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Giving the Gift of Education

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During the holiday season, everyone has a different opinion on what makes the perfect gift. Some people prefer clothing due to its longevity and use. Other people like to gift desserts or food to create sweet holiday memories. Whatever your idea of the perfect present may be, there’s no doubt about the value of the gift of education, whether for yourself or a loved one. The True Value of an Education in the Healthcare Field… Read More

Holiday Greetings

Hello Cambridge College Students, Faculty and Friends— It is that time of year again as the holidays are quickly approaching on us. With our students, faculty and friends soon to be with their friends and families, we all want to make sure everyone has a safe and fulfilling holiday season. With all the hurricane season activity this year, we have observed the dedication of many Cambridge leaders with helping others. That is what Cambridge stands… Read More

What’s the Difference Between a Technician and Technologist in Radiology?

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The terms Radiology Technician and Radiology Technologist are used interchangeably. So what’s the difference between a Technician and a Technologist in Radiology? Absolutely nothing. The two positions are one in the same, requiring the same duties and education. Radiology Technician v. Radiology Technologist There is a simple reason why these two terms exist; and why they cause confusion. Radiologic Technician is the original term used for this position. As the healthcare field has grown and… Read More

Our Commitment to Students

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Nurturing the Future of the Healthcare Field At Cambridge College of Healthcare & Technology and Cambridge Institute of Allied Health & Technology, we firmly believe that it is our duty and responsibility to arm students with the education, skills and tools needed to succeed in the modern healthcare field. That philosophy is a driving force behind every interaction, strategic decision and program offering. Here’s a look at what Cambridge has to offer to help you… Read More

Who Can a Medical Assistant Work For?

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Qualified Medical Assistants Have Many Employment Options Qualified medical assistants are among the most sought-after professionals in the country. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment opportunities for qualified Medical Assistants are expected to grow 29 percent from 2016 to 2026. In that time, more than 140,000 new Medical Assistant jobs will become available to qualified candidates. Contrary to popular belief, the demand for medical assistants reaches far outside physicians’ offices and clinics…. Read More

Who Should Become a Medical Assistant?

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Exploring the Key Traits of Successful Medical Assistants If you are considering a career as a medical assistant, you’re likely wondering whether the job would be a good fit for your skills and personality. While there is no way to predict the enjoyment and satisfaction you will ultimately receive from working as a medical assistant, there are several key personality traits that lend themselves to success in the career. The most common traits of successful… Read More

Why Being a Medical Assistant Is a Good Career

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The Benefits of Becoming a Medical Assistant  Exploring the potential benefits of a career is a great way to help plan for your future and your education. A career as a medical assistant offers many potential benefits—let’s explore the top benefits offered by current and past medical assistants. Earlier Entry into the Workforce To become a medical assistant, you must first complete an accredited certification program and pass an examination. Completion of a medical assistant… Read More

Are Medical Assistants and CNAs the Same?

Medical Assistant or CNA? Which Career Is Right for You? The healthcare field offers a wide range of career options for people interested in helping others and working in a rewarding position. Comparing the different career paths within the healthcare field can be difficult, however, as much confusion exists over each type of job’s specific responsibilities, salary and qualifications. When discussing career options with students, one of the most common questions we are asked here… Read More

What Can You Do With a Medical Assistant Certificate?

Where Can Your Medical Assistant Certificate Take You? When choosing an education path, there are many things to consider, including the type of knowledge and skills you will gain and the amount of time and money it will take to complete the program. Another key factor to consider is the type and number of career options available to you following successful completion of the program. What Types of Jobs Can You Get With a Medical… Read More

The Various Nursing Careers Available at Cambridge

Nursing careers offer a wide range of benefits, including rewarding work, competitive income and increasing employment opportunities. Another benefit of the nursing industry is its range of career options and opportunities for advancement. If you are interested in starting a career in nursing, it is important to explore the various options available to you, and to plan your education to meet the requirements of your intended career. Plotting Your Nursing Career Path Like many other… Read More