Articles by 'Manhattan Institute'

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

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA

A Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) is responsible for a lot of different things. From assisting healthcare professionals to helping settle new patients, CNAs deal with people all day. Read on to learn the top 3 duties of a CNA.Providing Basic Care for PatientsMany patients require help with basic needs such as washing, going to the bathroom, or getting dressed and undressed. CNAs are responsible for providing this basic care. A CNA must be able to deal with patients in situations where they may feel embarras... read more.

  • August 30, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Pharmacy Technician

Technology and time change everything, including the duties of a pharmacy technician. Whether you are just looking into becoming a pharmacy technician or have been working in the field for years, it’s important to understand how the landscape is changing. Read on to learn how the duties of a pharmacy technician are changing.How Tighter Restrictions are Changing the Duties of a Pharmacy TechnicianWorking as a pharmacy technician is not for everyone. In order to qualify for the job, you have to have a s... read more.

  • August 23, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

Maybe you think you’re too busy for friends or don’t enjoy talking to people. Or maybe you just think that making friends with your classmates will make you spend too much time talking and not enough time paying attention. But it turns out that befriending classmates can benefit your education. Don’t believe us? Read on!Befriending Classmates Increases ComfortOne of the most important indicators of your education is how comfortable you feel in class. When you don’t understand somethi... read more.

  • August 17, 2017