Career Questions tagged Hospital And Health Care

The home to doctors and nurses, it is also a valuable education tool for students to volunteer and gain experience. There are multiple opportunities with the hospital and healthcare field...

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Christian G. May 13, 2016 580 views

Regarding the future of Physician Assistants, do you believe they will be allowed to do more in their respective areas of work.

I am considering a career as a Physician Assistant and I have always heard that PAs are not allowed to do as much as the Physicians. I am curious about the job and how it will change in the future. #doctor #science #medicine #pre-med #physician #careers #hospitals #hospital...

#hospital-and-health-care #career

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Hannah K. May 13, 2016 493 views

What is the most used college class topic for going into a Physical Therapy Career?

Considering a professional career in Physical Therapy but not completely sold on college for 7 yrs. I am starting with Exercise Science as an undergrad degree. #doctor #teaching #teacher #guidance-counselor #career-counselor #hospital...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Kayla P. May 13, 2016 591 views

How to specialize in a certain area of Nursing such as Pediatrics, Mental Health, etc.?

I want to broaden my nursing degree and specialize in an interesting area, but I have no clue how to go about doing such a thing. #college #nursing #nurse #degree #mental-health #healthcare...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Rylee S. May 13, 2016 511 views

Do you need business experience to start a private practice?

I plan to go to medical school and become a psychiatrist with a private practice. I'd like to avoid a double major in business if I can, but I don't know how to gain business experience in any other way. #doctor #psychiatry #psychiatrist #business #doctor...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Sara W. May 13, 2016 625 views

Is it better to get my Nurse practitioner or physicians assistant?

After I graduate with a nursing degree I want to go on and get either my NP or PA. Not sure which is better to get. #medicine #nurse #healthcare #physician #nurse-practitioner #doctor...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Seda S. May 13, 2016 347 views

What are some of the rewarding benefits of working as a doctor?

I am asking because through the hard times of stress, I need to continue thinking about the positive reasons why the career will be rewarding in the future. #doctor #medicine #hospital-and-health-care...

#college

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Nicole R. May 13, 2016 516 views
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Courtney S. May 13, 2016 825 views

How long does it take to become an Anesthesiologist?

I have wanted to become an Anesthesiologist for awhile now but never knew how long it would actually take me. #college #doctor #anesthesiologist #premed #science #medicine...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Courtney S. May 13, 2016 475 views

I am interested in becoming an Anesthesiologist. What majors would be recommended?

I am asking because I have talked to several doctors to see what college administrators are looking for and there is a divide in their answer. Some stay steer clear of any majors that have anything to do with science and others say focus mainly on the science aspect because it prepares you for...

#science #hospital-and-health-care #college #medicine #doctor #premed

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Haley F. May 12, 2016 475 views

What are the most interesting parts of being an OB/GYN?

I've always dreamed of being an OB/GYN. I would just like to know what makes the job worthwhile? #doctor #medicine #healthcare #obstetrics #science...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Elysia R. May 12, 2016 445 views

What factors/requirements are medical schools mainly looking for in the resumes and applications of prospective students?

I am thinking ahead about what my goals and priorities should be in undergrad in order to have a well-rounded application for when it's time to apply for medical schools. #medicine #hospital-and-health-care #hospitals #science...

#college

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Madison B. May 12, 2016 549 views

What should you expect if you want to become a trauma nurse?

I have always wanted to become a nurse and within the last few months I have been looking into the different kinds of things I can do with a nursing degree and decided trauma nursing sounded interesting and something different from what I would of expected but I'm still not quite sure on what...

#science #nursing #hospital-and-health-care #hospital #nurse #trauma-nursing

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azra F. May 12, 2016 484 views
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Vanessa B. Aug 12, 2016 519 views

Are there any efficient ways to finish medical school earlier?

I understand that becoming a doctor is a long process but I want to finish my schooling earlier so that I can explore the world around me and to broaden my perspective of the world around me. #travel #college-advice #medicine...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Taylor I. Oct 27, 2016 694 views

Do you need to have strong emotional discipline to work in a hospital?

I want to work in one but am afraid I will be affected by deaths. #doctor...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Allison S. Oct 27, 2016 965 views
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William G. Oct 28, 2016 467 views

How closely do interventional radiologists and cardiologists work?

Premed candidate trying to learn about different specialties #medicine #cardiology #radiology...

#hospital-and-health-care

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JAZMYN O. Oct 31, 2016 369 views

Is it possible for an OB-GYN not to become attached or effected by still born births? If so, how?

I am focusing on this area of expertise however I am aware of potential emotional events that way happen within my career as an Obstetrician. #ob-gyn #medicine #career-counseling...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Maria A. Oct 31, 2016 389 views

What are some specific fields within biology or biochemical engineering that are currently lacking in positions?

I want to go into the medical field and major in biology. As of now I like everything in Biology and science and would like some help in narrowing things down. There are so many specific fields related to this category which I could choose from and I would like to know which one society is...

#biology #biomedical-engineering #hospital-and-health-care #medicine

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Mari B. Oct 30, 2016 519 views

When was the moment that you knew you wanted to be in the medical career?

I knew I wanted to be in medicine since I was a sophomore in high school. What about everyone else? Are you still going to, or already have, specialized in the area of medicine you wanted to when you first knew you wanted to be in medicine? #medicine #hospital-and-health-care...

#career-choice

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Lyndsey O. Oct 29, 2016 467 views

How demanding is a job in pediatric nursing?

I am currently deciding on which program to apply to- pediatric nursing or emergency-care nursing. #nursing #healthcare #registered-nurses #pediatrics #pediatric-nursing...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Pradyuth T. Oct 29, 2016 477 views

Best Major and Minors to take in college to become a sports med doctor?

I want to be a sports medicine doctor in the future and was wondering which classes would best aid me in med school for my career path #anatomy #physiology #medicine #sports-medicine #college-major...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Saul G. Oct 29, 2016 659 views

Can a doctor live a fulfilling life as a doctor and as a parent?

I am asking this because out of all the doctors I have met throughout my time, they have said that they are extremely busy and barely go home. I am curious on how doctors manage their career and family life. Since I want to have children, this always gets me thinking at times. #medicine...

#work-life-balance #hospital-and-health-care #career-counseling

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Denisia P. May 11, 2016 356 views

How competitive is the surgery health field?

High School Graduate wanting to know the stakes. #surgery #medicine #hospital-and-health-care #college...

#career

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Linda R. May 11, 2016 682 views

What classes should i take if i want to become a pediatrician?

what should i major in? what school is a good choice for pediatrics? #pediatrician #college #hospital-and-health-care #career...

#medicine

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Remy U. May 11, 2016 472 views
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Elizabeth M. May 11, 2016 532 views

Is there a personality difference between PA's and DNP's and if so, should I consider this when making a career choice?

I understand that PA's tend to be task oriented, check it off the list, get it done and move on type of personalities vs nurses who might have a similar job description, but tend to be more compassionate and nurturing. I definitely tend to lean towards the PA type but my college of choice does...

#nursing #hospital-and-health-care #physician #hospital #medicine #college

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symonraja M. May 11, 2016 824 views
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shaheen S. May 11, 2016 445 views

How do I become a doctor?