Articles tagged with "health care"
The other side of health care
While often doctors and nurses are the most visible health care professionals, many others work behind the scenes.
Students quickly re-career with Medical Assistant Program
In 1990 Reshmi Dutt, originally of Fiji, turned to COM to earn her GED. In 2011 she returned to the classroom, this time to earn a college education.
Enroll in health care courses to fast-track to workforce
As the U.S. population ages and technology advances, health care is increasingly a solid career choice with good salaries and career opportunities. Enter the workforce in often less than a year with a COM certificate program.
Fast-track to workforce with COM Pharmacy Technician Program
When Ann Greco walked the stage to receive her associate degree she already had two accomplishments – a job offer and the assurance she’d set a good example for her son.
CPR courses to train professionals
Learn a life-saving skill with College of the Mainland CPR courses for health care providers and other professionals.
Work from home? In health information management, flexibility is reality
Working from home, a flexible schedule and job satisfaction may seem to many people like buried treasure, elusive and mythical. For Patricia Brown they are a reality.
Cosmetologist-turned-pharmacy technician hired before graduation
Wanting a career change, Nicole Loukanis decided to take the people skills she employed and apply them to another service-oriented profession – health care.
Outstanding COM nursing graduates honored
Among the 71 students graduating from the College of the Mainland Associate Degree Nursing Program this year, four stood out.
For HIM student, internship opens doors to UTMB job
Each paper represents a person for Greyson Burdette. In his new job at UTMB in employee records, the COM health information technician student helps complete, organize and maintain thousands of employee files.
COM nursing grads inspire classmates
For the 36 almost-graduates of the College of the Mainland Associate Degree Nursing Program, the end is in sight.
Certified Nurse Aide Program enrolling
Train for a new career in less than eight weeks with COM’s Certified Nurse Aide Program.
Enter rapidly growing field with COM pharmacy technician program
They dispense medicine, advice and compassion. Forming an integral part of the health care system, pharmacy technicians provide expertise and skill, working under licensed pharmacists.
COM ECG students pass national exam
Several students are now ready to begin their careers in medicine.
Medical Assistant Program offers fast track to career
Prospective students looking to jump start a career in medicine are encouraged to apply for College of the Mainland's (COM) one-year Medical Assistant program.