School of Health Sciences Blog

This healthcare blog features healthcare articles and infographics about career and educational paths within the healthcare industry. Written by healthcare faculty and students at Rasmussen College, you'll be sure to find relevant information about careers and educational paths in the medical field.

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6 Reasons Becoming a Surgical Tech Is Worth It

Surgical technologists go by many titles: Surgical tech, operating room technician, scrub tech or surgical assistant. But regardless of what you call them, they all play an integral role on the operating room team. Learn about some appealing perks of playing this role.

10 Insights You Won’t Find in the Medical Lab Technician Job Description

If you’re thinking of pursuing a medical lab technician career, it’s always good to learn as much as you can about the role. To help with this, we compiled a list of insider tips and insight from the medical lab professionals who know there’s more to the job than what you’ll find in a help wanted ad.

9 Notable Reasons to Become a Medical Assistant Now

Whether the idea of working in the medical field has been a long-time dream placed on the back burner or a newly-sparked interest, a medical assistant career can be a great place to get your start in the healthcare industry. We know you don’t take this decision lightly, so we’ve compiled this list of reasons why there’s no better time than now to become a medical assistant.

6 Invaluable Ways Community Health Workers Impact Our Lives

You've heard that community health workers positively impact our society, but what does this work actually look like in action? Join us as we take a closer look at a few of the many ways these professionals benefit our communities day in and day out.

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