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Linda

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Formerly(has expired)certified Phlebotomist/Medical Assistant in the Lorain Co.,Ohio area. Translated-no jobs. Well,they are out there but are few and far between and I think they would rather hire in recent students or someone with vast experience.

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Forum Discussion Posted
Company > LabCorp

Discriminatory Practices of Labcorp

What do you mean by "frequent beatings"?

8 months ago
Job > Medical Assistant

If someone said they wanted to become a Medical Assistant......

I once posted an ad on a MA forum that showed all the available openings at a local hospital and only ONE of them required experience, and you can guess what it was. I think what ...

11 months ago
Job > Corrections Officer

Online colleges

I had to do a search on here to find any forums that mentioned Kaplan. I received this email today and think it is worth sharing:

Here's how the Washington Post Company ...

3 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

Does anyone know where I can volunteer as a Phlebotomist and/or Medical Assistant in the Middlesex County area?

It's not easy volunteering to draw blood. Someplace like the Red Cross will have you do everything but that, so you may be directing donors to the cookies and juice. But it still ...

3 years ago
Company > LabCorp

Discriminatory Practices of Labcorp

Hey, I am seeing that question for the online applications for Giant Eagle pharmacy jobs, only it's worded "Are you under the age of 40?" and you don't get the Decline to ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

If someone said they wanted to become a Medical Assistant......

...what would you say to them? Would it depend on their age, ability, income, area where they live? Or would you try very hard no matter what to talk them out of it because you ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

I NEED HELP!

Why would they call you for an interview and then not give it to you? Have you gotten anymore experience since then?

There are at least 5 MA positions in the last month ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

I NEED HELP!

[QUOTE who="ruthncls in Springfield, Missouri"]I got a message on my answering machine from Lifeline Screenings to set up an interview for a Tech position. Does anyone out ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

Over 50 and can't find a job in Vegas

I considered entering the nursing program at LCCC, but after seeing all I did on an ICU after my mother had heart surgery, I didn't think I could do it. Still, I should have put my ...

3 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

Over 50 and can't find a job in Vegas

Well written. I got a lot of training 5+ years ago and now I am looking for cleaning jobs.

3 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

Plebotomy Certification

Please write me directly at llc114@aol.com so I can answer your question. I don't get on here much anymore.

3 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

How do I get more business as a Mobile Phelbotomist/Mobile Examiner (Insurance Examiner)

Paul-

Let us know if you receive an answer. I am emailing her also, on behalf of a semi-retired male RN who could use the work in NE Ohio, where she wrote from. Now if ...

5 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

Finding a medical assistant job

If anyone wants the RMA Preview Exam, you can write me at llc_rma@yahoo.com and I can send it from there directly.

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

Police Phlebotomist

It more or less is. This person came on months ago and not only flooded one forum with the same message, but gave vague information and a hard to access website. To top it off ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

Police Phlebotomist

But not if the person can't find a job as a phlebotomist. A CNA course is quick and can be low cost to free and there is almost a guarantee of a job when it's over.

5 years ago
General > Career Advice

difference between CNA and CMA or is it thesame?

I would avoid enrolling in an MA course. It's not easy work but even if it was,it's harder to find a job in it compared to the other fields you wrote of. You should get on a ...

5 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

Finding a medical assistant job

In my profile (click on my initials) is my email address. I have a copy of the RMA Preview Exam I can mail out,to give you an idea as to how the test is.

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

How do I get more business as a Mobile Phelbotomist/Mobile Examiner (Insurance Examiner)

It almost looks like if you embarrass these companies a little,like on a national website,they are more likely to respond-AS THEY SHOULD. It's bad enough not being able to find ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

How do I get more business as a Mobile Phelbotomist/Mobile Examiner (Insurance Examiner)

Yeah,whatever DID happen to him? He flooded the board with posts and even had someone come on who said she knew him and defended him. Yet he didn't contact ANY of us.

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

Plebotomy Certification

I work for Health Fitness doing health screenings. If you want anymore info,my e-mail address is in my profile(click on my initials).

http://www.hfit.com/

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

Plebotomy Certification

You should but remember that when you go to make out an application to take an exam,someone has to sign off that you completed the program and have so many sticks. I originally ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

Plebotomy Certification

You should be able to pick who you want. Your teachers must be members of that agency because they will need to sign off on any applications(but you can get a lab director to do ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

Plebotomy Certification

I would go with a hospital because a clinic that uses a lab may only have mostly adult patients and you will need to get ALL kinds of experience,especially pediatric. Don't make ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

Plebotomy Certification

You cannot learn all the clinical lab science there is to know in phlebotomy in one day. If you have phlebotomy experience though,and it was long enough,then you can become ...

5 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

medical Assisting School

Get out as fast as you can before you run out of money,or just owe a lot in the years to come. If you don't want to drop out then you need to see the director of the program and ...

5 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

is a 9-month MA program any good?

Are you reading the other MA forums? Tech schools are going to consist of taking out loans and THAT will consist of paying off a big bill for many,many years. The odds are high of ...

5 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

MEDICAL ASSISTANT VS LPN

YES. LPNs can start out at $15 hourly while MAs,if they are lucky enough to FIND a job,can start at $8. You will hear just the opposite in a MA program,that there are plenty of ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

getting a job in phlebotomy

[QUOTE who="victoriaholden19@yahoo.com in Columbus, Ohio"]Please let me know where in ohio. I am very interested in using my certification, I have 3 kids to support. But ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

getting a job in phlebotomy

[QUOTE who="James L Gainey in Florence, South Carolina"]I have just get a job in the hospital as a nursing assistant,ekg,phlebotomy all three on the medical surgical floor ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

getting a job in phlebotomy

[QUOTE who="B in Riverside, California"]I BEEN APPLYING ON LINE FOR ALMOST TWO MONTHS,NO LUCK SO FAR ... br />DOES ANY ONE KNOW HOW I CAN GET AJOB AS PHLEBOTOMIST ...

5 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

Travel Nursing an Exciting Career

PS-

http://www.hfit.com/

5 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

Travel Nursing an Exciting Career

Try "Health Fitness". If you are willing to fly,they will pay for the flight. The jobs are easy,just working at a health screening event,but they are mostly far away ...

5 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

If I could take it back.

I feel the same way,that it was one of the biggest mistakes of my life. I am basing that on just 2 things-never found a job, and have a loan to pay off for several years. Funny,but ...

5 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

MEDICAL ASSISTANT VS LPN

You need to look up Everest on www.ripoffreport.com. Doesn't sound good.

5 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

MA's and flexibility

An MA program at $400?! That may be worth it,the anguish I mean if you don't find a job. That isn't a lot to lose like the other programs are at thousands. A CNA course can be less ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

getting a job in phlebotomy

I figured you did. That is the limit,or 2 hours,that I am willing to drive for Health Fitness,for their screenings. This is a company,by the way ,who will hire any kind of health ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

getting a job in phlebotomy

Interesting,and thanks. I wonder if the person I was in contact with has since left because she told me twice that it would be expected to drive A LOT of miles.
I'm not sure ...

5 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

What happened to Pacific College of Med Assistants in San Diego, CA?

[QUOTE who="Brook"]I have 2 questions what is the difference getting you r associates degree or just getting certified as a medical assistant? and has anyone taking ...

5 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

What happened to Pacific College of Med Assistants in San Diego, CA?

[QUOTE who="AMMA in Prospect Heights, Illinois"]CAN I TAKE MY MEDICAL ASSISTANT LICENCING EXAM WITH OUT ATTENDING TO ANY OF THESE SCHOOLS?WHAT DO I NEED?WHEN AND WHERE CAN ...

5 years ago
Job > Medical Assistant

I NEED HELP!

Good comment. Sometimes that is the only thing to do,find a job at an assistant living facility that will train you. Then you will have patient experience that may help with ...

5 years ago
Job > Certified Nursing Assistant

free training for STNA

Try this-

http://www.directcarejobs.info/CMS/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=29&Itemid=50

Maybe one will be near you.

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

getting a job in phlebotomy

Thanks. If you are calling your local branch,they may tell you that you have to start out doing the blood drives first before you can work at their main building,unless they have ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

Temporary phlebotomy jobs?

PS-I just realized I started this thread. Summit Health use to be called Retail Health. Try "Health Fitness" also,and maybe even "Reddiclinic" (formerly called ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

Temporary phlebotomy jobs?

It is real employment but only now and then,here and there. If you are willing to drive a few hours,let it be known. Don't count on the events being close by. If it is very far ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

getting a job in phlebotomy

Tracy,please post what you are told by the local main chapter of the Red Cross,which would be Cleveland. On another thread I wrote of being told twice by them that they cover 19 ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

getting a job in phlebotomy

[QUOTE who="Tracy in Geneva, Ohio"]LC, can you continue to practice as a phlebotomist without ever getting cerified? Because when I talked to the lab tech at the hospital ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

getting a job in phlebotomy

There are still places that will hire just anyone-but you got to know the right people to get in. The training is flimsy,like a weekend session, and then more OTJ training. If the ...

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

getting a job in phlebotomy

A community college website should be posting the curriculum of their phlebotomy program. Programs vary from school to school. Mine lasted 2 semesters,with classes in anatomy and ...

5 years ago
Job > Certified Nursing Assistant

free training for STNA

Never heard of them til now. I see they got a good review on Yahoo. If the cost is $475,then that is near to what LCCC wants. Have you thought of going there,or to the Red Cross?

5 years ago
Job > Phlebotomist

getting a job in phlebotomy

Alicia-CEUs are not free and are mandatory to keep your certification. Frankly,I think it is baloney. If you are working you don't need the refreshers,you know the stuff,and if you ...

5 years ago

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