How can I start working with animals?

For many of us in Milwaukee, animals are not just our friends, they are our heroes. Whether they are helping the blind, deaf, protecting a sleeping family, or simply providing a nice welcome home at the end of a hard day, animals have the ability to make a real difference in our lives. However, sometimes our animal friends need help. We have an answer as to how you can start working with animals. There are so many animals out there that are injured, orphaned, or otherwise in need of human intervention. The Milwaukee community needs trained professionals to help heal

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Top 5 Questions about being a Dental Assistant

Becoming a dental assistant can be a great career choice. Employment of dental assistants is projected to grow 11 percent from 2018 to 2028, much faster than the average for all occupations. Some of this can be attributed to new research findings linking oral health and general health. As the population ages, the demand for preventive dental services will likely increase. Almost all dental assistants work in dentists’ offices and most work full time. If you are thinking of starting a career as a dental assistant, take a look at the Top 5 questions about being a Dental Assistant. #1

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Top 5 Questions about being a Medical Assistant

When you are choosing a new career, you may have many questions, especially if you are thinking about becoming a medical assistant. There are a lot of things you need to know about this diverse field before making a choice. The healthcare industry needs trained professionals who can complete a variety of important tasks such as updating medical records, recording vital signs and symptoms, or dealing with health insurance policies. Understanding how to perform these important functions ultimately creates a healthier world for all of us. Below you will find the top 5 questions people ask about being a medical

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Surgical Techs Make the Operating Room a Safer Place

Every day, thousands of people find themselves in situations where they end up in an operating room. Many critical procedures take place in operating rooms and whether or not a person survives a procedure has a lot to do with the medical staff as well as the operating room. A recent report about patient safety revealed that approximately 25 percent of post-surgical complications arose from 11 percent of surgeons in the United States. This report shows that surgeons and their medical staff can mean the difference between a successful surgery and one filled with complications. Surgical Technicians are in a

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What Makes a Good Dental Assistant?

Not everyone grows up dreaming of becoming a Dental Assistant. However, as many young people often find out through thorough research on the web, becoming a dental assistant can be a great career choice. Did you know that the demand for dental assistants is expected to grow over the next ten years? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the dental field will enjoy growth and opportunity. Almost every town in America needs a dentist and dentists have a strong need for well-trained dental assistants. Being a good dental assistant means being organized, thorough, friendly, communicative, patient, but most of

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Top Misconceptions About Surgical Techs

Some professions in the healthcare industry are more common than others. For example, growing up, we often get see and hear about doctors and nurses. However, as we get older, we learn that there are many more professions that make up the healthcare industry. One profession is the surgical technician. Although they are quite common in operating rooms, most people are under the impression that the surgeons are only assisted by nurses when they’re in fact assisted by surgical technicians in addition to nurses. As a result, many people are either unaware that surgical techs exist or have heard about

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