Med School Series: The Application Process

Feb 23, 2017

If you are hoping to one day become a physician, you understand what it takes to get there. You have likely prepared for years to get to this point, working hard in challenging high school and college courses, shadowing and working alongside medical professionals, and doing everything you can to build your resume -- and the time has finally come to begin the application process.

Speech Pathologist Job Trends

Feb 21, 2017

A  career in speech pathology (sometimes called speech therapy) is one that helps patients by assessing, diagnosing, treating, and sometimes preventing various communication and swallowing disorders brought on by stroke, brain injury, hearing loss, developmental delay, Parkinson’s disease, a cleft palate, autism, cerebral palsy, or emotional problems.

Careers in Military Nursing

Feb 16, 2017

Obtaining an RN licensure opens up a world of healthcare career options. Registered nurses can work in a variety of specialties in physician’s offices, hospitals, nursing homes, home health care services, and more.

The Best Cities for Healthcare Professionals to Rent

Feb 16, 2017

With the salaries of healthcare employees on the rise and employers trying to draw talent from far and wide, the percent of your income taken by your monthly rent can play a major factor in choosing a location to settle down.

The Pros and Cons of Caribbean Medical Schools

Feb 14, 2017

In 2015, there were 52,550 applicants to American medical schools according to the American Academy of Medical Colleges (AAMC). 20,630 enrolled.

Med School Series: How to Choose the Right Medical School for You

Feb 10, 2017

The road to becoming a physician is long and arduous.

6 Great Careers in Hospital Emergency Rooms

Feb 7, 2017

Emergency rooms (ER) have long been the subject of drama and are considered one of the most fascinating areas of medical care. Oftentimes, careers in the ER are what people think of when they first consider a medical career or job, due to their high degree of visibility in popular media.

Physician Burnout in Hospital & Clinical Careers

Feb 2, 2017

Job or career burnout can happen anywhere — and to anyone. No matter how much you may have once loved your job — or the idea of it — too much inner or outer office stress can make your time at work miserable. Worse yet, any work-related stress can trickle into your personal life, a problem that can affect your general health and happiness.

INFOGRAPHIC: The 25 Best Healthcare Jobs of 2017

Jan 30, 2017

Trends in healthcare careers are constantly changing. Every January, U.S. News & World Report stays on top of these trends by ranking the Top 25 Healthcare Jobs of the new year.

Med School Series: How to Prepare for Medical School in High School and College

Jan 27, 2017

Being a physician is one of the most rewarding and highest paying hospital careers out there. There are currently 854,698 practicing physicians in the United States. Although there are so many of them, becoming one isn’t as easy as it looks.