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What Are the Requirements for Opening a Daycare Center?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Feb 18, 2020

If you have a passion for caring for children, watching them grow and learn, then deciding to open a daycare center could be the right decision for you. However, before you place an open for business sign in the window, there are some things you’ll need to check off of your to-do list first.

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Topics: Early Childhood Education, Childcare Director, Accredited

Seven Things You May Not Know About Medical Assistants

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Feb 13, 2020

Patient population is growing, and hospitals and healthcare facilities are striving to keep up with that need. Medical assistants are an important part of the healthcare team. Medical assisting could be the right move for someone looking to work with patients and begin a career in healthcare. Here are seven things you may not have realized about medical assistants:

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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant, Medical Assistant, Medical Assistant Program Toledo, OH., MA Program, Accredited

Are You a Good Fit for a Career in Education?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Feb 11, 2020

 

When you choose a career in early childhood education, you’ll play an important role in a child’s life. You’ll be a caring and responsible role model who provides warmth, attention, and enthusiasm for all the growth you’ll help foster.

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Topics: Early Childhood Education, Kindergarten Teacher, ECE, Flexible Class Schedule, preschool teacher, Accredited

Excel in Your Career as a Medical Assistant

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Feb 7, 2020

One of the biggest industries in the US right now is the healthcare industry. There are many careers in healthcare beyond nurses and physicians, and all are in demand. Medical assistants aid healthcare providers in a variety of settings and assist with both administrative and clinical tasks. Currently, medical assisting is one of the fastest growing occupations, and the need is expected to grow in the future.

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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant, Medical Assistant, Flexible Class Schedule, Medical Assistant Program Toledo, OH., MA Program, Accredited

The Best Medical Assistants Understand Good Customer Service

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Jan 23, 2020

When you think about a medical assistant and what they do, customer service might not ever cross your mind. You probably picture them collecting blood samples and taking vital signs. While these are also medical assistant duties and responsibilities, one of the most important tasks a medical assistant has is providing good customer service.

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Topics: Medical Assistant, Flexible Class Schedule, Medical Assistant Program Toledo, OH., MA Program, Accredited

Choosing an Accredited Medical Assistant Program

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Jan 16, 2020

When researching different Medical Assistant training program options, there are always multiple things to consider. You may be tempted to choose a school or program based on the proximity to your home, or whether or not they offer day or evening classes.

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Topics: Clinical Medical Assistant, Medical Assistant, Flexible Class Schedule, Medical Assistant Program Toledo, OH., MA Program, Accredited

Careers Medical Assistants Can Shift Into

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Dec 30, 2019

With the demand for quality healthcare rising by the day, medical assistants provide critical services that help sustain patient health. Hospitals, private clinics, nursing homes, and other locations rely on medical assistants to fuel their daily operations. In fact, the demand for medical assisting services is expected to rise by 23% over the next 10 years.

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Topics: Medical Assistant, Flexible Class Schedule, Medical Assistant Program Toledo, OH., MA Program, Accredited

How Often Will I Need to Re-Certify as a Medical Assistant?

Posted by Athena Career Academy on Dec 23, 2019

Have you been recently certified as a medical assistant, or looking to get your certification for the first time? Then it’s important to know how long your certification will last before you’re required to re-certify, so you can plan accordingly for the future. Today, we’ll talk about the basics of recertification, why it’s required, and what you can do to make sure the process is painless and simple.

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Topics: Medical Assistant, Flexible Class Schedule, Medical Assistant Program Toledo, OH., MA Program, Accredited