Tax Tips For Nurses: Making The Most of Your Money

Tax Tips For Nurses: Making The Most of Your Money

They say two things in this world are certainties… death and taxes. As a nurse, you spend every working hour trying to battle that first certainty, but the second one requires some special attention as well. Don’t worry, taxes are next to impossible to forget. Not only do we get to see the deductions in […]

Provo College Looks at Medical Assistant Program Costs

Medical Assistant Program Cost

Medical Assisting is one of the fastest growing careers within healthcare.1 Allowing professionals to work with nothing more than a high school diploma, Medical Assisting is especially appealing for individuals looking to enter the workforce within the next few years. While it’s sometimes not required, attending a formal Medical Assistant program will likely increase your […]

Nurse Narrowly Escapes Fire, Returns To Save Patients

Nurse Narrowly Escapes Fire, Returns To Save Patients

Nurse Nichole Jolly is lucky to be alive, and her story reads more like something you’d see on the big screen than something that could happen in real life. She’s being called a hero, and for good reason—as she faced down a raging wild fire twice in the line of duty. Nurse Jolly was working […]

Provo College Looks at the Daily Tasks and Duties of an MA Working in a Hospital: Part 2

Daily Tasks and Duties of an MA Working in a Hospital, Part 2

Medical Assisting stands apart from other healthcare professions in that a formal training program can typically be completed in a year or less. Additionally, the profession allows for a high level of patient interaction. Physician assistants, advanced nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and physicians must undergo years of schooling in order to practice. How does […]

Provo College Looks at the Daily Tasks and Duties of an MA Working in a Hospital: Part 1

Daily Tasks and Duties of an MA Working in a Hospital, Part 1

Medical Assisting is often a great fit for people who are service-oriented and enjoy work that provides plenty of variety on the job. Because this profession involves so much variety, it’s no surprise that there isn’t one typical day for a Medical Assistant. Between the administrative duties and the clinical patient interaction, Medical Assistants usually […]

Father and Son Change The Way You’ll See Your Patients

Father and Son Change The Way You’ll See Your Patients

Some father and son pairs spend their weekends building model airplanes or treehouses. Phil and Anthony Butler, on the other hand, spent the last ten years building an entirely new version of the x-ray machine… and this year, they finally finished. Phil (the father and a physics professor) and his son Anthony (a bioengineering professor) […]