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Student Speak – VIVO Healthcare S8



As a leading healthcare training and education company, VIVO offers skill development vocational courses to help launch your career. The skill development courses are accredited by the most respected organizations in the field of healthcare and are recognized by leading employers in the industry.
The skill development courses provided by VIVO Healthcare are of Emergency Medical Technician, Dialysis Technician, General Duty Assistant, X-Ray Technician, Radiology Technician, Dental Assistant, Phlebotomy Technician, & Advanced Emergency Medical Technician.
VIVO Healthcare also offers health, safety and life support programs for corporate, schools and healthcare providers.
India, in need of skilled healthcare professionals
The health care sector in India is in need of skilled and efficient personnel who are excellent in medical science. Currently every city in India is witnessing a growth in the hospitals. This has resulted in a significant gap between the need that is the demand for trained and efficient health care personnel.

In a study by the Ernst & Young and KPMG it has been stated that in next twenty years to come, India will have to add up at least 1 lakh beds each year in order to meet the needs of the healthcare industry. Further, it is estimated that every bed will account for about five direct and twenty five indirect job opportunities in the healthcare sector.

Therefore, it’s a clear indication that the Indian healthcare industry will dominate the economy in future and there will be a huge demand for trained healthcare professionals in the market.

So now let’s discuss some of the skill development training programs for 10+2 passed individuals and healthcare professionals. These are some of the training programs which are currently in huge demand and can give new dimensions to your career.

• Emergency Medical Technician
The Emergency Medical Technician is trained to provide basic emergency medical care to emergency patients. They are skilled in all levels of basic life support (BLS) procedures. On successful completion of the course, students can work in hospitals, trauma centres, ambulances and range of other healthcare institutions.
• Advanced Emergency Medical Technician
The course is designed to educate and train healthcare professionals in advance aspects of emergency and pre-hospital care. On successful completion of the course, students can work in air ambulances, hospitals, trauma centres and range of other healthcare institutions
• X-Ray Technician
X-Ray Technicians are an important part of healthcare team. They are responsible for operating X-Ray machines and managing patients during the X-Ray procedure. X-Ray Technicians are trained to proficiency level whereby they are able to comply with safety regulations involved in the use of X-Ray equipment while on the job.

• Dialysis Technician
A Dialysis Technician is a trained technician that maintains and operates the equipment used for dialysis, a process that cleanses the blood of metabolic waste products. There is a huge demand for well-trained dialysis technicians with expertise in not only handling machines but also medical emergencies that may arise during dialysis.

• General Duty Assistant
General Duty Assistants (GDA) support the nursing staff of a hospital or other healthcare provider. Their job is to maintain hygiene levels to a certain standard and assist the nurse/doctor in discharging their duties. On successful completion of the course, students can work in nursing homes, home healthcare and hospitals.

• Radiology Technician
Radiology Technicians are trained to operate advanced radiographic equipment such as CT Scan, MRI, and X-Ray machines. These images are used by doctors and specialists to aid in diagnosis of illness and injuries. On successful completion of the course, students can work in diagnostic centers, hospitals, educational institutes etc.

• Dental Assistant
Dental Assistants support the dentist in the delivery of quality oral health care and are important members of the dental care team. Dental Assistant performs many tasks to assist the dentist before, during or after a procedure. On successful completion of the course, students can work as Dental Assistant in dental clinics, health clinics and healthcare institutes.

• Phlebotomy Technician
The job of the Phlebotomy Technician is to obtain blood and various other clinical specimens from the patients. On successful completion of the course, students can work in hospitals, blood banks, physician office or in independent labs.
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Blood Transfusion and Intravenous Infusion – Clinical Skills



This video – produced by students at Oxford University Medical School in conjunction with the faculty – demonstrates the principles and techniques underlying intravenous infusion of fluids and the safe transfusion of blood. It is part of a series of videos covering clinical skills and is linked to Oxford Medical Education (www.oxfordmedicaleducation.com)

This video was produced in collaboration with Oxford Medical Illustration – a department of Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust. For more information, please visit www.oxfordmi.nhs.uk

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New Malcolm X College & School of Health Sciences



Mayor Rahm Emanuel and City Colleges Chancellor Cheryl Hyman recently marked the grand opening of the new Malcolm X College & School of Health Sciences, the home of City Colleges’ College to Careers center for excellence in health care education. Designed with the input of employers – most notably, lead partner Rush University Medical Center, and located next door to the Illinois Medical District—the $251 million, 1 million square feet facility will prepare Chicagoans to seize the 84,000 health care jobs coming to the region over the next decade.

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Medical Assistant School Erie PA – Great Lakes Institute of Technology



http://glit.edu – Find out about the Medical Assistant program at Great Lakes Institute of Technology in Erie PA. In this 9 month program students will learn all they need to begin a career as a Medical Assistant. Students will get hands-on training in simulated medical labs and classroom instruction. Students will also receive interviewing and resume training from our Employment Specialists to assist them in finding employment. Call 814-864-6666 today to find out more about this program from Great Lakes Institute of Technology.

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Clayton State University Clinical Medical Assistant Certificate Program Welcome



This program is designed to prepare individuals to assist physicians and nurse practitioners in their offices or other medical settings. As a clinical medical assistant, you perform a wide range of duties. CMAs are responsible for medical and surgical asepsis, taking vital signs, assisting the physician with examinations and surgery, administering ECGs and administering medications. Clinical instruction includes preparing patient for examination and treatment, specimen collection, administering injections, phlebotomy, performance of basic laboratory tests, and the use of the electrocardiograph machine. Students will learn about the use of technology in the healthcare field as they engage in the clinical experiences. Students will also gain a basic knowledge of front office duties to include record keeping, scheduling, and coding. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be eligible to sit for the NHA certification exam to become a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant. The cost of the certification exam is not included in the course fee.

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