Career questions tagged hospital-and-health-care
How responsible do you have to be to know you should become an anesthesiologist?
I am a straight A's 14 year old girl who gets all their work done on time and does very well in school. I was wondering if I have to become even more responsible to be a great anesthesiologist in the future?
How to start a mobile clinic for skin cancer screening for low income communities?
I have an idea in mind but not sure how to start. Like how do I gather a team of volunteers, partner with local clinics, gather funding, etc?
Which healthcare setting is it better to work in?
Which healthcare setting is it better to work in an urgent care setting, hospital setting or doctors office setting as a Certified Medical Assistant here in Alaska?
What is daily life like for most Dermatologists in general?
On average, how many patients do you see everyday and how many hours do you work every week? Do you have more of a flexible schedule or not?
What are some good high school courses that I can take in order to help me become a Dermatologist?
I am interested in becoming a Dermatologist in the future. I am wondering if there are any specific classes that I can take in high school to help prepare myself for my future?
What can I do to get accepted to a good health care college school?
Those with GPAs greater than 3.79 who also scored above 517 on the MCAT had acceptance rates of 87.8%. While you can still get into medical school with a low GPA, these stats indicate the connection between GPA and MCAT scores and speak to their importance in the selection process.
How did you go about getting into EMT and can you progress further in the medical field from there?
I am planning on going for EMT, but I am worried about hitting a wall. I want to go for my Masters degree and aim to be a Health Specialties Teacher. Should I just stick to college and get my Masters or would EMT be a good foot in the door?
How do I get a part-time job/ internship in 4 days?
I completed my medical school and did 1 year internship in tertiary care hospital outside US. Highly interested in working somewhere related to my field. I am a student of PMBA with major track as healthcare marketing.
What is it like to be a perioperative nurse?
Hello I am a 10th grader that is interested in working in the surgical field and i am looking to interview a Perioperative Nurse. What does your day to day life look like? What is your cost of living? Do you get a livable wage? What type of skills are needed? What is your work environment like? What type of education is needed?
How should I start my nursing career ? Where should I go to start??
I am currently 15 in sophomore what should I do if I want to pursued my career and get in the medical field or med-school i don’t know what kind of nurse I want to be I just want to help others and care for them idk what I should do right now and I want to start everything early and I am planning on graduating early so I can see what I need to do while I’m still young and be able to do things by myself right now and help others while I can. So give me an idea of what kind of nurses I should be. Or what I should do.
How can you figure out what path to take when getting into the medical field?
As someone who wants to get into the medical field, I am still unsure on what career path to take. How would I know what path I should take in such as big field? I am personally interested in dermatology, however, I am unsure if I want to go through med school.
So while doing training to become a MA, after I get into a job position shortly after is that when I should start seeking out advancement like going from MA to Travel Nurse and/or becoming a RN That way I do not stay in the same salary bracket.?
What inspired you to become a plastic surgeon?
Please advice me, so I can become a more informed and prepared student for this new pathway that I'm choosing for. I'd be more than glad to get any advice to start my career! Could you describe a typical day or week in your practice?How do you stay updated with the latest advancements and techniques in plastic surgery?Can you share some of the most rewarding cases you've worked on?What are the key skills and qualities a successful plastic surgeon should possess?How do you approach patient consultations and ensure they have realistic expectations?Could you talk about any challenging cases you've encountered and how you addressed them?What are some common misconceptions about plastic surgery that you frequently encounter?How do you prioritize patient safety and minimize potential risks during procedures?Are there any specific areas within plastic surgery that you find particularly fascinating or challenging?How do you handle post-operative care and follow-up with your patients?Can you offer any advice for aspiring plastic surgeons regarding education and training?What ethical considerations are important in the field of plastic surgery?How do you manage the emotional aspects of working with patients who may have deep personal reasons for seeking surgery?What trends or emerging technologies do you see influencing the future of plastic surgery??