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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7 Critical Factors that Impact Patient Experience

Despite our obvious advances in treatments and outcomes, the patient experience in many healthcare facilities still leaves a lot to be desired. In this article, we will take a look at what’s driving this change as well as some of the critical—and potentially overlooked—factors that impact the patient experience.

30 Healthcare Blogs to Help You Keep a Pulse on the Industry

From technology, news and policy to administration, marketing and jobs, there are scores of sharp minds talking about the exact healthcare topics you’re interested in. Take a look at the following 30 healthcare blogs—you may find a few you want to bookmark and add to your weekly reading list!

What Can You Do With a Health & Wellness Degree?

A health and wellness degree can allow you to capitalize on the opportunities in healthcare and benefit the lives of patients. But what can you do with a health and wellness degree specifically? We identified some of the top opportunities available in the field.

Medical Assistant vs. Patient Care Technician: What You Need to Know

These two careers allow you to work closely with patients and make a difference in their lives. But MAs and PCTs have their own distinctive jobs in healthcare. We gathered the essential information about each position, so you can make an informed decision about which suits you best.