Healthcare – Page 6 – South Hills School of Business & Technology
May 18, 2017
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Bright Outlook Occupation: Medical Assistant

Medical Assistants are trained professionals that handle both administrative tasks and patient care tasks under the direction of a physician. They perform duties such as gathering and recording patient and insurance information, preparing exam rooms, and providing direct patient care such as drawing blood, administering medications, and measuring vital signs.
May 1, 2017
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Medical Assistant Students Use Simulation Technology

South Hills Medical Assistant students get the opportunity to use cutting edge simulation technology for learning at the Health and Science Lab at Penn State's Lewistown Center.
April 17, 2017
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Bright Outlook Occupation: Medical Records & Health Information Technicians

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians are an integral part of the healthcare system and compile, process, and maintain patient records in hospitals, private healthcare facilities, government agencies, etc.
February 24, 2017
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Sonography Student Awarded Prestigious Scholarship

Erika Mall, a student enrolled in the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Professional Plus program at South Hills in State College, has been awarded a prestigious scholarship by the American Society of Echocardiography.
November 2, 2016
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Lewistown Health Careers Club Makes Charitable Donation

Members of the Health Careers Club at our Lewistown location collected over 140 pairs of gently worn shoes for Soles4Souls, a not-for-profit organization committed to fighting poverty.
June 6, 2016

Health Careers Clubs Hold Several Charity Events

Even as they work on end-of-the-year class projects, students from the Health Careers Clubs at all three of our locations have generously organized events to collect donations to benefit members of their communities.