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Top 7 Allied Health Careers in 2022
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Top 7 Allied Health Careers in 2022

The healthcare industry is valued at $8.45 trillion, and it will continue to increase as time continues. With that being said, more people must continue to seek allied health careers to meet the industry’s demand. Are you considering one of the careers in allied health, but you’re not sure what type of careers are out there?...

6 Things You Should Know About Counterfeit Pills Sold Online
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6 Things You Should Know About Counterfeit Pills Sold Online

Almost half of the medicines sold via the internet are counterfeit. Despite this, the appeal of purchasing medications online continues to grow. It’s no surprise they’re hard to resist. Pervasive advertising and seemingly cheaper pricing make them an extremely attractive choice. However, counterfeit pills may be “too good to be true.” Evidence of this is becoming more...

What Is a Pharmacy Technician
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What Is a Pharmacy Technician and What Do They Do?

Have you ever thought about becoming a pharmacy technician? You may want to consider this career. The Bureau of Labor Statistics, as of June 2021, projects a four percent job growth between 2019 and 2029. Many people don’t have an accurate understanding of this role. You’ll have many responsibilities as part of the pharmacy team....

A Day in the Life of a Medical Assistant
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A Day in the Life of a Medical Assistant

Are you looking for a rewarding career in medicine that won’t bury you in debt or take years to complete? Then you might consider becoming a medical assistant. Medical assistant training is a great way to enter the healthcare industry without the 4-year degree needed for many allied health careers.  At Intercoast Colleges, our Medical...

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Key Questions to Ask Yourself Before Becoming a Medical Assistant

Are you planning on getting into the medical field, but you’re not committed yet? You’re not alone; according to the BLS, as of September 2020, the healthcare field is expected to grow nearly 14% by 2028, making it the fastest-growing field in the United States. Medical assistants specifically are seeing even more significant growth. If...

Healthcare Office Assistant Program: What You Need To Know
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Healthcare Office Assistant Program: What You Need To Know

With more than 860,000 physicians in the United States, there are many medical offices across the country. These offices see countless patients each day and deal with a lot of logistical issues.  Healthcare office assistants are often the unsung hero in medical practices. They help make the physician’s jobs easier and keep things running smoothly. ...

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What Is a Medical Assistant? Job Description and Outlook

What is a medical assistant, and should you become one? If you’re thinking about going back to school, you might consider a medical career. But many jobs in the medical field require lengthy degrees, exams, and certifications before you can begin your career. One of the top allied health career options that don’t require years of schooling is the...

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