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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
Medical Assistant students practicing in a lab

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.
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.
December 18, 2015

Students Help Make Christmas Brighter for Local Children

Students at South Hills School of Business & Technology collect toys annually for several local charities.

March 25, 2015
Co-founder of South Hills at the ribbon cutting ceremony at the Lewistown campus

Lewistown Opens Medical Assistant Lab

South Hills held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Lewistown location for the new Medical Assistant program on March 24. Lewistown Mayor Deborah Bargo, District Attorney Dave Molek, and other members of the local business community and Chamber of Commerce were in attendance as South Hills President Maralyn Mazza unveiled the new lab.