Benefits of Medical Assistant Training to Become a Phlebotomist

Phlebotomists can learn their trade two ways, by taking a phlebotomy training course or by becoming a medical assistant. Both are good approaches under the right circumstances, and each has its pros and cons. But one offers significantly more benefits. Let’s take a closer look at why becoming a medical assistant is a better educational …

Staff in Pediatric Urgent Care
A Medical Assistant’s Perspective

The first article in this series focused on pediatric urgent care from the perspective of management. This is the first of two that center on the evolution of a student, Kalvin Cruz, in the Medical Assistant program at Hunter Business School, how he ended up choosing pediatrics as a specialty, and what his plans are …

What to Do if Community College Isn’t Right for Me?

Choosing where to go to college is one of the most impactful decisions you will ever make. Although you can always change course, doing so may incur a loss of time and money. It’s important to pick an effective education program from the start, one that provides relevant and reliable knowledge that helps you improve …

How Long Does It Take to Become a Medical Office Admin From an Online School?

Are you looking to work in a medical office? Want to get a diploma to learn everything you need to start as an entry-level medical office admin? With the current pandemic and the shift away from in-class education, many vocational schools are embracing online programs. Are you still wondering how long it takes to become …

Management in Pediatric Urgent Care—Leadership Perspective

Whenever we ask students newly enrolled in any of Hunter’s medical programs why they chose health care and not something else, they invariably answer because they like to help people. It’s in their nature; part of who they are. There are six courses of study at the school that relate to medicine and health care. …