1. Where Can a Patient Care Technician Work?

    If you are thinking about becoming a patient care technician (PCT) and are looking for local PCT programs, or you are getting close to completing your training, then you may be wondering where you can work once you are out of school. One of the best parts about becoming a PCT is the many options you…Read More

  2. Five Qualities of Great Patient Care Techs

    If you have had some type of extensive medical care yourself, then you know that not all patient care technicians (PCTs) are created equally. Some treat their role as an obligation that they can’t wait to be done with, while others seem to thoroughly enjoy what they do. Of course, the way in which…Read More

  3. Six Questions to Consider Before Becoming a Home Health Aide

    Being a home health aide is one of the most fulfilling career paths in the medical field. As we reviewed in a previous post, you not only get the opportunity to help patients with activities of daily living, such as cooking, bathing, and dressing, but you also get to help them with other tasks, such…Read More

  4. What to Know About the HHA Shortage

    You may have heard that our nation is experiencing a shortage of healthcare workers in recent years, and even Florida is feeling the impact of this unfortunate situation. Across the state, patients have to wait to get the personalized care they need because home healthcare agencies can’t seem to k…Read More

  5. CNA Classes to Fill a Growing Demand

    If you have watched the news or been on social media lately, then you have likely noticed a hot topic of conversation in the healthcare industry. The need for Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) is growing in the state of Florida. This unfortunate situation is leaving many patients without the care …Read More

  6. Essential Ending Care Steps for Home Health Aides

    Because of the amount of time they spend with patients and the level of care they provide, Home Health Aides (HHAs) have long been considered to be the eyes and ears of the patient’s healthcare team. In the course of caring for their patients, there are several beginning and end care tasks that ne…Read More

  7. Considering Becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant?

    If you’re thinking about pursuing a career in the healthcare industry, you’ll soon discover the benefits of job security and opportunities for advancement. In particular, the role of a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) can be incredibly rewarding, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates tha…Read More

  8. On-Site Testing for Medical Training Certifications

    Whether you’re involved in a home health aide training program or a phlebotomy test preparation course, one thing is sure: taking your final certification exam is a big event. When your test day arrives, you want to do everything you can to ensure your success, and that might include choosing a me…Read More

  9. Signs of a Quality Medical Training Program

    Now that you have decided that you want to pursue a career in the exciting field of healthcare, your next step is to find a medical training program that can help you get the certification and hands-on experience you need to get started. A quick search online will likely return many results, and you…Read More

  10. Where Can a Phlebotomy Tech Work?

    One of the most important questions that fresh medical training graduates have is where they can obtain gainful employment with their new set of skills. In particular, phlebotomy training grads may not be aware of the various types of medical providers and facilities that are in need of a phlebotomi…Read More