How to Work on Your Listening Skills

Listening Skills Blog One of the most important skills you will need both as a student and as you begin your professional career is the ability to listen. No matter what course you are taking at the Allen School you will spend a lot of your new career listening to your patients and using what you hear to […] Read More

How To Help Keep Your New Year Resolution

Blog Post How To Stay motivated January is almost over…how are your New Year resolutions holding out? If the diet is more cheat days than good eating days and the gym membership card hasn’t been swiped since you signed up let us help get you inspired to get things back on track. Remember the Why – Take some time and think […] Read More

Top Reasons to Start a Medical Billing and Coding Career

consider-medical-coding Whether you’re just entering the workforce or you’re contemplating making a career change, there are countless benefits of selecting medical billing and coding as your chosen field. Here are just six of the many reasons this is a career path worth considering. It’s in demand. The employment outlook for medical billers and coders is expected […] Read More

How to Beat the Winter Blues

BLog POst tips to beat the winter blues January is here and so is the cold weather. For many people the winter blues are setting in hard. Today we look at a few tips to get you over the snow and looking forward to warm sunny spring days Lighten Up – The days are short and it’s dark out early. Your body is […] Read More

The Allen School Dream

Allen School Dream Blog We Have a Dream…For YOU! In the month of January not only do we celebrate a brand new year full of bright new beginnings, we also celebrate one of the most influential civil rights leaders of all time. Martin Luther King Jr dedicated his life to the betterment of people everywhere. One of his most […] Read More

January is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

Alzheimers awareness blog The Allen School of Health Sciences is proud to support an important health related cause every month and we dedicate the month of January to Alzheimer’s Awareness. Alzheimer’s is a form of dementia that affects memory, thinking, and behavior. It is a degenerative disease, which means that symptoms will get worse over time. Alzheimer’s is […] Read More

Storied Past, Bright Future

Storied Past, Bright Future Blog Post The Allen School of Sciences has been a fixture of the New York area for over 55 years. Our Jamaica Campus is our original location and is still going strong today. The school was opened in 1961 and was called the Allen School for Physicians’ Aides originally. Much like our current goals the original purpose […] Read More

What is YOUR Learning Style?

Learning Styles Blog Post Everyone learns in different ways. It’s important as a student that you know the learning style that works best for you to get the most out of your educational experience at the Allen School. We strive to teach in many different ways to accommodate every one so they can be successful in their new careers. […] Read More

Why Medical Coding is Not Hard

medical coding is easy Medical Coding May Not Be as Hard as You Think When people hear the term “coding” they often think of complex mathematics, computer coding, genetic coding or a number of other extremely challenging subjects. For this reason, many people mistakenly assume that medical coding must also be an incredibly difficult topic and career. In reality, […] Read More

Allen School Makes a Difference All Year Long

Institution For Hope Learning Goes Beyond the Classroom at the Allen School   The Allen School of Health Sciences prides ourselves on taking the learning experience beyond the classroom and into the real word. Every month we support a special cause through our Institution For HOPE Campaign. We choose a special cause every month and educate our students […] Read More