What is a Medical Scribe? Medical Scribe Professionals are individuals trained in medical documentation who assist a physician throughout his or her workday. They serve as a personal assistant to doctors to help make them more efficient and productive. Why do Allied Health Professionals make great Medical Scribes? More extensive training and experience with … Continue reading Medical Scribe Program Frequently Asked Questions
Welcome to the Healthcare Need to Know (HNTK) information page. If you are considering a healthcare career training program, you will want to watch one of our program videos and see our available handbooks and frequently asked questions (FAQs) pages below to help you prepare for an upcoming course. Watch Our Healthcare Program Videos Medical … Continue reading Healthcare Need to Know (HNTK) – Program Videos, Student Handbooks, and FAQs
Medical Scribe Program Overview Program Recently Updated As the use of electronic health records (EHR) becomes more widespread in the healthcare industry, the need for Medical Scribes continues to grow. This quickly-emerging profession allows the scribe to work directly with physicians to accurately document all aspects of the patient visit.
What is the difference between a Certified Medical Assistant and a Certified Nursing Assistant? CNA’s duties typically consist of assisting patients with activities of daily living, such as bathing, feeding, and incontinence care. Some CNA’s receive additional specialized training from their employer and can advance to Patient Care Tech in a hospital setting, or Certified … Continue reading Medical Assistant Program Frequently Asked Questions
Looking for an in-demand job? Looking to boost your skills to increase your employability? Looking for a fast training program to quickly start your career? Looking for a whole new career? Start, enhance or change your career today with one of our Fast-Track Career Training Programs. Whether you are graduating high school looking to start your … Continue reading Fast-Track Career Training Programs
What are FastForward Credentials? The FastForward Credentials are an initiative for Virginia residents to: Create and sustain demand-driven supply of credentialed workers in high-demand occupations Expand the affordability of workforce training and credentialing; and Increase the interest of current and future Virginians in technically-skilled occupations. What is a Credential? How will that help me get … Continue reading FastForward Credentials Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Change Your Future in Weeks. Not Years. Save at Least 66% of the Cost of Tuition on FastForward Programs Individuals FastForward Credential Programs helping Virginians get the jobs they want and the salaries they need. FastForward programs are short-term training courses offered through Lord Fairfax Community College and other Virginia’s Community Colleges to help you … Continue reading FastForward
It’s an exciting time to start your career in the healthcare industry and there are endless possibilities to consider when getting started. You can work with patients directly or indirectly, give a shot or give a shoulder to lean on. If you are interested in a healthcare job, there is a position to fit your desires and experience level.
New fall 2018 Lord Fairfax Community College Workforce Solutions and Continuing Education (LFCCWS) launches several new career training programs to fill the job demand of local healthcare providers. Dental Assisting, Personal Fitness Trainer, Medical Scribe and Medication Aide programs add to a robust lineup of entry-level in-demand jobs.