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Care + Career

Resources, news and fun for NHA certification candidates and alumni.

Tips for Your Patient Care Technician Job Search

Patient Care Technicians/Assistants (CPCT/A) are critical in helping provide the day-to-day care that some patients require. This job requires a broad range of knowledge and skills, and is a vital role in caring for patients — especially those with chronic conditions.

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5 Tips for Creating Calm for Your Family When You are an Essential Healthcare Worker

When your role in healthcare is to perform work involving the safety of human lives, you are considered essential. Healthcare professionals just like you are continuously in the news surrounded by feel-good stories, fearful stories, and everything in-between. As healthcare workers serving on the frontlines of COVID-19, how do you bring your best self to work without leaving your family in a constant state of worry?

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3 Resources to Help Healthcare Workers Stay Up-to-Date on COVID-19

There are plenty of headlines in our 24-hour news cycle sharing the latest information about COVID-19. But, as a healthcare professional, you may feel like you need more in-depth information to help you prepare to work with or near patients, now and in the future.

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6 Resources for Allied Health Job Seekers

When starting your allied health job search, it can be challenging to know where to begin. The good news is that there are a lot of resources available; the downside is that it can be overwhelming to comb through it all.

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What does a hospital pharmacy technician do?

Pharmacy technician employers can be grouped into four main categories: community pharmacies (retail pharmacies), specialty pharmacies, mail-order pharmacies and hospital pharmacies.

Education and certification requirements for these roles roles can largely be the same with some extra emphasis placed on specific tasks based on the working environment. However, the day-to-day tasks of a pharmacy technician in a hospital are unique to that environment.

Whether you're currently working in a community or retail pharmacy and considering making a career change, or you're working toward your CPhT certification and are trying to decide which working environment would best suit you, it's helpful to know some key differences.

Here are 5 tasks unique to pharmacy technicians working in a hospital setting.

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More Healthcare Job Interview Questions (and How to Answer Them)

We shared seven common healthcare job interview questions with expert advice on how to answer them in the original post: Healthcare Job Interview Questions (and How to Answer Them). But the truth is, there are more than seven common questions to prepare for.

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Why CEHRS is a Valuable Credential for Healthcare Workers

Medical offices and hospitals rely on electronic health records (EHRs) to securely and accurately document patient information. They depend on these systems to organize patient data, medical records, and treatment histories. This information is all critical to patient safety and satisfaction, which is why tech-savvy professionals with EHR knowledge and skills are highly sought after by healthcare employers.

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4 Things Pharm Techs Can Do to Help Create a Safe Pharmacy Environment

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3 Ways NHA P360 Vitals™ Can Help You Prepare For Your Certification Exam

NHA P360 Vitals™ is a powerful analytics tool that helps you navigate exam prep materials and maximize your study time. And the best part is – if you’re using NHA exam prep materials, it’s available to you right now!

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To the Healthcare Heroes

Dear healthcare workers,

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