Career Questions tagged Medicine

There are a large number of careers in the field of Medicine. Some of the most popular include Doctor, Nurse, Pharmacist, Optician, and much more. To learn more about these...

What type of certifications do you have

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How do I apply for medical school?

My career goal is to become a doctor. What are the steps to applying for medical school? #medicine #doctor #college #med-school...

#career

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Posted by Bobby C.’s Avatar Bobby C.
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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Bobby: It's awesome that you want to become a doctor. ...
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Kathleen Madden | Staff RN at Hunterdon Medical Center Becoming a nurse was the best feeling in the world! Anytime ...

Where can I volunteer as a Lab Assistant in a clinical setting?

I'm trying to get experience and shadowing opportunities at a hospital to either use for insight as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist. I also want to shadow Physician Assistants if possible. #medical #healthcare #medicine #cls...

#clinicallabscientist

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Active Feb 10 at 12:53 AM

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Posted by Melissa R.’s Avatar Melissa R.
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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Melissa: I recommend you check with the following resources on ...

when did you figure you wanted t be a Nurse Anesthetist?

Was it when you were in high school or college or at a younger age? #nursing #healthcare #medicine #anesthesiology #anasthesia...

#surgery

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Active Feb 08 at 04:20 AM

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Do doctors get fired if a baby or mother dies?

I'm also curious what doctors usually do? #medicine #doctor #surgery #healthcare (This question was slightly edited by an admin for...

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Active Feb 13 at 06:39 AM

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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Aliza, If a baby or mother dies, due to medical complications, ...

What's the most awarding part of the job?

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Active Feb 11 at 12:19 AM

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Posted by Owen K.’s Avatar Owen K.
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Hwal Lee | PA-S Owen,I'm not sure which job you were referring to, but as ...

What college is best for becoming a surgeon?

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Active Feb 12 at 02:11 AM

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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Nadila: I agree that John Hopkins University is one of ...

what college is best for sports medicine and bio engineering

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Active Feb 09 at 04:30 PM

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Posted by Winfred S.’s Avatar Winfred S.
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Vicki Watts | College and Career Counselor at East Central ISD That answer will vary. The best place to search for colleges/universities ...

Do you have to be smart to become a pediatrition

I love kids and want to be a pediatrition but I’m not sure wheather I’m smart enough to be one ?...

#medicine

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Active Feb 03 at 09:44 PM

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Posted by Libby S.’s Avatar Libby S.
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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Libby: This is a great question. I'm answering it from ...

Will you be able to work while studying neurosurgery

Like a nurse or any profession in the medical field....

#medicine

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Active Jan 26 at 09:19 PM

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whats it like to be a sports med physician assistant?

I just want to know the steps to take. #medicine #physician #healthcare #doctor...

#premed

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Active Jan 26 at 04:46 AM

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Posted by Ashlyn R.’s Avatar Ashlyn R.
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Stephanie Zawada Awesome - the allied health field has great opportunities and a ...

How do you know that a registered certified medical assistant?

I'm Quartney. I'm a student at the Denison job corp. I think i would enjoy working in a pediatric clinic. I would apprecitate a your perspective on the practical aspects of working in this feild. #medical #medicine #nursing...

#healthcare

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Active Jan 17 at 11:39 PM

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Posted by Quartney P.’s Avatar Quartney P.
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Alicia Guy | Bachelor of Science (B.S.) at Northeastern State University With pediatrics you not only deal with the patient but you ...

How much did this career cost?

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Active Jan 26 at 04:32 AM

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Stephanie Zawada Medical school is one of the most expensive career options. The ...

How many years did you take to become an anesthesiologist?

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Active Jan 30 at 05:37 PM

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Sundas Ejaz | Pharmacist It depends on when you start counting... Four years of college, ...
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Hwal Lee | PA-S Yasmine,I'm a non-traditional student who worked professionally for a few years ...

How long does it take to become a physical Therapist?

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Active Jan 21 at 11:16 PM

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Posted by Francisco G.’s Avatar Francisco G.
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Colbie Jorgensen | Clinic Director/Physical Therapist at SWPhysicalTherapy 4 years of undergraduate or a Bachelors degrees that includes the ...

How many years of school do i need to complete to become an obgyn or neonatologist?

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Posted by Arianna R.’s Avatar Arianna R.
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Nicole Ponzini | Helping Businesses Modernize Digital Operations I believe it is around 12 years based this article https://www.wikihow.com/Become-an-Ob-Gyn

What are the daily struggles of a medical assistant?

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Active Jan 17 at 11:55 PM

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Posted by Paloma T.’s Avatar Paloma T.
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Alicia Guy | Bachelor of Science (B.S.) at Northeastern State University The daily struggles of medical assistants can vary from place to ...

What degree do i need to become an obgyn or a neonatologist ?

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Active Feb 05 at 07:41 PM

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Posted by Arianna R.’s Avatar Arianna R.
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Tyicha Turner | Registered Behavior Technician Complete an Undergraduate Degree Program. Pursue a four-year undergraduate degree, such as a Bachelor of Science in ...

What are tips to balance free time and studying during Med school?

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Active Jan 18 at 12:02 AM

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Posted by Nicholas L.’s Avatar Nicholas L.
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Alicia Guy | Bachelor of Science (B.S.) at Northeastern State University When getting my AAS in Medical Lab Technology I worked two ...

What is best career in the medical field being around children?

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Active Feb 13 at 01:20 AM

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Posted by alex P.’s Avatar alex P.
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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Alex: My son is a second year Pediatrician resident. He ...

What are some things that people should consider before going into the medical field?

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Active Jan 11 at 09:34 AM

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Hammdy Beydoun | Business Development Engineer How long the journey is and the amount of dedication and ...

What would be a good major for a pre-med student interested in neurosurgery?

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Active Jan 24 at 04:02 AM

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Trinidad Maez | Customer Pro Speech and Hearing Sciences getting into cochlear and brain development at ...
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Gordana Ostojic | Manager - Customer ServiceCustomer Loyalty Group Hi Melina, Medical field has a lot of options today. It ...

How long does it take to become a pediatrician? (years of school)

I would like to major in the medical field, i'm in 11th grade. #medicine #doctor #pediatrics #medical #pediatrician #pediatrics #doctor #medicine #medical...

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Active Jan 25 at 01:17 AM

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Posted by Melina D.’s Avatar Melina D.
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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Melina:Great to hear that you want to become a Pediatrician. ...
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Srishti Agrawal | Health Informatician || Influencer Hi Horizon! This is a great question! I used to work ...
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Joseph Butts | Marketing Professional {Skilled Writer + Dynamic Presenter + ... Hi Ruby. This is a great question because we all have ...

My goal in the future is to become a pediatrician, how should I prepare?

I am in 11th grade, and want to work in the medical field #pediatrics #pediatrician #nursing #medicine #medical...

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Active Jan 16 at 08:04 PM

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Posted by Melina D.’s Avatar Melina D.
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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Melina:Great to hear that you want to become a Pediatrician. ...
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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Ruby:During your college undergrad you could do a science major. ...

what is a typical day in the life of a Pediatrician?

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Active Jan 30 at 11:38 PM

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Posted by Ruby M.’s Avatar Ruby M.
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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Ruby: I researched your question and hope you find this ...

while in high school how did you know that you were interested in the medical field.

im interesting in the getting a job in the medical field but im not sure. #medicine #medical #healthcare...

#nurse

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Active Jan 27 at 07:52 PM

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Posted by jasmine M.’s Avatar jasmine M.
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Yuan Lu | Experienced in Biomedicine and Medicine It is not easy, I would say. The best way is ...

what are some good medical programs I can do while im still in high school?

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Active Jan 21 at 09:34 PM

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Posted by jasmine M.’s Avatar jasmine M.
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Reshma Mohiuddin Hello Jasmine,I recommend volunteering at your local hospital. It is a ...

What is the best things to study for the medical field?

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Active Jan 27 at 05:37 AM

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Posted by alex P.’s Avatar alex P.
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Veronica Adams | Creative Professional It would depend up what type medical field you want to ...

What classes can I take in college or what should I do in highschool to become a surgeon?

What classes should I take in college or in high school to become a surgeon? If I wanted to become a surgeon what steps can I do? #medicine #surgery #medical...

#doctor

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Active Jan 27 at 05:03 PM

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Posted by candy M.’s Avatar candy M.
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Jeff Weiser | Orthodontist Great question. Here’s what I did: Take every science and math ...

What advice would you give me to follow my steps in becoming a surgeon?

What are some advice that you guys could give me in order to become a surgeon? To be more specific, what classes should I take in college? #surgery #surgeon #medicine #healthcare...

#doctor

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Active Jan 08 at 08:43 PM

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Marci O'Driscoll | Scientist, writer, consultant. Meet with the academic advisor at your school about requirements at ...

how many years would I have to stay in college and what degrees would i have to get in order to become a surgeon?

How long would I have to stay in school? If I wanted to go to community college is there some that may help me pursue my dream of being a surgeon? What degrees would I need to become a surgeon? What is some advice I could get? #doctor #healthcare #medical #surgery #college...

#medicine

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Active Jan 22 at 04:31 PM

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Posted by candy M.’s Avatar candy M.
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Eric Slocum | Software Engineer @ AT&T I would think at least 8 years.Medical School is where you ...
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Andrea H | Recruiter Hi Chelsea. So exciting that you are interested in becoming a ...

what kind of classes do you have to take to become a nurse?

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Active Jan 18 at 06:45 AM

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Posted by jasmine M.’s Avatar jasmine M.
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Dorothy Johnson | Mastered Prepared Registered Nurse Anatomy and physiology, biology,math, statistics, English, psychology, nursing theorist, nursing application ...

Does it matter what college you go to if you want to study in kinesiology?

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Active Jan 08 at 09:35 PM

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Melissa McFaul | Physical Therapist Hi! The answer to this question depends on what you want ...

what are some challenges you faced while becoming a nurse?

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Active Jan 07 at 08:52 PM

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Posted by jasmine M.’s Avatar jasmine M.

Med School

How do I make myself stand out amongst other med school applicants? #doctor #premed #medicine...

#medical-school

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Active Feb 04 at 07:54 PM

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Posted by Taylor K.’s Avatar Taylor K.
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William Cox, M.D. | Medical Practice Professional You need to make certain you address what Medical Schools are ...

Career Path

How does one narrow down their career paths in the medical field when they aren't completely sure of their interests? #medicine...

#career

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Active Jan 04 at 06:37 AM

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Posted by Taylor K.’s Avatar Taylor K.
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Nakisha Renee Jones | Finance Specialist - Business Skills Rotation Program at ... Hi Taylor,You might consider doing informational interviews or job shadows (less ...

What are some challenges that you faced when on your journey to becoming a physical therapist?

I am enrolled at fred g Acosta job corp and I am wanting to become a physical therapist #physical-therapy #physical #medicine...

#therapy

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Active Jan 08 at 09:47 PM

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Posted by sarahi R.’s Avatar sarahi R.
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Melissa McFaul | Physical Therapist Hi! Are you referring to getting into PT school or once ...

How much does a midwive make an hour? and what is their salary?

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Active Dec 21 '18 at 02:08 PM

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Posted by Marian G.’s Avatar Marian G.
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Carol Kampf | Recruiter Hi MarianWhile I have not recruited specifically for midwives, I have ...

How long did it take you to become a midwive?

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Active Dec 19 '18 at 03:31 PM

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Posted by Marian G.’s Avatar Marian G.

1-How long did it take to make it to RN

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Active Dec 29 '18 at 06:25 PM

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Posted by diana A.’s Avatar diana A.
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Bonnie Lyons | RN, PHN There are prerequisite courses required before acceptance into most nursing programs. ...

Does it matter which medical school you go to?

If you want to become an emergency medicine doctor, does it matter which med school you go to? #medicine #doctor #premed...

#medical

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Active Dec 26 '18 at 11:54 PM

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Posted by Jenna F.’s Avatar Jenna F.
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Dimple Khona | Pediatric Hospitalist and Integrative Medicine Physician Very nuanced and complicated question. I would say like most things ...

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