When you begin your training as a medical assistant, you need to pay really close attention to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). HIPAA makes sure patients get the insurance coverage they’re entitled to and improves how patient information is handled in the healthcare world. It’s also the law across the whole country. Here’s what you need to know about HIPAA if you’re a medical assistant:
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Healthcare, Medical Assistant
August 7, 2018
August 5, 2018
Caitlin Hartman may have just recently joined the Mt. Pleasant Career Quest family, but the impact she has made in her new role as Enrollment Coordinator has been felt throughout the organization.
August 5, 2018
Amanda Van Dyke has only been a Medical Assistant student at Career Quest for a short time, but she has already made a big impact with our staff and students, which is why she has been named Jackson’s Student of the Month for July. She stays after class and comes in on her days off to help tutor her classmates.
August 3, 2018
No matter where you work in an office, you will need to interact with all sorts of people and personalities. When you first step into a new office, it might be hard to figure out who’s who—but it’s important that you do. This is what you’ll want to know about office dynamics and how to fit in.
July 31, 2018
Jenny Shumaker has only been a business instructor at Career Quest Learning Centers for a little more than a year, but she’s already a big hit with her students. That’s probably because she happens to think those students are pretty awesome!
Continuing Education, Employment, Healthcare
July 24, 2018
How would you like a career where every day you could help others? What if you also got to be part of a growing industry? That’s just what you could do as a Patient Care Technician. Healthcare is a multi-trillion dollar industry and Patient Care Technicians are an important part of the US healthcare system. Find out whether or not you would like this healthcare career. Here’s what it’s all about: