5 Health Science Careers Worth Pursuing

5 Health Science Careers Worth Pursuing

People often associate careers such as doctor and nurse with the medical and health fields, but there are a number of positions outside of these traditional roles that are essential to the operation of medical and health services. Of these career possibilities, there are five that stand out on the list. Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Future […]

The Role of Administration in Healthcare

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When most of us hear the word “hospital” we think of doctors and nurses, working long hours to keep their patients alive. What we tend not to notice is the administrative nightmare inherent in providing specialized care to hundreds of patients with unique needs. While it might not look too different from any business administration […]

The Future of Nursing

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Career Outlook There’s good news for Americans, we’re living longer. That’s even better news for nurses, as it means there will be an increase in demand for nurses in the coming years. In fact by 2022, the profession is expected to grow a whopping 19% while other top occupation growth is expected to reach 11%. […]

Top Health Informatics Salary

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As of early 2014, most if not all medical facilities, especially those who receive Medicare and Medicaid funds, are required to have an electronic filing system of medical records across a wide range of settings. In order to maintain and meet these goals, there has been a rise in need for people who can manage, […]

The Top 5 Paying Nursing Positions

Nurses Standing Outside A Hospital

The notion that registered nurses (RNs) have achieved the pinnacle of their profession and earning power is untrue. Today’s nursing landscape offers a variety of advanced specializations, some of which offer the status of primary care provider. With doctors in increasingly short supply, advanced nursing specialists are becoming an important purveyor of health care. These […]

Top Medical Schools in the US, 2014

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U.S. News & World Report has released its ranking of the top medical schools in the US, derived from data from 114 accredited medical schools throughout the country. The data includes student selectivity, research activity, and multiple other factors, to create several top ten lists, including those for specific specialties, and for general primary care. […]

What is a Nutritionist

what is a nutritionist

What is a Nutritionist With health and fitness gaining high-priority in today’s fast-paced world, there is a world of opportunity for nutritionists. A nutritionist or nutrition therapist works with people and not just patients to help them understand food better. While a dietitian focuses on just diet modifications, a nutritionist provides a wholesome examination into […]

How to Find a Nursing Job in the UK

How to Find a Nursing Job in the UK

The UK has one of the best healthcare systems out of the world’s wealthiest countries. The quality, efficiency, cost and performance of the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) came top compared to Canada, the US, Australia and the Netherlands, making it a great place to work too. With 27 days of holiday, and rewards for […]