Healthcare Recruiter

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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 »

Why Is the Surgical Instrument Market Growing? The Answer Is Quite Simple

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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 »

With More Procedures in Outpatient Facilities, How Does that Change the Job for Allied Health Personnel?

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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 »

Technology in Healthcare: What’s Changing in the Long Term

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Digital health is having impacts now, but it has the potential to have a far greater impact in the future. It’s becoming more common, and new uses are discovered every day. The possibilities are endless, but there are several factors that give us an indication of what’s on the horizon. Devices and beyond Smartphones are… Read more »

Why Is the Surgical Instrument Industry Expanding?

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Every industry can experience ebb and flow: there may be times of growth, and there may be times when the industry goes through a bit of a slump. For the surgical industry right now, this is a time of growth. There are three factors contributing to that. Minimally-Invasive Surgeries Even the name conveys how much… Read more »

Is There a Difference Between EMR and EHR?

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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 »

How Is Augmented Reality Going to Change the Surgical Procedure?

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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 »

2018 Is Halfway Over – How Can You Reset and Meet Your Goals?

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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 »

Facebook – Why It’s the Next Place to Find Your Surgical Tech Job

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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 »