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5 Patient Care Technician Skills You Should Know
Are you considering an exciting new career as a Patient Care Technician? If you answered “yes,” you’ve chosen a profession that can be both challenging and rewarding! Are you wondering what it takes to become a great Patient Care Technician? To help answer this question, we sat down with Mary... Read more
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Pursuing a Career in Phlebotomy
Are you interested in pursuing a career in Phlebotomy? If so, this post is for you. We’ve done the research and rounded up key information which may help guide you along the path of becoming a Phlebotomist. What is Phlebotomy? Phlebotomy is the process of drawing blood. A phlebotomist (also... Read more
What does a Phlebotomist do?
Phlebotomists are allied health professionals that may work in medical and diagnostic laboratories or physician’s offices. They are responsible for a variety of tasks such as interacting with patients and performing clerical duties, but they primarily draw blood to be used for different kinds of medical laboratory testing or draw... Read more
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5 Qualities of a Phlebotomist
Are you considering pursuing a career in phlebotomy? If you answered “yes”, then congratulations! A career as a Phlebotomist can be a very rewarding one. However, before you decide to embark on this exciting journey, it is very important to make sure that this career is the right fit for... Read more
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Celebrating National Nursing Assistant Week 2016
June 9, 2016 marks the beginning of the 39th annual National Nursing Assistants’ Week! It is a week set aside each year to recognize nursing assistants who have dedicated their lives to the well-being of others. Nursing Assistants play a critical role in the healthcare field today by providing direct... Read more
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Training Direct Recognizes World Health Day
Today, Thursday April 7th, is known as World Health Day. This is a global day dedicated to raising health awareness that was put into place by the World Health Organization during the first World Health Assembly in 1948. The World Health Organization is a collection of over 7000 talented men... Read more