Don't Gamble with Unaccredited Credentials: The Value of Accredited Certifications for CTE Health Science Programs

The healthcare industry is facing a shortage of qualified professionals, and employers are increasingly looking to CTE health science students to gain the certification needed to fill the employment pipeline. However, not all certifications are created equal.

  • September 1, 2023 |
  • Jessica Langley, Executive Director of Education + Advocacy

5 Reasons Employers Should Invest in NHA’s Healthcare Staffing Solutions

The healthcare industry continues to face a shortage of qualified providers. Hospital administrators have the unfathomably difficult job of maintaining sufficient healthcare staffing levels in a high-pressure environment with complex regulations and budget constraints. 

  • August 3, 2023 |
  • National Healthcareer Association

5 Ways NHA Medical Assistant Resources Can Elevate Your MA Program

As a dedicated educator, you understand the challenges of providing your medical assistant students the best education. Limited resources and ever-evolving industry demands can often make it challenging to meet the high standards set by the healthcare field.  

  • August 3, 2023 |
  • National Healthcareer Association

Why NCCA Accreditation Matters in Choosing Your Medical Assistant Training Partner

The success of your Medical Assistant (MA) program depends on the quality of the learning solutions and certification partner. A reputable partner offering Nationally accredited certifications can have a profound impact on the program.  

  • July 28, 2023 |
  • National Healthcareer Association

Two Great Options for Hiring and Upskilling Non-Certified Pharm Techs

The pharmacy technician shortage is a significant challenge facing the healthcare industry. It is putting a strain on pharmacists, pharmacy operations and patient care delivery.

  • July 27, 2023 |
  • National Healthcareer Association

Four Trends in Medical Assisting

As a health sciences educator, you know how important it is to align your program with the latest industry trends and developments. By keeping up with industry advancements, you can provide the most relevant and up-to-date information to best prepare your students for their future as medical assistants. 

  • July 25, 2023 |
  • National Healthcareer Association

Six Great Ways to Honor Your Pharmacy Technicians

National Pharm Tech Day is October 18  and it’s a perfect day to recognize a nd honor the hard work each pharmacy technician provides . But we know technicians work hard every day, so why not celebrate their dedication year - round? With so many new responsibilities and higher demand across the profession, it’s more important than ever to recognize   your technicians. Sincere appreciation goes a long way in increasing job satisfaction in a field where burnout has been high.
Here are a few ideas to recognize your pharmacy technicians.

1. Host an awards ceremony

Take some time over the lunch hour or host a special evening social hour to honor your technicians. Consider opportunities to award your technicians in fun and meaningful ways. Certificates like ‘Most Positive,’ ‘Hardest Worker,’ and ‘Most Detail Oriented’ can show your technicians you’re paying attention to their work. Looking for something super simple? Check out our certificate template here.

  • September 21, 2022 |
  • Casey Baker

Three Ways to Advance Your Medical Assistant Training Program to Meet 21st-Century Learning

Today’s medical assistant (CCMA) is challenged with an onslaught of information and more regularly challenged to solve increasingly complex issues than ever before.

  • August 29, 2022 |
  • Liz Botts

What Makes NHA’s Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) a Leader in the Profession?

When you’re looking for the best in medical billing and coding, look no further than the Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) program from National Healthcareer Association (NHA). NHA’s comprehensive, nationally accredited medical billing and coding certification leads the way, with a program designed to give learners a clear path to the medical billing and coding profession, including:

  • August 25, 2022 |
  • Virginia Ferrari, MHA, CMAA, CEHRS

Three Ways to Prepare Medical Assistant Students for the Workforce

Preparing students for today’s healthcare workforce goes beyond basic clinical and classroom instruction. Healthcare training encompasses so much more than thoroughly preparing allied healthcare students for their careers. The best clinical knowledge is essential of course, but they also need hard-to-teach skills like teamwork and communication, not to mention resources on how even to FIND the right job and prepare for interviews. 

  • August 16, 2022 |
  • Karen Schotanus

Top skills you need to be an effective Medical Administrative Assistant

Medical administrative assistants (CMAAs) work directly with their patients every day and make a real difference in the quality of care their patients receive. These allied health professionals perform administrative tasks that help healthcare offices run smoothly, and play an important role in the patient experience as they are usually the patient’s first point of contact.

Here are some of the top skills employers seek to succeed as a medical administrative assistant.

 Ready to master the technical and job-ready knowledge that’s demanded in this important healthcare role? MA SkillsBuilder™: Admin can help develop key skills to handle front and back-office responsibilities.

  • May 13, 2022 |
  • National Healthcareer Association
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