Should You Become a Medical Doctor?

The path to an MD is a long and difficult journey. And once you receive your medical degree, the hard work is far from over. Many high school and college students express interest in the medical field, but often their reasons aren’t sound. If you’re thinking about becoming a physician, consider the following factors before Read More …

Are More Pipelines the Answer to More Black Males Enrolled in Medical School?

Marc Nivet, the chief diversity officer at the Association of American Medical Colleges, recently spoke out about the decrease in black male medical students. At the Howard University Symposium on United States Healthcare, Nivet took the stage and startled audience members, when he told them that fewer black males were enrolled in medical school last Read More …

10 Great Career Options in Nursing

Nursing is an obvious choice for those seeking a high demand and secure career. But you may not be aware of all the interesting specialties within the nursing profession. Although nursing isn’t right for everyone, the field does offer plenty of options to suit a variety of interests. Take a look at ten career paths Read More …

Career Planning for Healthcare Students

You’ve chosen a career path and now the big decision is – what area of expertise should you follow? There are many different areas in the medical field that one could explore. Some of the most popular options would be nursing, CNA, radiology and operating room technicians, as well as medical assistants. For those students Read More …

Healthcare Careers for Introverts

Michelle Ress via Compfight Healthcare is a growing field with greater job security and growth than most industries.  Introverts might look at the more popular healthcare careers and decide to avoid the field altogether, but nurses and physicians represent only two of the hundreds of career options in the medical field. Whether you’re an introvert Read More …

Health Care Careers You May Not Have Considered

Even if you don’t want to be a doctor or a nurse, you shouldn’t overlook the health care industry when planning your career. With an aging population, this is a fast-growing field where you are almost guaranteed a job. Consider the following (less obvious) careers in health care: 1. Audiologist Audiologists evaluate hearing, diagnose hearing Read More …