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  • Get More Out of Your LinkedIn Profile

    Category(ies): Job Search Tips

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    If you are in career training school or currently looking for a job, you probably have already created a LinkedIn Profile. Creating your LinkedIn profile is a great way to showcase your skills and experience for potential employers.

  • Great Qualities of a Medical Assistant

    Category(ies): Professional Medical Assistant

    medical assistant qualities four characteristics professional medical assistant training programGET THE JOB DONE WITH THESE FOUR ESSENTIAL CHARACTERISTICS!

    Are you considering enrolling in medical assistant school? Becoming a professional medical assistant requires many different skill sets that are essential for taking care of patients. 

    According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, there are four essential qualities that medical assistants need to possess on a daily basis. Before you decide on entering a medical assistant training program, ask yourself if you have the following qualities. If you don’t and are willing to improve upon these skills, then a career training program can help you practice and develop these traits!

  • Healthcare Career Training Near Boston, Massachusetts

    Category(ies): Professional Medical Assistant, Health Claims Specialist / Medical Billing and Coding, Massage Therapy

    salter school career training malden massachusetts training programsTAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR REGION’S HEALTHCARE ECONOMY

    Malden, MA: If you live in or near Boston, you know that our region is world-renowned for our medical facilities. The Boston Medical Center, Brigham & Women’s, and Children’s Hospital are just a few of the well-known facilities that people have come to know and trust. People travel from miles around to seek treatment in Boston.

    If you are considering starting a new career, why not become part of this widely-respected industry? The  Salter School, located just six miles north of Boston, offers several career training programs that can prepare you for a career in the field of health and wellness. The programs at our Malden campus are designed to take less than one year to complete.

  • Free Apps for Medical Billing and Coding Specialists

    Category(ies): Health Claims Specialist / Medical Billing and Coding

    medical billing and coding specialists apps resources professionals and students​4 APPS TO HELP YOU SUCCEED!

    Medical billing and coding specialists, or health claims specialists, need to have tech savvy skills to complete their everyday tasks. Throughout the day, they use specialized software to process, maintain, and submit health insurance claims. They also manage and identify health records in sophisticated database systems used by hospitals and doctors’ offices.

  • A Positive Attitude Can Take You Places

    Category(ies): Health and Wellness


    Life as a student isn’t perfect, and when things go wrong, it can be tempting to look at the glass as half-empty rather than half-full. Too much negative thinking can start to spiral, and before you know it, you might be missing out on important opportunities in your education or career path.

  • What to Wear to an Interview—for Men

    Category(ies): Student Life, Job Search Tips

    suit men interview attire interview dress code dressing tipsWEAR THE APPROPRIATE ATTIRE TO YOUR JOB INTERVIEW

    Preparing for a job interview is nerve-wracking for most people. You want to be sure your best qualities shine through on your big day. You may practice speaking, prepare responses to mock interview questions, and write out questions to ask your potential employers. You’ll also need to plan and lay out what you’ll wear on your interview beforehand. Dressing sharp will help you appear professional, responsible and competent during your interview. You may even feel more confident knowing you look prepared and organized.

  • 4 Tips to Improve Your Health

    Category(ies): Student Life, On The Job, Health and Wellness

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    Are you taking care of your health? If you are young and healthy now, it’s a good idea to establish healthy habits that can last you a lifetime. Or if you are older, it’s never too late to adopt healthy choices! Here are 5 tips that can help improve your health and wellness.

  • 6 Tips for Becoming a Better Medical Assistant

    Category(ies): Professional Medical Assistant

    medical assistant career medical assistant jobs tips to become better medical assistantGO ABOVE AND BEYOND IN YOUR MEDICAL ASSISTANT CAREER!

    Medical assistants have important jobs assisting patients, doctors, and nurses every day. They help prepare patients for exams, explain routine procedures, and sanitize examination rooms.

    If you’re currently enrolled in medical assistant school, you may be eagerly waiting to use your new skills in the professional healthcare field. If you’re already a working medical assistant, you may be wondering how you can become a better, more effective healthcare worker.

  • What to Wear to a Job Interview — For Women

    Category(ies): Job Search Tips

    women job interview job interview dress code job interview attire​HOW WOMEN CAN DRESS TO IMPRESS ON A JOB INTERVIEW

    Are you preparing for your job interview? Congratulations on being selected for an interview with a potential employer! This an exciting step on your path towards a new career. Your skills and resume impressed a healthcare employer enough that you’ve become a candidate for the job position.

  • High School is Over. What’s Next?

    Category(ies): Job Search Tips

    what to do after high school, career training, info for high school grads4 tips for high school grads to consider

    High school graduates may not know what their next step in life should be. Should you apply to college? Should you look for a job? Should you enroll in a career training program? If you are a recent grad who has this feeling of uncertainty, try these tips to help you narrow down what you want to do.


  • 6 Steps to Stress Management

    Category(ies): Health and Wellness

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    Being a healthcare professional can be a stressful job at times. Throughout the day, you may attend to the needs of several different patients. Sometimes, multi-tasking can become hectic when you’re attending to so many people! After work, you may come home exhausted and tense from being active all day.

  • A Day in the Life: What a Medical Assistant Does on the Job

    Category(ies): Professional Medical Assistant

    what a medical assistant does, a day in the life, photo of medical assistantsSee what life is like in the field of medical assisting

    If you have been to the doctor’s office lately, you may have met a medical assistant. Medical assistants are often the ones who call you back to the exam room to take your weight, temperature, and blood pressure. If you are interested in getting trained in the field of healthcare, becoming a medical assistant may be a good path for you.

  • 5 Steps to Improve your Time Management Skills

    Category(ies): Student Life

    time management skills tips for students student life manage timeTIPS TO SAVE TIME AND ENERGY!

    As a student, you need to stick to a tight schedule so you can meet your class hours, deadlines, and properly prepare for your exams. However, with so many items and time schedules to remember, students can become flustered and disorganized quickly. Plus, with all the modern-day distractions, it’s tough to focus on schoolwork when you rather be watching music videos or texting with your friends.

    It’s important to manage your time for your studies so that you can become a responsible and professional worker. If you’re a current student who is seeking ways to manage your time better, then follow these five steps to save you time and energy!

  • How to Become a Massage Therapist

    Category(ies): Massage Therapy

    how to become a massage therapist, massage therapist schools​TRAINING FOR THIS JOB TAKES LESS THAN ONE YEAR

    If you’ve ever been on the receiving end of a massage, you probably know why massage therapy is becoming more and more popular. Many people find that massages are great for stress relief, pain relief, and easing sore, tense, and tired muscles. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a massage therapist? If you are interested in this career field, keep reading. By following this simple advice, you could be enrolled in a massage therapy training program in just a few weeks’ time.

  • 5 Ways to Reduce Stress

    Category(ies): Health and Wellness

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    Stress is the unnecessary baggage we take with us when we’ve had a hard day. It can bruise our mental health and cause us to become overwhelmed easily. If you’re a healthcare professional and you have personal responsibilities on top of your work duties, life can become hectic quickly.

    You can minimize stress by taking time for yourself to unwind. Salter School offers a guide to help you relax after a long day at work. Taking these steps will help improve your mental health, your physical ailments, and your outlook on your daily duties.

  • Get ready, Get Set, Get Organized!

    Category(ies): Student Life

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    Do you find that you are getting behind in your school work? Is there never enough time in your day to finish everything? One way to carve some extra time out of your day is to get more organized. Organizing your day more efficiently can save you time and allow you to get more done.

  • The Benefits of Eating a Healthy Breakfast – For Students

    Category(ies): Student Life, Health and Wellness

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    In an effort to take advantage of more sleep, students often get up at the last minute to prepare for their day. However, when you’re in a rush, you miss a vital step that can offer great health benefits to your day. That step is preparing and eating breakfast!

    Eating a healthy breakfast is crucial to a healthy diet and a well-managed day. When you skip breakfast you miss out on the nutrients and energy it can provide for a busy schedule of studying and going to class or labs. After all, breakfast is widely considered to be the most important meal of the day.

  • How to Prepare for a Job Interview

    Category(ies): Job Search Tips

    how to prepare for a job interviewWALK INTO YOUR NEXT INTERVIEW WITH CONFIDENCE!

    If you have never had a job interview before, or if you’ve had one that didn’t go very well, then this guide is for you. Preparing for a job interview takes a little time, but it is time well spent. The hiring manager will be able to tell if you planned or not. By following these steps and avoiding common interview mistakes, you can show your interviewer that you are prepared, professional, and serious about the job opportunity.

  • Study Tips to Help Students Succeed

    Category(ies): Student Life

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    Studying can be the bane of a student’s existence. Even if it’s a class you enjoy, sitting down to prepare for a test on the material can be stressful and daunting.

    Whether you’re Acing your tests or not, it’s always good to have a study routine that helps you memorize your material. If you’d like to perform well on your next test, there are several ways you can prepare for your next exam. The Salter School offers study tips for students who wish to do their best on their next exams.

  • 5 Reasons to Become a Medical Billing & Coding Specialist

    Category(ies): Health Claims Specialist / Medical Billing and Coding

    5 reasons health claims specialist training program reasons to go to medical billing and coding school career​THE ADVANTAGES OF A MEDICAL BILLING AND CODING CAREER PATH!

    Medical billing & coding specialists are crucial to all healthcare fields. They are the healthcare professionals who process insurance claims, manage billing records, and who accurately enter medical and diagnostic codes on billing and insurance forms.

    This career path may ideal for those who like office work, have good organization skills, and like to be a part of a important healthcare team.

    But what are the advantages of a medical billing & coding career? Is it a fulfillng career?

  • A Guide to Good Mental Health

    Category(ies): Student Life, Health and Wellness

    tips short guide to maintain good mental healthUSE THESE TIPS TO MAINTAIN GOOD MENTAL HEALTH!

    If you’re a student you may be bogged down with school work, lectures, and even a temporary job to you manage your expenses.

    It’s important to remember to take time for yourself so you can stay happy and healthy. May is National Mental Health Awareness month, and to keep students aware of their mental health the Salter School is offers a short guide on how to manage stress and responsibilities, and your social life.

    Use this checklist to make sure that you are taking the right steps to maintaining your mental health!

  • What to Look for In Healthcare Employers

    Category(ies): Student Life, Job Search Tips

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    If you just graduated from your career training program, it may be time for you to look for a job. Searching for jobs can be daunting, especially if you’re not sure what to look for.

    When it comes to employers, you want to make sure you choose and apply for a job that will be the right fit for you. However, how do you decide what healthcare facility will be a good choice to work at?

  • How Do I Become a Medical Biller or Medical Coder?

    Category(ies): Health Claims Specialist / Medical Billing and Coding

    health claims specialists training program medical billing Health Claims Specialist training is within your reach!

    Are you looking for jobs in the field of healthcare, but finding that you are not qualified? If you need additional job training, you might want to consider getting trained in medical billing and coding. Medical billers and coders are an important part of today’s healthcare system. They are responsible for processing health insurance claims. With the recent shift to converting all paperwork to electronic health records (EHR), these professionals play an important role in maintaining important patient information.

  • 5 Reasons to Become a Massage Therapist

    Category(ies): Massage Therapy

    massage therapy training schools massage training school massage therapy careerMassage therapy schools can help you get ready for this career

    Have you ever gotten a professional massage? If you are like many people, you enjoy the muscle relaxation, tension release, and feeling of wellness that you experience during and after a good massage.

    Some people feel so passionately about the benefits of massage therapy that they make it a career. If you would like a career in the field of health and wellness, you might think about getting massage therapy training. Here are some benefits to consider:

  • Medical Assistant Training in Fall River, MA

    Category(ies): Professional Medical Assistant

    medical assistant training program medical school fall river ma Discover what skills you can learn at the Fall River campus!

    Are you looking for a medical assistant school in Bristol Coun

    Are you looking for a medical assistant school in Bristol County, Mass.? Do you live in the Providence/Taunton/New Bedford region? If so, you may find the Fall River campus of the Salter School to be the school you are looking for.

    Located in Fall River, Massachusetts, just off Route 195, the Salter School offers a hands-on Professional Medical Assistant training program. Medical assistants are healthcare workers who provide basic patient care and assistance to doctors and medical staff. They may also perform administrative and technical duties on the job. Medical assistants are trained to work in doctors’ offices, hospitals, long-term healthcare facilities, ambulatory care centers, and other healthcare facilities.

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