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Career Alternatives to CPR Certification Online

Over 300,000 thousand people suffer cardiac arrests each year in the U.S. With correctly administered CPR, many of these people can double their chances of survival even before arriving at a hospital. CPR is a great skill to know and a helpful certification to have. Read More...

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Medical Assistant Courses in San Antonio

You can enter the health care field without spending years in school. Click here to find out about the best medical assistant San Antonio programs. The health care field is growing faster than almost any other industry in the country. With the aging population, more people are seeking medical services than ever before. Plus, the demand is not limited to highly-trained doctors and nurses — professionals are needed across the board. If you want to enter health care without spending several more years in school, study one of these medical assistant San Antonio programs. Read more...

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Medical Assistant School Motivation

At times, it can be tough to stay motivated through medical assistant school. Click here to find the best ways to maintain your concentration. Everyone becomes demotivated now and again, and students at medical assistant school are no exception. Luckily, there are several easy ways to maintain your focus and stay interested in your studies until graduation. Read more...

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Medical Assistant Certification in San Antonio

Did you know that the rate of available positions for medical assistants is set to rise 29% between 2012 and 2022, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics? Medical assistants are in high demand. This is due to multiple factors; the rate of aging Americans and those needing medical attention is increasing, and the nature of their work is necessary for the healthcare industry. Whether they work in a medical office, hospital, nursing office, or other health-related facility, medical assistants may schedule appointments, admit patients, manage insurance forms, perform routine laboratory testing, organize medical records, and more. Read more...

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Medical Assistant Schools in Harlingen

A career as a medical assistant offers a dynamic day at the office. Medical assistants are trained to assist physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals. Duties include acquiring patients' vital signs, administering medication or vaccines, keeping medical records, preparing medical instruments, and collecting lab work specimens. You'll be on your feet a lot, aiding in many of the day-to-day activities of a healthcare environment. A good training program prepares you for all of the required duties of a medical assistant. Here's a look at medical assistant schools in harlingen tx.   Read more...

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Medical Assistant Programs Online

At one time, online classes seemed like the future; the way forward for education. However, many students have discovered that online education and training cannot compare to a traditional, on-campus education. The convenience of medical assistant programs online can win over many prospective students but you should reconsider this choice before you make any decisions. Although online training may be suitable for certain programs and employment opportunities, studying to become a medical assistant relies heavily on hands-on training and real-world experience. Read more...

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What SCI Students Are Saying

“I made a complete career change when I started my training at Southern Careers Institute. I needed a stable career to continue providing for my growing family. SCI provided me with the medical terminology and know how that I needed to understand and acquire a career in the medical field. SCI taught me that it doesn’t matter where you are in life right now; you always have room to advance and learn.”

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Denise S.
Medical Assistant

“I am extremely grateful for the assistance I received from SCI’s Career Services team. I enjoy where I work and what I do. SCI has helped me succeed in life by getting me the necessary education and by making me a stronger and more confident person.”

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Raquel S.

“Once I graduated from SCI, I had a sense of accomplishment that helped me through the job search process. SCI provided me with the opportunity to brush up on my skills, extend my accounting knowledge, and they boosted my self-confidence. I went to work two days after my last day of school.”

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Annette D.
Business Accounting

“When my youngest child graduated from high school, I told my husband that it was my time. I went back to school to change careers after spending 37 years in the business field. At SCI, the instructors are professional, and they care about what they are teaching you, as well as expect you to give 100% in return. I had problems understanding how to draw in syringes and give injections. I requested extra help from a knowledgeable instructor, and I was able to receive one-on-one training. Today, I draw injections for approximately 100 patients each week. I am very confident in what I’ve learned. SCI has given me the chance to do what I always wanted to do. Thank you for my education. I am doing wonderful.”

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Bonnie M
Medical Assistant

“I am now a certified Lab Tech. SCI helped me get an externship, and I came out with a job. After my little sister had cancer, I knew I wanted a career in the medical field that allowed me to help others. I am happy about what I do.”

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Sidney B
Medical Assistant

“The best place ever!! Ms.Tonia rocks she is the best teacher… I love going to school my time there is amazing.”

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Andrea Garcia

“Southern Careers went beyond my expectations. Very impressed. The assistance I got from Career Services is truly amazing. They really went out of their way to get me placed. They really care and I am grateful to all of them.”

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Olga C.

“Southern Careers Institute totally surpassed my expectations. Once I finished school, the Career Services team helped me find a job. I would tell anyone thinking about starting career training that you have nothing to lose and a lot to gain. I wish I would have started my training sooner.”

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Valerie D.

“I am very happy with where I am and where I’m going. Through high school, I struggled with math. When I came to SCI, I enrolled in the Business Accounting Specialist program to see if I could do it. SCI provided me with the accounting skills I needed to help me find a career. Now, I have an amazing career and room to grow in the company.”

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Crystal H.
Business Accounting

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