Medical Assistant Training Mentioned in SOTU

Whether you love him or hate him, President Barack Obama delivered one heck of a barn burning State of the Union speech last night to Congress and the American people.  Did you notice the part of the speech where the president called out medical assistant training?  Well he didn’t exactly say the words, “Medical Assistant […] Read More

Establish Your Worth in Your Interview Questions

So, you’ve completed your nurse assistant training with the Allen School and you’re setting out to land your first job in your new career.  It is important to be up to date on your knowledge of resume writing, cover letters and interview techniques.   This is something we’ve covered here for a long time.  But today, […] Read More

Healthcare Training Schools Rejoice – Another Disease Eradicated!

Healthcare training schools of every variety should celebrate today’s news about the Guinea Worm, another disease afflicting humanity about to be eradicated from the face of the Earth.  Whether you’re a medical school student training to become a physician or you’re taking medical assistant training with us here at the Allen School, it is always […] Read More

Argument Pro or Con for Medical Coding Training Online

Well, it has happened again this year, as it has in January every year since 2002, New York City’s annual “No Pants Subway Ride”.  For those uninitiated, this is a day wherein subway riders, men and women alike, can opt to ride mass transit without the benefit of pants or other bottom-covering clothing. Depending on […] Read More

Evidence of Unlimited Job Security for Nursing Assistants

If there is any question in one’s mind about the potential longevity of a career as nursing assistants, allow us to offer the follow few reminders (among an endless sea of reminders) as to why there will always be plenty of work for nursing assistants. Exhibit A – People continue to work in fireworks factories […] Read More

3 Reasons to Pursue Medical Billing Classes Online in 2015

Yes, the year is new, the future is bright, the economy is seemingly on the mend and the employment figures appear to moving briskly in the right direction.  Not that it would have mattered to those who are currently enrolled or considering enrolling in medical billing classes online.  The reason why it wouldn’t have mattered […] Read More

Healthcare Training Schools Teach Compassion

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’re aware of the rising tensions between the law enforcement community and those they are sworn to protect and serve.  Several high profile cases have recently ripped open a divide between these two groups.  Wherever you stand on the issue, there is one thing that is true.  Violence […] Read More

Hidden Healthcare Landscapes Beneath a Medical Assistant’s Day-to-Day

Learning to become a medical assistant includes a lot of information about basic anatomy, physiology and a host of other important facts.  What is covered in the medical assistant training course is certainly in-depth, but not perhaps as in-depth as the slide show linked here which shows what the amazing human body and its respective […] Read More

Nursing Assistant Education on Medical Marijuana

To date, some twenty three US states have legalized marijuana for medicinal purposes.  This liberalizing attitude toward what was once characterized (improperly) as a substance with no redeeming medicinal value has led to the inevitable legalization of the herb for recreational use.  Of course recreational legalization is a bit more controversial and has only been […] Read More