Top 5 Jobs to Work Remotely

If it is one thing that people have learned during the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s that having a career that allows you to work remotely can come in handy. Over the last several years, remote jobs have become increasingly common. Many people wonder whether or not remote work will become the norm. For people who have been recently laid off, now may be the time to invest in training for a career with remote work opportunities. This article will list the top 5 jobs to work remotely and recommend career training options to qualify for those jobs. #1 Remote Customer Service …

Healthcare Industry Needs Medical Assistants

The rapid spread of the Coronavirus has put the healthcare industry in a tailspin. Today, brave and noble healthcare workers are on the frontline saving lives. More healthcare workers are needed. There has been no time in recent history when medical assistants have been in such high demand. According to Reader’s Digest, the demand for trained medical personnel has skyrocketed. Medical Office Professionals are needed to process insurance paperwork for patients. Medical Assistants are needed to take vital signs and collect samples for lab tests. There is also a dire need for Medical Office Administrators to perform vital administrative duties …

CTI Medical Assistants 3rd Annual 2019 Winter Drive for the Homeless

This holiday season, there are thousands of people in Washington D.C. who don’t know how they will get their next meal. Many of these people include working poor-families, fixed-income seniors, low-income military families, the homeless, and children living in poverty. A recent survey showed that there are approximately 6,904 homeless people in D.C. In addition, according to the Census Bureau, 14 percent of the District’s 28,400 veterans are reportedly living in poverty. Federal and local providers of human services are trying to help veterans at risk of becoming homeless. A VA spokeswoman recently told The Times, “We’re actively looking to …

Top 6 Questions about being a Medical Assistant

When you are considering training for a new career, such as training as a medical assistant, you may have many questions. There is a lot you need to know about the medical assistant career field before you make a choice. Below you will find the top 6 questions about being a medical assistant. #1 How much does a medical assistant get paid? According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2018, the average pay for medical assistants was about $33,610 per year. Salaries may be higher depending on certification and years of experience. #2 What is the highest paid …

Phlebotomy and being a Medical Assistant

Did you know that Phlebotomy is a big part of being a medical assistant? If you are interested in a career as a phlebotomist, consider a career as a medical assistant. Learn the difference between being a phlebotomist and a medical assistant. Both are great careers. Find out which one is best for you. Phlebotomy involves drawing blood from patients and getting a lab order ready. Phlebotomy offers the opportunity to work at a clinic or hospital, or lab. However, if you’re searching for a healthcare career that goes beyond drawing blood, it’s worthwhile considering a career as a medical …

Discover a Career in Medical Office Administration

If you’re ready for a new career, then Career Technical Institute’s Medical Office Administration program can help create a brighter future for yourself. Healthcare jobs are in high demand and at CTI you’ll learn medical terminology and billing, as well as, basic health care procedures and patient care. CTI offers day, evening, and online courses to meet any schedule. Start your new rewarding career in health care today with the Medical Office Administration Program at CTI! Contact an Admissions Advisors today to learn more about this program. Call 888-516-5339 today!