Tips for Medical Assistants working with a physician

Tips for Medical Assistants Working with Physicians Remember the physician is a person, just like you. Working with a physician for the first time can be intimidating to some new medical assistants. Physicians’ authority and experience can make them seem like the end-all point of knowledge in the workplace, but it’s important to remember that […] Read More

Guiding loved ones as they head back to School

Health Care: Tips to help your loved ones go back to School Do you have a loved one currently attending school? Are they considering returning back to school to start a new career? Here are easy tips you can follow to give the students in your life the support they need for their upcoming class […] Read More

Advantages of joining the Healthcare profession

Advantages of Joining the Healthcare Profession Have you considered medical assisting as a profession? If so, it’s good to get your facts straight. Here at Allen School, our accelerated training program provides a foundation of knowledge and skill that can help position you for a satisfying career as a healthcare professional. Here are some basic […] Read More

Fearful of going back to school?

Are You Afraid to go Back to School? Create a ‘Why Statement’ To Help Fight the Fear About Going Back to School How do you feel about going back to school? Do you dream where it might take your career?  If you fear that because you are a working mom you won’t have the time […] Read More

Advancement in Medical Assisting

How Can a Medical Assistant Advance Their Career? If you’re right out of medical assisting school, you’re likely to join the workforce as an entry-level CMA. Gaining experience, becoming proficient in skills and widening your medical knowledge base are all tools you’ll need to advance in your career as a medical assistant. You may decide […] Read More

Healthcare Graduates

Lessons for Healthcare Graduate Getting your first job in health care is a great step towards developing your career, and it’s something to be proud of. But the transition from school to work can be a challenge. While internships can give you a good idea of what it will be like to work in the […] Read More

Choosing A Career In Healthcare

Things To Consider Before Choosing A Career In Healthcare. If you’ve been dreaming of a career in the Healthcare field, does that mean it’s right for you? Here are a few things to consider before moving forward with your career plan in the health care field. What’s Your Motivation To Pursue A Healthcare Career? What […] Read More

Balancing work and school

Tips To Balance School And Work Most people who work a full-time job while attending school strive to find balance in their lives. Both are big commitments, but with a little focus and planning, you can manage both. Here are a few tips to help navigate school and work. 1. Tap Your Support Network Your […] Read More

Skills & Attributes of a Professional Medical Assistant

Training to Become A Professional Medical Assistant; Skills & Attributes   Medical assistants are held to a higher standard of professionalism than employees in other industries. The way the medical assistant approaches the job and interacts with patients is critical to the success of the physician’s practice, hospitals, outpatient clinics and other healthcare facilities. Patients […] Read More