Pediatric Awareness Month

Pediatric Awareness Month December is here and the Allen School of Health Sciences is once again proud to partner with local pediatric care providers to make the holidays bright for children in need. All campuses are collecting donations of toys, arts and craft supplies, books and more. All of these items will be donated to local organizations that […] Read More

What’s On YOUR Holiday Wish List?

Holiday Wish List The holidays are here and it’s time to think about your holiday Wish List. Here are our top 5 gifts you need to give to yourself this holiday season! # 5 – Time: Earn your certificate now and have the potential to graduate prior to many other students, so you can beat the competition to […] Read More

How to Handle the Holidays on a Budget

Holiday Budget Blog Balancing life, family, school and work can be challenging any time of the year, but the holidays can be especially challenging as you try to figure out how to get everyone their holiday gifts. It can be tempting to take on extra hours at work, or even get a second or third job. With a […] Read More

Start a Healthy Holiday Tradition

Holiday Healthy Tradition As the Holiday season approaches people tend to give into the temptation to let their health fall to the wayside while they enjoy large family meals and hiding inside from the colder winter weather that’s quickly headed our way. This year take the time to create some healthy holiday traditions that are fun and will […] Read More

Balancing School and the Busy Holiday Season

Holiday Gift   Thanksgiving has come and gone and the holiday season will soon be in full swing. Between family get-together’s, shopping for that perfect gift and putting up decorations you may find your homework and study time slipping away. Don’t let your school work fall behind during this busy time.   Check Your School Schedule – The […] Read More

A Good Nurse’s Aide

Nursing Assistant Training Jamaica NY While searching for a blog topic this week we found this awesome poem written several years ago about what makes a good Nurse’s Aid and we thought you, our Allen School Family may enjoy it. A Good Nurse’s Aide   Let me tell you, what makes a good Nurse’s Aide A sound mind, good judgement, […] Read More

Allen School Support Teams

Support teams The staff of the Allen School is totally dedicated to your success both in classes and as you enter the field of healthcare in your new career. We know that it takes a team of great folks to help all of our students find true success. From your first call with admissions to the moment […] Read More

So What’s the Deal With Scrubs?

Heart Scrubs are great. They are comfortable, have lots of pockets to keep stuff in, and come in fun colors, but have you ever wondered why they are the staple uniform of the healthcare industry? Let’s take a look at some of the ways scrubs are indeed the perfect uniform for every healthcare professional.   When […] Read More

Top Reasons to Start School Now

Top 5 Reasons Top 5 Reasons to Start School NOW Healthcare Careers are growing, Leading to Career Opportunities The kids are in school, so why aren’t you? Start a Tradition/ Leave a Legacy If you don’t move, you won’t get ahead – Timing is Everything Your Time and Money are at stake   Healthcare careers are on the […] Read More

The Amazing World of Pediatric Hospitals

Pediatric Hospital Many of our students have dreams of working in the world of pediatrics when they finish their classes with us. It can be a rewarding and very fulfilling field of practice but children come with their own special challenges. Unlike adults they still want to play and have fun no matter how sick they are […] Read More