Posts Categorized: Job Seeking Tips & Tricks

How Can Nurses Improve the Patient Experience?

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The patient experience is the interactions that patients have with the health care system. It includes their care from health plans, doctors, nurses and staff in hospitals, physician offices and other health care facilities. The patient experience is a component of health care quality and includes characteristics of health care delivery that patients value when they seek and receive… Read more »

Tips for Entering Health Care as a New Graduate

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Now that you are a new health care graduate, it is time to find a job. You have put in endless hours of work toward your goal, and now it is time for the reward. Here are a few items to recollect as you begin your search for your first health care job.  The Search  When you begin your job search… Read more »

Why You Should Not Wait to Start Looking for a Job

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You may be among the 30 million workers making unemployment claims. Soon, you will have to choose between returning to work or staying home to stay safe. Staying home may seem like a clear choice now, but here are some considerations for returning now.   Your Unemployment Benefits May Disappear  A requirement for filing for unemployment benefits is that… Read more »

Do I Still Get Health Insurance With a Staffing Company?

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When you find a job through a staffing company, the company you will be working for pays the staffing company a contracted rate. Your staffing agency then pays you your wages. So, when you obtain a job through a staffing agency, you do not receive the company’s benefits because the staffing company technically employs you…. Read more »

Maneuvering Your Job Search Through COVID-19

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Right now times are very uncertain, very stressful and even a bit frightening. The COVID-19 outbreak has not only caused a health crisis but an economic crisis, as well. In a matter of days, millions of people found themselves suddenly out of work. Millions more are weeks or even days away from losing their jobs, and millions more still are… Read more »

What Do I Wear for My Medical Assistant Job Interview?

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As a medical assistant, you will be directly interacting with patients and their families, so it is essential that you always look professional. Remember that a job interview is much more than just a review of your accomplishments and work history. The interviewer will be listening to your responses, checking your promptness, and looking at how you dress.  … Read more »

How do I Start Preparing for My Interview?

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Does your schedule include an upcoming job interview? You must prepare in advance for your job interview to secure the job. There are measures that you can take to help you make an exceptional impression on your potential employer. Understand the Job Description Use the potential employer’s job description as a guide to help you… Read more »