How to Find a Job as a Certified Nursing Assistant in NYC

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA

Embarking on a new job search is intimidating, but that doesn’t mean you can’t do it. NYC is full of opportunities for qualified CNAs; you just have to know how to qualify, where to find them, and how to stand out from the competition. Follow these steps, and you’ll have your first  job as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in no time.How to Qualify for CNA jobs in NYCIn order to qualify for a CNA job, you need to have your CNA license. The licensing process requires you to complete... read more.

  • May 27, 2016
What Do I Learn in a Pharmacy Technician Course?

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Pharmacy Technician

Being a pharmacy technician carries a lot of responsibility. Your actions have a direct impact on people’s health, and mistakes can literally be a matter of life or death. Thankfully, a good pharmacy technician course will teach you everything you need to know in order to be successful in your new career.You may be wondering, “what do I learn in a pharmacy technician course anyway?” In general, your course will prepare you in four main arenas: math, science, customer service, and technical... read more.

  • May 20, 2016
How to Find a Job as a Personal Trainer in NYC

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Personal Trainer

Finding a job as a personal trainer can be intimidating, but there are plenty of opportunities in NYC. If you are wondering how to find a job as a personal trainer in NYC, you have come to the right place. These three tips will have you making a difference in clients’ lives in no time.Start Small and Work Your Way OutIf you want to be a personal trainer, you probably already have connections. Think of the many people you know who attend or work at gyms. Start at the gym or gyms where you personally wo... read more.

  • May 11, 2016
What Does a Medical Assistant Do?

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

Did you know that hospitals, clinics, and private practices are hiring more medical assistants each year? This career field is growing fast, particularly because the skills set is broad, allowing medical assistants to fill in any gaps in the healthcare workflow. But just what does a medical assistant do anyway?Medical assistants are trained in administrative, patient-care, and diagnostic responsibilities. Their job descriptions vary greatly between workplaces, so all medical assistants don't do all of the t... read more.

  • May 09, 2016
How to Write a Great Healthcare Resume

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

When it comes to landing your dream job in healthcare, your first step is actually getting an interview. Your healthcare resume will make or break your chances. Resumes are one of the most important documents that you can write, and the pressure can be overwhelming. Many people freeze up when they are writing a resume, but there's no reason to stress out. Curious how to write a great healthcare resume? Follow these tips and land your interview - and your dream job.Write a Professional Healthcare ResumeYour... read more.

  • May 04, 2016
Why Getting Certified in Personal Fitness is the Best Career Move

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Personal Trainer

Are the people in your life constantly coming to you for advice about their nutrition and exercise? If so, you may have considered becoming a personal trainer. There are a lot of ways to get involved with personal training, but if you are serious about your career, you should consider getting certified in personal fitness.Read on to learn why getting certified in personal fitness is the best career move.Increase KnowledgeAs you work through a personal fitness certification program, you will learn about the... read more.

  • April 28, 2016
Job Qualities NY Employers Are Looking for in a Patient Care Technician

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Patient Care Technician

Becoming a patient care technician is a great career move, but getting job requires more than certification. Employers want to choose the right candidate for the job. If you are looking to become a patient care technician in NY, you need to have the qualities they are looking for.Read on to learn what job qualities NY employers are looking for in a patient care technician.CompassionThis is one of the most important qualities in the healthcare industry, but particularly with patient care technicians. As a pa... read more.

  • April 22, 2016
3 Qualities Every Dialysis Technician Has to Have

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Dialysis Technician

Dialysis technicians have a unique job. They help extend their patients’ lives every single day by using dialysis machines to remove toxins from patients’ bodies. This process of dialysis extends the average patient’s life by 2 years, but many people live even longer with consistent dialysis treatments.We’ve talked about what a dialysis technician does on the blog before. Maybe you’re already considering becoming a dialysis technician. If so, these are 3 qualities every dialysi... read more.

  • April 07, 2016
How to Become a Medical Biller

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Billing and Coding

If you enjoy working with numbers and people and want to make a difference in your community,you should consider a career as a medical biller. Medical billers are responsible for keeping hospitals, medical practices, and other healthcare facilities running by making sure bills are paid. Wondering how to become a medical biller?Read on to learn the steps necessary to become a medical biller:Educational RequirementsMedical billing is generally open to anyone with a high school diploma or GED, but many employe... read more.

  • March 21, 2016
What You Learn in a Dialysis Tech Course and Why It’s Important

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Dialysis Technician

Dialysis technicians can help extend the lives of patients with kidney failure, but this important work takes training. In order to become a dialysis technician, you must have a high school diploma or GED certificate. You can then enroll in a Dialysis Technician program to learn the necessary skills and information to help patients.Read on to find out what you learn in a dialysis tech course and why it’s important:Kidney ScienceYou will be working with patients whose kidneys have failed. Many of them... read more.

  • March 16, 2016