Nursing, Dental and Medical Assistant School in New York
Are you interested in a rewarding profession in healthcare? Does the idea of a career field with job opportunity where you can give back to your community sound interesting to you? If so, then St. Paul’s School of Nursing could be the right place for you to get your education. At St. Paul’s, we teach the skills you will need to succeed in the growing fields of nursing, medical assisting and dental assisting.
St. Paul’s School of Nursing is a nationally accredited nursing school with convenient locations in Queens and Staten Island, New York. We deliver a comprehensive, thorough nursing education where you can earn your Associate Degree in Nursing so you can be qualified to sit for the licensure exam to become a Registered Nurse (RN).
As a profession, nursing provides far more flexibility than many other careers. Nurses command respect in their communities and have always been held in high esteem as critical medical professionals. Nursing salaries in the market for both entry-level and experienced nurses reflect the value the market places on the crucial skills and knowledge that trained nurses possess.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment for registered nurses (RNs) is expected to continue to grow faster than the average for all occupations. In fact, over the next 10 years, the number of RN positions is expected to increase 16%. This continued growth is expected to continue for a number of reasons. The factors driving the increase include increased emphasis on preventive care; the growing rates of chronic diseases, such as type diabetes and obesity; and the aging of the baby boomer generation who are living longer and more active lives.
Nursing is a noble profession encompassing many different job opportunities. Depending on your level of education and accomplishment, possessing a nursing licensure can open numerous doors for you. Nurses can work virtually anywhere, from busy emergency departments and hospital wards, to quieter doctor’s offices and nursing homes. Nurses can work in public health the military and other government agencies or private practice. You could even eventually become a nursing educator. The choice is yours. It all starts with your application to St. Paul’s School of Nursing.
Medical assistants perform routine administrative and clinical tasks to keep the offices and clinics of physicians, podiatrists, chiropractors, and optometrists running smoothly. St. Paul’s School of Nursing offers a medical assisting program designed to provide you with knowledge and skills necessary for entry-level employment as a medical assistant in a medical office or clinic, with skills in office administration, computer, and clinical areas.According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of medical assistants is projected to grow much faster than average nationally, ranking medical assistants among the fastest growing occupations over the next decade and job prospects for skilled medical assistants should be excellent.
As medical technology continues to advance, doctors are increasingly relying on medical assistants to help with various patient care needs. Most medical assistants work in the offices of physicians while others work in public and private hospitals, inpatient and outpatient facilities, the offices of other health practitioners such as chiropractors and optometrists and in nursing and residential care facilities.
Interested in a dental career and looking for dental programs near you? In the dental assistant training program at St. Paul’s School of Nursing, students acquire necessary skills to demonstrate competence in a variety of dental office procedures and laboratory techniques including preliminary examination procedures, four-handed dentistry, dental charting, setting appointments and keeping patient records.When you enroll in St. Paul’s School of Nursing’ dental training program, you will learn how to provide educational, preventative and clinical therapeutic services to the public as a promoter of healthy dental hygiene while working chair-side with dentists.
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