PIM ... Potentially Inappropriate Medication

PIM ... Potentially Inappropriate Medication

With their professional knowledge, inter-professional cooperation & communication skills, Pharmacy Technicians, Medical Assistants and Home Health Aids and other professionals in the medical network can address this concern and prevent many people from Potentially Inappropriate Medication and its effect on health and daily life.

Massage Therapy... More than just relaxing

Massage Therapy... More than just relaxing

A massage is not only a kind of therapy, which relaxes the patient. There are a lot more effects by the touch of a massage-therapist.

 

A well done a massage can

-     increase the blood flow and metabolism of tissue and muscle

-     influences tissue adhesions, which can cause disfunction and pain

-     Lower muscle tones [1]


[1] B. Reichert et. al. 2015. Massage-Therapy, Stuttgart. Georg Thieme Verlag , p. 27-29.

The Upside of Working on Holidays

The Upside of Working on Holidays

Take a minute to appreciate the many health care providers who care for patients with a smile during the holidays.

Medical Assistant VS. Certified Nursing Assistant

Medical Assistant VS. Certified Nursing Assistant

When thinking about a career as a Medical Assistant (MA) or a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) it is important to know what tasks you would like to perform, and what tasks you would like to avoid. Consider each positions key roles and see what positions is right for you. 

Generally, a CNA assists nurses and an MA assists doctors, paramedics, nurses, etc.

Medical Assistant Career Information - Greater West Palm Beach Area

Medical Assistant Career Information - Greater West Palm Beach Area

Whether you are just browsing or looking to change careers soon, there are FREE government resources that can help you make a more data-driven decision. In this article, we highlight West Palm Beach's medical assistant career statistics and showcase the government tool where the information was found.

Massage Therapy Helps Veterans With Reintegration

Massage Therapy Helps Veterans With Reintegration

According to a scholarly article published by the US National Library of Medicine 
National Institutes of Health, massage therapy has been linked to a reduction in physical pain, stress, depression, and anxiety from National Guard veterans upon reintegration from service in Iraq or Afghanistan.