Top 3 Reasons to Complete Your CareerWaves2 Profile

CareerWaves2 is your one-stop-shop for Career & Technical Education Programs offered at the three community colleges in your region – BRCC, NTCC, and RPCC.

Signing up for emails and managing your profile preferences is quick and easy. If it is …

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Blockchain and Smart Devices are Creating Exciting Changes in Patient Care

Could a trip to the bathroom save your life?

Elimination is an inescapable reality for all forms of life. What if a quick pitstop in the bathroom could save lives?

Forward-thinking healthcare entrepreneurs are already pushing boundaries with inventions such …

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Begin your healthcare career with NTCC & Ochsner in 2023!

6-month program beginning February 2023
Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA), Phlebotomy (CPT), and EKG Technician certifications
Tuition assistance for qualified applicants
Must be willing to accept a Medical Assistant position at an Ochsner clinic
High school diploma or equivalent required

Attend …

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RPCC Adds Medical Coding to Expand Associates Degree

The Certificate of Applied Science in Medical Coding Specialist is designed for students who are interested in becoming a member of the Health Information Management (HIM) team in a healthcare facility. Medical coders review clinical documentation and assign universal alphanumeric …

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Physician Assistant vs. Nurse Practitioner: Explaining the Difference to Patients

You are an accountant, and you have no experience in medicine. You visit your primary care office for a routine checkup on a Wednesday afternoon to see how your blood pressure is coming along after starting a new medication.

“You …

By Jacob Bollinger, PA - Hospital Recruiting
Hospital Recruiting
Hospital Recruiting | Physician and Healthcare Job Board.
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What Are Adaptability Skills? Definition and Examples

Adaptability is among the top five soft skills employers value in 2022, yet most job seekers don’t think to highlight it on their resumes. So what does adaptability at work really mean, and how can you show employers you’ve got …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
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A Day in the Life as a Speech Language Pathologist

Sean is a Speech Language Pathologist with EBS Healthcare in State College, PA. He works his assigned cases in both the local high school as well as on location at their after-school jobs. Sean can treat any number of communication …

By Mary [uConnect]
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Is Health Care a Good Career Path?

The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the vital role that health care workers play and highlighted the industry’s ongoing labor shortage. In fact, the pandemic aggravated the labor crunch, as millions of workers — nearly one in five — left the health care …

By John Egan - Forage
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EMS and iPhones

Greg Friese, MS, NRP

How has the iPhone affected EMS?  Read here to find out.  7 ways the iPhone ruined EMS

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EMERGENCY MEDICAL RESPONDER (EMR)

Published on Global Emergency Medical Registry at https://www.gemr.org/

WHAT IS AN EMR?

Emergency Medical Responders (EMR) provide immediate lifesaving care to patients who access the emergency services system. EMRs have the knowledge and skills necessary to provide basic lifesaving interventions …

By Sarah Seavey
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A New Northshore Nursing Program Will Give High School Students a Head Start

Originally posted at Nola.com

Northshore Technical Community College has become the first college in the state of Louisiana to establish a nontraditional, dual-enrolled practical nursing cohort for high school students starting in the fall of 2022. The program will help …

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