What Can I Do With an Allied Health Degree
With an allied health bachelor’s degree, you can work in imaging sciences, respiratory therapy and sonography. Radiologic technologists made an average of $63,710 per year in 2019 with a job growth rate of 7% between 2018 and 2028, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The median salary in 2019 for respiratory therapists was $62,810
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Get to Know Nebraska Methodist College's Allied Health Faculty
(5 days ago) Enrolling in an allied health program at NMC will allow you to receive a high-quality healthcare education from highly credentialed faculty in state-of-the-art classrooms and laboratories. The faculty at NMC have the experience and expertise to help students master the art and science of healthcare while providing a holistic culture of caring.
What Does Allied Health Mean
(2 days ago) The term “allied health” wasn’t commonly used until after the 1980’s. The Allied Healthcare Job Market. Allied health professionals make up 60 percent of the healthcare workforce, according to the Association of Schools Advancing Health Professions. Healthcare is the fastest growing profession in the United States.
How to Decide Which Allied Health Profession is Right For Me
(4 days ago) A bachelor’s degree in respiratory therapy features a curriculum that supports the changing role of the respiratory therapist and includes content in health promotion, health education, leadership, case management and healthcare policy. At NMC, students can enroll in the RRT to BSRT program or the dual degree AS + BS program.
Top Ten Reasons to Visit the Campus Health Center
(3 days ago) You do better in school if you maintain your health. 9. Cough drops and condoms- Both free and cherry-flavored. 10. That nice, friendly Nurse Practitioner. Call (402) 354-7211 or (402) 354-7217 to make an appointment. Learn the latest information about the education, trends and news within nursing and allied health.
Online Doctor of Education Focuses on Public Health Policy
(2 days ago) The Doctor of Education in Public Health Policy is the newest non-nursing doctorate offered by the college. It has the same benefits of the other EdD degree - online courses, sensible timeframe, no dissertation - but this one focuses on public health policy. “The EdD in Public Health Policy program really looks at leadership and program
What is Medical Fitness
(7 days ago) Medical fitness is an individualized health risk management model designed to maximize a person’s health and quality of life. If medical fitness is something you're interested in learning more about, keep reading to learn more. Also, consider a Medical Fitness Management concentration within the Wellness and Health Promotion Management
LaToya Called to Healthcare Career While Taking Care of Son
(3 days ago) One such student is LaToya Sharp. LaToya’s son was born premature at 25 weeks and developed several health issues. They moved to Omaha in order to be closer to medical specialists, including a respiratory therapist who encouraged her to be a leader in her son’s care. Soon, she knew how to do almost all of his treatments.
The Best Shoes for Nurses & Healthcare Workers
(4 days ago) Hoka Bondi 6. Popular among men and women nurses, the Bondi 6 has the American Podiatric Association stamp of approval for good foot health. The sneakers offer mesh construction, durable rubber outsoles, lightweight design and superior cushioning. After you've found the perfect pair of shoes, put them to work!
Which Healthcare Career Path is the Best One for You
(6 days ago) From allied health to the management sector, we'll help you learn the ropes, one course at a time. Our flexible degree programs allow you to pursue your education on campus or online, so you can make school work for you, rather than the other way around.
Smiles, Hugs and Better Health for Omaha’s Immigrant Seniors
(2 days ago) Now, on a typical morning at the Intercultural Senior Center, seniors may be dancing in a Zumba class, taking English and citizenship classes, learning computer skills, joining in a mental health support group, meeting with a social worker or using services from any of a dozen community and educational partners — including Nebraska Methodist
Tibetan Monks Bring Fresh Perspective to Healthcare Students
(4 days ago) Tibetan Monks Bring Fresh Perspective to Healthcare Students. Posted by Marc Costanzo Tuesday, Sep. 15, 2015. Nebraska Methodist College students sat transfixed. Their teacher for the day lectured not about science but about the healing power of compassion. He explained that the best medication in the world would be ineffective if the healer
Know The Truth: 5 Campus Health MythsDebunked!
(1 days ago) Campus Health is here to meet all your healthcare needs! In addition to providing all required immunizations, we see health complaints including strep throat, UTI, rashes, musculoskeletal problems, colds/flu, allergies, prescription refills, women’s health and mental health. Counseling services are also available for a variety of concerns. 4.
The Short List: Healthcare Jobs You Can Start in 2 Years
(7 days ago) Getting into a rewarding healthcare job doesn’t have to take a long time. That’s because the demand for allied health professionals is booming.. These rewarding careers are typically acquired with degrees and certificates that take far less …
Making the Leap From HOSA to a Healthcare Career
(2 days ago) 3. Job Shadow. Job shadowing gives you the opportunity to get a hands-off, front-row view of the healthcare career you’ve been thinking about. If you have a family member or a friend with a job you’ve been thinking of pursuing, ask if you can follow them around for a day. Or, if that’s not an option, call around to different offices in
Breaking Down the Fastest Growing Careers in Healthcare
(9 days ago) Health Specialties Teachers- Postsecondary. This growing industry, which sees its 2022 projection standing at 36.1% job growth, is one that is critical to the continued advancement of healthcare education.
Record Growth in Healthcare Careers: What That Means For You
(3 days ago) Medical and Health Services Managers: +56,300 Physical Therapist Assistants: +31,900 Occupational Therapists: +30,400 Sonographers: +27,600 jobs Radiologic and MRI Technologists: +20,700. Many of those jobs will be at hospitals, but not all of them.
Interdisciplinary Day Gives Allied Health Students New
(Just Now) The allied health students were able to see precisely how nurses-to-be reacted to different circumstances presented to them, and our nursing students were able to witness and appreciate the diverse array of skills that our health professions students brought to the team. The Experience Unfolds
Self-care, Coping & Mental Health During COVID-19
(9 days ago) Knowing when to ask for help or consult a doctor or mental health services is crucial. Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990 (press 2 for Spanish), or text TalkWithUs for English or Hablanos for Spanish to 66746. Spanish speakers from Puerto Rico can text Hablanos to …
NMC Nursing Students Provide Fun, Free Food, Better Health
(1 days ago) Minne Lusa’s Health Carnival is organized and hosted by the 80 NMC Bachelor of Science in Nursing students in "Community-Based Care Across the Lifespan," a junior-level course. The annual event was created by Minne Lusa’s school nurse: NMC alum Andrea Staton (BSN, 2011; Horizon Award Winner, 2014), who grew up close to the school.
Mock Car Crash Reveals The Inner Workings of Healthcare
(9 days ago) Mock Car Crash Reveals The Inner Workings of Healthcare. Posted by Marc Costanzo Tuesday, Sep. 8, 2015. On Tuesday, September 8, Nebraska Methodist College will hold an Interdisciplinary Day designed to emphasize to students the growing importance of interacting as a team in a healthcare setting. The event will kick off with students from
What Jobs Can I Get With a Degree in Healthcare Management
(9 days ago) The Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates that the median salary for medical and health services managers was $104,280 per year in 2020. The average job growth rate is much faster than average at 32% between 2020 and 2030. Top h ealthcare management jobs include: Health service leader - BS. Healthcare administrator - MBA.
Is Vaping Bad For You
(5 days ago) The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), state and local health departments, and other clinical and public health partners are investigating a multistate outbreak of lung injury associated with the use of e-cigarettes, or vaping. What is EVALI? EVALI is the newest name given to the mysterious lung disease related to vaping. It's an acronym
2 Ways Our Wellness and Health Promotion Degree Will
(3 days ago) Medical fitness is an individualized health risk management model designed to maximize a person’s health and quality of life, says Medical Fitness Association President and CEO Robert D. Boone, MBA, MHA, FACHE, FMFA. “We call it population health, one person at a …
6 Healthcare Jobs to Have in 2 Years or Less
(8 days ago) Basic Life Support. Advanced Life Support. Pediatric Advanced Life Support. Neonatal Resuscitation. Family and Friends CPR. 6 Healthcare Jobs to Have in 2 Years or Less. Posted by Jessica Stensrud Thursday, Apr. 22, 2021. You have a strong desire to help others and make a real difference in your community and the world.
Congratulations to NMC's Spring 2021 Graduates
(Just Now) The ceremonies honored the accomplishments of 150 nursing, allied health and healthcare management graduates who have the skillset, mindset and heartset to be outstanding healthcare professionals. We proudly welcomed the class of 2021 into the ranks of NMC Alumni! Here is the list of graduates with their degrees and special honors acquired:
Health Promotion Management Director Honored for Her Efforts
(4 days ago) Health Promotion Management Director Honored for Her Efforts. Posted by Marc Costanzo Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. Nebraska Methodist College prides itself on its Health Promotion Management degree, the latest iteration of a program that dates back decades and is one of the most respected such Master's degrees in the country.
Healthcare Analytics Certficate Program
(8 days ago) With an enrollment of more than 900 students, NMC is small enough to really care about each student as an individual and large enough to provide outstanding online and campus-based undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs for preparing health professionals to be successful in a changing world.
Healthcare Sign Language Minor Helping to Break Barriers
(Just Now) Posted by Angie DiSalvo Thursday, Jul. 27, 2017. Language barriers in healthcare settings can have life or death consequences. At Nebraska Methodist College, we offer minors in Healthcare Sign Language and Spanish for Healthcare Professionals to prepare our students to be not only an advocate but also a bridge for their patients.
What Type of Job Can I Get With a Master's Degree in
(2 days ago) With a health promotion master’s degree, you'll be able to focus on assessing, creating, managing and evaluating wellness and lifestyle initiatives along with coaching individuals through behavior change. Graduates with this background are positioned to lead programs within worksites, communities, clinical settings or medical fitness centers.
Healthcare Certificate Programs Put You on the Fast Track
(1 days ago) If you think the only way to get in the healthcare field is to complete a full degree program, you’re ignoring some great options. Healthcare certificate programs offer another way to launch your career, and the shorter timeframe makes sense for a lot of people.. If pursuing a degree isn’t ideal for your situation at the moment, it’s a good idea to look at alternatives, with the
Online CNA Program Puts Hybrid Spin On Entry to Healthcare
(2 days ago) Online CNA Program Puts Hybrid Spin On Entry to Healthcare. Posted by Joey Gardner Friday, Sep. 2, 2016. For years, the Certified Nursing Assistant program at Nebraska Methodist College has provided hundreds of students with the perfect entry point into the medical field. But we were always limited by geography due to the on-campus nature of
NMC Takes Lead and Diabetes Screenings into the Community
(1 days ago) “Bringing knowledge about diabetes and related health services to people who don’t have access to either is a beautiful thing to behold,” said Terry Sanford, president of the Cornbelt Diabetes Connection. Editor's Note: This story originally appeared on pages 12-13 of the Spring 2018 issue of The Meaning of Care magazine.
Methodist Hospital Volunteen Explores Her Future in
(5 days ago) Eager to help others? Check. Comfortable around blood? Check. Interested in a healthcare career? Check. All of these things come naturally to Lyndsay Hunter, 17, who has grown up believing healthcare is the right choice for her.
Mari's Mid-Career Change: Finding Passion and Purpose in
(6 days ago) The program is 100% online and can be completed at part-time or full-time study. For more information, contact Recruitment & Admissions Coordinator, Katie Stockdale at (402) 354-7200 or Program Director, Jeannie Hannan at (402) 354-7179. Topics: wellness , community wellness , graduate programs. About the Author.
6 Signs You Might Want to Transfer Colleges
(Just Now) There is a difference between normal homesickness and homesickness that has an affect on your mental health, grades and relationships. If you find yourself jealous of friends and classmates on social media having a great time living their college life, something is wrong. When it gets to this point, it might be time to consider a transfer.
5 Ways Students Benefit From Our Cadaver Lab
(8 days ago) Nebraska Methodist College’s cadaver lab is accessible to BSN students as well as the majority of the associate degree allied health programs. Having the lab at the undergraduate level is a rare benefit – one that most institutions don’t have on their campuses and that our students really value.
Honoring the Retirement and Return of Dr. Lin Hughes
(6 days ago) Honoring the Retirement and Return of Dr. Lin Hughes. Posted by Julie Cerney Tuesday, Mar. 27, 2018. Dr. Linda “Lin” Hughes, Honorary Alumni (2011), longtime dean of nursing and recent interim vice president of academic affairs, officially retires from NMC on April 6. But Lin is far too high-energy and deeply dedicated to NMC to retire for
5 Best Occupational Therapy Majors
(7 days ago) Allied health is a wide-ranging industry and it becomes more so every single year. When you actually take a step back to figure out what you want to do within it, it’s a daunting task. Health majors give you the opportunity to get shared common courses out of the way in your undergraduate studies.
Men in Nursing: One Man's Career Journey
(3 days ago) Men in Nursing: One Man's Career Journey. Posted by Troy Beekman, RN, BSN, CCRN Tuesday, May. 12, 2020. My journey started in high school when I met my anatomy teacher. He was passionate and had a love for his career hard to match. It didn’t take long before that passion for learning about the human body transferred to me.
Congratulations to NMC’s Summer 2020 Graduates
(Just Now) Congratulations to NMC's Summer 2020 Graduates. Posted by Jessica Stensrud Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020. Nebraska Methodist College welcomed its latest line of nursing and allied health graduates at commencement ceremonies held at St. Andrew's United Methodist Church on July 31st. The ceremony featured a combination July graduates as well as May