5 Outstanding Hospitals to Work at in NY [Infographic]

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

New York is home to many spectacular things - the Empire State Building, Central Park, amazing pizza, and best of all, an outstanding number of places to work in the healthcare field. Did you know that the healthcare field is supposed to grow 30% by 2020? Or that healthcare workers make up 12% of the New York workforce? New York’s healthcare field is thriving, and in case you’ve been wondering where you should work, we’ve gathered 5 of the most outstanding hospitals in New York. Check them... read more.

  • June 22, 2017
How to Become a Certified Nurse Assistant

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

It’s National Nursing Assistants Week, and if you are wondering how to become a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA), we have good news; it’s more accessible than you think.CNAs help other healthcare professionals and are a growing part of the healthcare workforce. They also spend a lot of their time working directly with patients to provide one-on-one care. Read on to learn how to become a Certified Nurse Assistant.Find an Accredited ProgramOnce you decide that a career as a CNA is your goal, the ne... read more.

  • June 20, 2017
Tips for Relocating to NYC

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

So you’re making the jump and moving to the Big Apple - congratulations! But before you get pack up and head to the big city, there are a few things you need to know. The following tips for relocating to NYC will prepare you for the nuances you most likely wouldn’t expect.Do Your Research About ApartmentsNew York City is big, and there are 5 different boroughs, each with tons of neighborhoods. It’s overwhelming, and some landlords or brokers may try to take advantage of your since you aren... read more.

  • June 08, 2017
Interesting Healthcare Career Stats in NYC

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

One of the most common reasons for entering the healthcare field is job security. We’ve compiled 3 interesting NYC healthcare career stats that explain why job security is so great in the healthcare industry.10% of Employed New Yorkers Work in HealthcareThat’s 894,190 people! Really, it’s even more people because this sector is experiencing growth, so the stats are pretty much outdated as soon as they are published. New York is ranked #9 in the country for the overall percentage of healthc... read more.

  • May 30, 2017
5 Famous Healthcare Professionals

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

You have to work really hard to be a great healthcare professional, but sometimes it takes a little bit of luck to become famous, too. They all took different paths to get there, but the following individuals are some of the most famous healthcare professionals out there.Dr. Aaron CarrollDr. Carroll is one of the most internet-famous doctors and provides great insights on his blog and in his youtube videos. He is also a professor of Pediatrics and Associate Dean for Research Mentoring at Indiana University... read more.

  • May 25, 2017
Tips for Starting a New Healthcare Job

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

You spent a lot of time preparing for this. You’ve landed a new healthcare job, and you can’t wait to get started - but first day jitters are bound to pop up. If you’re nervous about your first day (week, month, and year), we have 4 tips for you to start your new healthcare job on the right foot!Learn All You CanTake advantage of your training and orientation period. Many people try to show their competence by moving out of the training period as quickly as possible, but that’s a mis... read more.

  • May 17, 2017
Is It Too Late To Change Careers?

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

If you’ve made your way to this blog post, you’re asking yourself an important question. Is it too late to change careers? This is a crippling question, usually inspired by fear. Read on to learn the most common reasons people think it is too late to change careers - and why, in fact, it isn’t.I’m too old to learn something new and change careers.“You can’t teach an old dog new tricks,” but thankfully, you’re not a dog. It doesn’t matter how old you are;... read more.

  • May 11, 2017
The Ultimate Guide to Studying

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

Tests are hard, but studying for them can take the pressure off. Unfortunately, knowing how to study isn’t something that just comes naturally. Most people don’t know the best ways to study and then they wonder why they fail the test after an all night cram session. If you’re spending tons of time studying and still struggling with the test, you may be doing it wrong. Check out our ultimate guide to studying for tips and tricks on how to study more effectively.Take Good NotesThe key to goo... read more.

  • May 03, 2017
Tips for Balancing School and Life

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

Going to school is like a full time job, and if you already have a job and/or family responsibilities, you probably need a little help juggling it all. We’ve got some tips for balancing school and life that should help keep you from feeling overwhelmed.Take Care of YourselfThis may seem counterintuitive, but the most important thing you can do to keep up with your responsibilities is to take some time for yourself. Get enough sleep. Relax. Eat well. These things are imperative to keeping yourself heal... read more.

  • April 28, 2017
Most Popular Healthcare Careers [Infographic]

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

Investing in your career is always a great idea, especially when it’s a job as rewarding as one in healthcare. Whether you’re having a difficult time deciding on a career path, or you’re interested in learning more about healthcare career opportunities, Manhattan Institute can help. Read on to learn about the most popular healthcare careers in the US.A career in healthcare is one full of rewarding opportunities and provides you with meaningful work where you can truly make a difference in... read more.

  • April 19, 2017