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By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA

Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) have a lot of tasks to keep up with. The duties of a CNA are varied, and because each patient’s needs and abilities are unique, it can be a challenge to stay on track throughout your shift. Whether you are spending a day in a busy NY hospital or working the night shift at a nursing home, these 3 effective time management tips for CNAs should help.... read more.

  • November 08, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Patient Care Technician

Whether you’ve been a patient care technician for ages or are just thinking about patient care technician training, you know that communication is an important part of the job. It may not be the only job quality employers look for, but it is certainly the one that sets excellent patient care technicians apart. Read on to learn 3 communication tips for patient care technicians talking to families.... read more.

  • November 03, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Dialysis Technician

There are plenty of places out there looking to hire qualified dialysis technicians, but you don’t want to work just anywhere; you want to work at one of the top dialysis companies. We combed through reviews at glassdoor.com to see how employees feel about the companies they work for. Then, we used that information to compile this list of the top dialysis companies to work for. 1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention With more than 10,000 employees, the CDC may not be the first place you think... read more.

  • October 25, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in EKG Technician

The future of EKG technicians is looking bright, but there are going to be some changes. Read on to learn what you should expect for the future of EKG technicians.... read more.

  • October 18, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Phlebotomy Technician

Getting hired as a phlebotomy technician is easier than you think. Just get the right training, get certified if you’d like to set yourself apart, and build up your experience as much as possible. Read on to learn more about how to get hired as a phlebotomy technician (and how we can help you get there).... read more.

  • October 11, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Pharmacy Technician

One of the most important parts of your job as a pharmacy technician is following important laws that protect patients. Like all other healthcare professionals, you will be responsible for HIPAA compliance. Curious how pharmacy technicians stay HIPAA Compliant? Read on to learn more.  ... read more.

  • October 03, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA

So you’ve found a job (or 10) to apply for as a Certified Nurse Assistant and it’s time to write your resume. There’s no need to panic! We’ve got 3 resume tips for Certified Nurse Assistants to help you land your dream job.... read more.

  • September 29, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

You’re dressed for success and ready to dominate your interview, but there’s one thing you can never be fully prepared for - the questions. It’s impossible to know exactly what interview questions you will be asked during your interview, but reviewing some of the most common interview questions for a medical assistant will prepare you for the types of answers you want to give.... read more.

  • September 22, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

Healthcare is a demanding career field, and you’ve got to figure out how to increase energy if you want to come home at the end of your shift and not feel completely exhausted. Whether you are just starting out in your healthcare job or are a veteran healthcare professional just figuring out how to be healthier on the job, increasing your stamina should be a priority. By choosing foods that give you energy and doing stamina exercises, you can make it easier to walk quickly, stand all shift long, and l... read more.

  • September 12, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Billing & Coding

Depending on where you are working, the roles of a medical biller and medical coder may be vastly different or they might look exactly the same. Read on to learn more about the differences between a medical biller and a medical coder.What Is Medical Coding?Medical billing and medical coding are related, but they are not the same. Medical coding is the process of making sure that medical encounters are recorded appropriately for billing purposes. These records are outside of a patient file and utilize a seri... read more.

  • September 08, 2017