A Fulfilling Career as a Medical Assistant

A Fulfilling Career as a Medical Assistant

Finding work you enjoy is a process that requires time, research, and effort. If Medical Assisting looks like a rewarding profession that aligns with your interests and strengths, then you might want to consider making a career change. Since the average American works 40 plus hours per week, it’s important that you ask some basic […]

Nurse Saves Her Own Life With Self-Diagnosis

Nurse Saves Her Own Life with Self-Diagnosis

For nurses (or those training to become a nurse), most of your skills are focused on helping your patients… and rightfully so. But there’s another significant advantage to the training… the many ways in which you can help yourself. Understanding healthcare, the importance of healthy habits, and the need for regular “healthy you” checkups are […]

Provo College Looks at Easy Recipes for Medical Assisting Students

Easy Recipes for Medical Assisting Students

If you’re a Medical Assisting student, you may not have the time to create elaborate meals at the end of the day (or the beginning!) It can be tough to make quick, healthy, and filling dishes when your time is limited. With some digging, though, you can find stellar recipes that are low on time […]

Hospitals Using Cell Phones to Battle Opioid Addiction

Hospitals Using Cell Phones to Battle Opioid Addiction

The opioid addiction crisis in the United States continues to ruin (and claim) lives. According to drugabuse.gov, over 47,000 Americans died in 2017 as a result of opioid overdose, 1.7 million suffered from substance abuse disorders, and the economic burden costs country approximately $78.5 billion every year. As a nurse, this means that your chances […]

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Why Provo College Students Benefit from the MA Program

Medical Assisting is a popular choice at Provo College. It is often seen as a career that is both stable and rewarding. Not only do Medical Assistants perform a variety of clinical tasks, but they also complete administrative tasks, promote good health habits, and act as a source of safety and comfort for their patients. […]

The Fastest Way to Become a Registered Nurse

The Fastest Way to Become a Registered Nurse

You’ve done it! You’ve found your calling in a career you actually want to pursue! Nursing isn’t child’s play—it’s a challenging career that requires resilience mentally, emotionally, and physically. It is, however, one of the most rewarding careers out there. For some, becoming a nurse has been a long-held dream since childhood. For others, the […]