I am thinking about going back to school in the fall to begin training for a new career in the medical/healthcare field. Can anyone please give me some info on different options (nurse, x-ray tech, mri tech, etc, etc, etc) and what they involve and what they pay? I am not sure exactly what field […]
We are trying to fill a Health Physicist (Review Application for Radioactive Material Licenses) Position and would appreciate any suggestion on the best places to advertise. The deadline for applications is July 28, 2009 I setup this temporary link to make it easier to find the information. www.midasgoal.com Thank you
I’ve been with my b/f for over 4 1/2 years. We are currently doing an LDR because he is in the Army and I’m still in school. When we are together everything is great, in fact I just came home after nearly 2 weeks with him. It was wonderful. The problem here is that sometimes […]
I was reading an article and I read this comment. forget a 4 year college This goes to show how a 4 year degree is becoming obsolete and a burden. A recent article on msn stated that almost 60 percent of America’s workforce, those with college degrees, are working in positions in which they are […]
I want to go into the healthcare field I’m only working part-time now and can’t afford to major in something that will be of no use to me in the immediate future. I was leaning towards an associates Health Info Technology (i.e. coding) but the demand for nurses is high also. I really want to […]
Does it increase your chance of getting cancer, even though you’re behind a protective wall while the machine is running? Also, how long does it take to get accredited from a Radiology school, so you can work as a Radiology technician at a hospital?
Today’s IBD has a reference to an article that recently appeared in the WSJ reporting the actual experience of one Massachusetts health insurance company [Harvard-Pilgrim] with the “you must buy health insurance” plan of that state for their fiscal year ended 3/31/09. According to the articles, 40% of the company’s new policy holders during that […]
does this major do fine for the pre-med as well? I’ll attend Med school. or should i just double major in bio-chem with? here’s the lists of Med school i want to attend tell me if you guys see find any wrong me getting in from Cal state longbeach to those school 1. Harvard Med […]
Would like 5 or 10 health and safety points containing points on how mobiles can be dangerous. Already have whilst drivng and radiation issues. cheers S.C.C
Can u have a DUI on your record, and still get a job in the health industry???? Like radiology Tech or Radiation therapy???
I have been reading that there is and there isn’t. I would like to become a radiologic technologist and eventually be a MRI tech….but I don’t know if that is where the shortage is. I heard that nurses and doctors are needed greatly. Is that right?
I know that a person can study for Pharm Tech certification test at home and get certified that way (instead of taking a formal class)….are there other types of allied health technician certifications that a person can study for at home, rather than taking an expensive course? Such as ultrasound tech, radiology tech, heart moniter […]
I am 34 with a BS in Liberal Studies/Biology. I am thinking about switching careers, and I am highly interested in pursuing a career in the allied health field. I am particularly interested in nursing, nuclear medicine, sonography, and radiology (CAT scans and MRI). If you work in any of these professions, please tell why […]
A profit based system requires that money is paid to investors. Executives running a for profit company put investors first. Investors will get a dividend quicker than workers get a pay raise. Companies having to meet wall street expectations have a fiducary responsibilty to maximize the return on investors money. In a hospital to cut […]
What are starting salaries and pros and cons for each field?
I lived in Canada for four years, the health system was great. My sister-in-law has lived there three years, her biggest complaint is that she only gets a dozen mental health visits a year. (Imagine that, health coverage the includes mental health!) I worked at a school in Canada and I was a sports coach […]
1) i want to be a physical therapist and i was wondering how many years of college it will take..i know there are mostly 6 year courses to being with but then i probably need to intern, etc. 2) also what is radiation therapy, occupational therapy, and sports medicine… do these take the same amount […]
I have to take the DANB RHS Exam on the 31st but I have no Idea what to study about Ive read my chapters in my book and have reviewed my notes but I still dont feel prepared. What should I study about to feel prepared for my test? I live in oregon if that […]
In my university on campus , that’s what I have been using the whole time because it is the only type of connecton we have in the dorm and I am wondering if it is not affecting my health and I’ve been wondering a lot of wifi radiation safety … I would really appreciate comments/ […]