Category: Medical Assistant

IV Vitamin Therapy Takes the Lead in Helping People Live Healthier Lives

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IV Vitamin Spas are where people go to have an intravenous infusion of vitamin cocktails. These cocktails include combinations of water-soluble vitamins such as B12, thiamin, niacin, ascorbic acid (vitamin C) and a host of other vitamins. Physicians typically write prescriptions for these infusions. However, some spas have been able to bypass the physician’s prescription requirement and have been providing vitamin infusions to… Read more »

Nursing Self Care and prevention of back injuries

Nursing Self Care and prevention of back injuries   Any nurse will agree that the risk of back injury in their profession is very real.  Floor nursing comes with its own set of stressors but lifting and pulling up patients in bed can cause serious harm to the lower back and spine.   According to… Read more »

Phlebotomy Career Training: A longer course makes for more efficient learning

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Phlebotomy Technician course hours at Phlebotomy Career Training increases to 170 clock hours Phlebotomy is on the rise throughout the US, as healthcare providers around the country look to add to their staff. The pandemic exposed more than a few healthcare systems’ weaknesses, one of them being the lack of accredited professionals to take and… Read more »

What to Expect as a Telemetry Technician

Become a Nationally Certified Telemetry Technician

Telemetry technicians have a crucial role to play in the healthcare industry. If you’re thinking about getting telemetry training and joining the industry, you should prepare yourself for long hours and some difficult patients. However, the feeling you’ll get from saving someone’s life will be far beyond the negatives. Here are some things you can… Read more »

Three benefits of hands-on experience in Phlebotomy training

How to become a phlebotomist

  For every would-be phlebotomist and potential telemetry technician, having direct experience with the equipment and procedures involved in their duties is a must. While a good online course might give you all the theoretical knowledge that you need, practice is key in most fields of medicine and phlebotomy is no different. It lets you… Read more »