Archive for November, 2013

The Perks of Healthcare IT Consulting

The Perks of Healthcare IT Consulting

Posted on29. Nov, 2013 by .

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My latest Internet obsession is, without a doubt, BuzzFeed. How does one not fawn over cute cat gifs at least once a day? However, don’t be fooled, my cat is the cutest cat on Earth. She’s pictured in this blog post. Enjoy the cuteness. 😉 Over the weekend, I came across this BuzzFeed post about […]

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50 and Older Job Market Issues

50 and Older Job Market Issues

Posted on21. Nov, 2013 by .

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Due to the challenging job markets lately, there are a lot of older generation employees wondering how to get hired. The key is recognizing and remembering that your work experience can play a supportive role as well as a leadership role with organizations. The two need not be mutually exclusive. If you’re over 50, you’ve […]

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FTE vs. Hourly Contracting – the Differences

FTE vs. Hourly Contracting – the Differences

Posted on15. Nov, 2013 by .

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It feels like I have previously covered what the differences are between Full Time Employment (FTE) and hourly-based contracting a number of times; however over the past few months, I’ve interviewed an entire string of candidates that don’t know the differences. Also, taking a gander back at my past HealthcareITToday.com blog content, I see that […]

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Planets Align!  Healthcare IT Central and Healthcare IT Today Join New Universe

Planets Align! Healthcare IT Central and Healthcare IT Today Join New Universe

Posted on13. Nov, 2013 by .

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I have some exceptionally exciting news to share that is out of this world!  But first, a bit of the history leading up to this announcement: Back in May of 2009, I launched HealthcareITCentral.com, with the goal of building a career portal that provided an unparalleled user experience for both healthcare IT candidates and employers.  […]

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Just How Do Keywords Really Work in a Resume?

Just How Do Keywords Really Work in a Resume?

Posted on12. Nov, 2013 by .

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So many people are put off by the idea of writing a resume, and ignore doing it until the absolute last possible minute, many times when it is too late. Using a resume that is written properly will save you a lot of heartache in the end, though—and is worth the time investment. Taking advantage […]

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Why I Founded the Healthcare IT School of New Jersey

Why I Founded the Healthcare IT School of New Jersey

Posted on08. Nov, 2013 by .

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As the nation moves toward industry-wide adoption of electronic health records (EHRs), the Bureau of Labor Statistics expects a shortage of about 50,000 qualified health IT workers to meet the needs of hospitals and healthcare affiliates. In spite of the nationwide college and university level HIT courses and even the US Government sponsored Health IT […]

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When It Comes To Your Career, What Motivates You?

When It Comes To Your Career, What Motivates You?

Posted on05. Nov, 2013 by .

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When it comes to career motivation, each person is unique and needs different things in their job to feel satisfied, valued, and fulfilled. For some, that might be money, fame, power, social interaction or creative expression. For others, it could be intellectual challenge, helping others, independence, or something else. By understanding your career motivations, you […]

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Healthcare IT Certification Opportunity:  Certificate of ICD-10-CM Coding Proficiency (CICP)

Healthcare IT Certification Opportunity: Certificate of ICD-10-CM Coding Proficiency (CICP)

Posted on01. Nov, 2013 by .

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4Medapproved recently launched a series of healthcare IT certification opportunities, providing a convenient, affordable, online option for professionals who wish to either transition to the healthcare IT industry, or add to their existing knowledge and credentials.  Training offered by 4Medapproved is designed to meet the needs of busy professionals with practical lessons that apply to real-world health […]

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