Helpful Tips to Becoming a Better Medical Assistant

For students in a Medical Assistant program, you may be busy learning about the clinical aspects of the job which can include drawing blood, administering an injection, or taking a patient’s vital signs. These are clearly a very important part of your training but in addition, there are “soft skills” that are important to your […] Read More

Nervous to go Back to School?

How do you feel about going back to school? Do you dream of where it could take your career, or do you fear that because you’re a working parent or professional that you won’t have the time or energy to go back? Fear has this funny way of holding us back from exceptional things. We […] Read More

Medical Assistant: What are your options?

Becoming a Medical Assistant is one of the quickest ways to enter the world of healthcare. If you’re looking to get a good job fast in a growing field, becoming an MA is the way to go. But after you’ve completed your program and are working in the position, then what? What are the career […] Read More

Medical Assistant: Traits of a Successful Medical Assistant

It’s no secret that the healthcare industry is one of the biggest industries in America with ample job openings. What might not be as obvious is the fact that you can have a prosperous career in the field without becoming a doctor or nurse. One occupation student might want to consider is that of a […] Read More

Qualities of a Medical Assistant

Most of us have had the help and support of a Medical Assistant while visiting a hospital, or a physician’s office. However, to become a successful MA, there are some basic qualities that a candidate should possess.  Communication Skills Among the most important Medical Assistant qualities are communication skills, as these are the basic characteristics […] Read More

Nervous to Go Back to School?

How do you feel about going back to school? Do you dream of where it could take your career, or do you fear that because you’re a working parent or professional that you won’t have the time or energy to go back? Fear has this funny way of holding us back from exceptional things. We […] Read More

What Careers can Phlebotomy Courses Lead to?

Careers can phlebotomy courses lead to. Microgen. Allen School Phlebotomy can be a rewarding and exciting role in many different healthcare jobs and is accessible to those who are interested in the healthcare field but do not have a college degree. Many medical assistant careers involve phlebotomy and can also lead to other related positions that could advance your career in healthcare. Phlebotomy experience […] Read More

The Central Phoenix Boom in Healthcare and Bioscience

Central Phoenix Boom in Healthcare and Bioscience.PopTika. Allen School Central Phoenix has been experiencing increased growth in recent years. Home to top medical academic institutions, Phoenix has the potential to become the nation’s healthcare and bioscience hub. The expansion of Phoenix healthcare institutes is critical to the region’s overall economic growth. Thanks to accelerated programs like our medical assistant program, Allen School contributes to […] Read More

Becoming a Successful Medical Assistant

It’s no secret that the healthcare industry is one of the biggest industries in America. What might not be as obvious is the fact that you can have a prosperous career in the field without becoming a doctor or nurse. One occupation students might want to consider is that of a Medical Assistant. A Medical […] Read More

Successful Interviewing Tips of a Medical Assistant.

Are you preparing for a job interview for a Medical Assistant position? Familiarizing yourself with these common interview questions will help you have answers ready and feel more comfortable. When attending the Allen School of Health Sciences, our career services team will assist you using these questions to give you a practice interview: Tell me […] Read More