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New Campus in Oak Lawn, IL
August 5, 2022 | Northwestern College

At Northwestern College, we believe change is vital to a dynamic learning …

Want to Work from Home? Consider a Career in Medical Billing and Coding
June 14, 2022 | Northwestern College

With advances in digital technology, more people are working from home. And …

Traits That Make an Outstanding Medical Assistant
June 7, 2022 | Northwestern College

As you look around the world of healthcare, it seems that medical …

Medical Assisting Skills: What You Need to Know to Build Your Career
June 1, 2022 | Northwestern College

After graduating from the medical assisting certificate program at Northwestern College in …

Dental Assistant vs. Dental Hygienist: What To Know About The Two Career Paths
May 27, 2022 | Northwestern College

If you are interested in a career working with others that brings …

Reasons Health Information Management Graduates Should Take the RHIA Exam
May 20, 2022 | Northwestern College

Are you interested in pursuing a degree in health information management? Health …

Jobs to Get with a Health Information Management Degree
May 14, 2022 | Northwestern College

In the past, doctor’s offices kept a physical paper file for each …

Alternative Careers for Medical Assistants
April 4, 2022 | Northwestern College

Graduating from a medical assisting program doesn’t mean you’re confined to a …

Clinical Medical Assistant vs. Administrative Medical Assistant: Key Differences Between Career Paths
March 4, 2022 | Northwestern College

Medical assistant is a job title that encompasses a range of tasks, …

What Do Radiologic Technologists Do? A Typical Day on the Job
February 25, 2022 | Northwestern College

Radiologic technologists work in hospitals, outpatient clinics, medical practices, surgery centers, and …

Where Do Medical Coders Work? Places You Might Not Have Considered
February 15, 2022 | Northwestern College

If you are unfamiliar with medical coding, it might sound mysterious. What …

Top Places and Settings Dental Assistants Work
February 4, 2022 | Northwestern College

Dental services are comprehensive and routinely needed by patients. Dentists rely on …

Best Jobs for Graduates with a Health Information Technology Degree
January 11, 2022 | Northwestern College

Individual preference will always determine what the best job is for you, …

Medical Assistant vs. Medical Coding Specialist: Understanding Key Differences
January 7, 2022 | Northwestern College

While both medical assistants and medical coding specialists perform essential work that …

Why Dental Assistants Should Consider Going into Orthodontics
January 4, 2022 | Northwestern College

Dental assistants usually love their job. They know what an important difference …

Why People Are Turning to Health Career Positions in 2022
December 24, 2021 | Northwestern College

Whether they’ve always been interested in the healthcare field or became inspired …

Top Skills to Succeed as a Medical Assistant
December 17, 2021 | Northwestern College

Have you felt attracted to a career as a medical assistant? If …

What Does a Dental Assistant Do?
December 10, 2021 | Northwestern College

If you’ve ever sat in a dentist’s chair, you’ve already benefitted from …

Why Is It Advantageous to Begin a New Career at the Start of a New Year
December 4, 2021 | Northwestern College

While there’s no perfect time to make a major career switch, January …

Reasons to Get Certified in Medical Assisting
November 26, 2021 | Northwestern College

If you’re currently providing healthcare services in a hospital setting or wish …