What healthcare job takes the least amount of schooling?
I know the quick ones don't make a lot of money, but I'm tired of the retail field! I'm going to start online classes to work toward a BS in Medical Imaging Technology but I still need to work while I do that schooling. I also know it will be helpful to get some patient care experience. As far as I can tell, Phlebotomy looks like the fastest with a 12wk course. All suggestions are appreciated :)
Asked By: iamsamiam87 - 5/6/2010
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Yeah Phlebotomy is fast and it's something I'll be looking into soon. I'm finishing up my EMT-Basic course this trimester (two trimesters total) and I'll be certified to provide emergency care on an ambulance. Not in it for the money but you learn a lot of skills and fast.
Answered By: brodowicz0362 - 5/7/2010
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Nurses assistant. I believe it doesn't take long to get a certificate in that.
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Answered By: Erika - 5/6/2010
Cna (certified nursing assistant) has an accelerated program of 3week in certain schools. But i recommend that you try an LPN program that last 1year in in Washington DC an VA area. An LPN can make between $18 to $25/h or more... More
Answered By: rnwannaby - 5/6/2010
what they said
Answered By: Nikki T - 5/6/2010
I work as a health care recruiter and just attended a job fair last week where there were a ton of newly-trained medical workers (including imaging) that couldn't find jobs. Make sure there is demand in your area for whatever you want to do and that the pay for someone without experience is more than you are making in... More
Answered By: PA-NP Recruiter - 5/6/2010
Hey ! Now you can earn money from the home base jobs and its too easy to make money... More
Answered By: Anglena - 5/8/2010
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