Provo College and Medical Assistant Training

Qualifications of a Medical Assistant

As a school that offers a Medical Assistant program, we’re always on the lookout for new or frequently asked questions. Lately, we’ve seen this one quite a few times: “Can you work as a Medical Assistant without being qualified?” Before we tackle that question, let’s start with the role of a Medical Assistant and what […]

“Bionic Face” Kicks Off New Year of Medical Breakthroughs

“Bionic Face” Kicks Off New Year of Medical Breakthroughs

When it comes to kicking off the new year with some new habits, many people take the “gradual” approach. Diets start with one or two little changes at a time, exercise starts with a single workout and builds up to three or four. But medical science hit the ground running in 2019 and roared into […]

Top Ten Positive Health Stories of 2018

Top Ten Positive Health Stories of 2018

From wildfires to midterm elections, for better or for worse, 2018 was nothing if not a year full of stories. It feels like each year is somehow busier than the last, and this year was no exception. As the world prepares to enter the new year, here’s a look back at ten of top health […]

Provo College Looks at the Question: What Hours Do Medical Assistants Work?

What Hours Do Medical Assistants Work?

Provo CollegeTo succeed as a Medical Assistant, one must possess strong organizational skills, an interest in healthcare, and a genuine love for people from all walks of life. A Medical Assistant’s day can be fast-paced and varied, which is great for those who crave stimulation. This occupation may also be a good fit for those […]

Keep Your Resolution To Become A Nurse in 2019

Keep Your Resolution To Become A Nurse in 2019

Resolutions are fantastic—self-improvement is always a good idea, and New Year’s provides the perfect opportunity to take on the challenge. Unfortunately, only 9.2 percent of people on average actually follow through with their plans. Those aren’t great odds! With the promise of a competitive salary, a wide-open job market, and rapidly growing career prospects, the […]

Provo College Looks at the Difference Between CNAs and Medical Assistants

The Difference Between CNAs and Medical Assistants

Within the world of healthcare, there is a vast array of distinct careers to choose from, including nursing, Medical Assisting, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and certified nursing assisting. While there is some overlap in the tasks required of these healthcare careers, each is distinct and has a different set of educational requirements, job tasks, and […]