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Why the medical pathway?
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Where you start
Your general interests suggest a career in the medical field. After connecting with a career coach, together you’ll narrow down to a few specific job paths.
These salaries are average estimates from the Texas Workforce Commission (2019) and may vary depending on your on the job experience and/or level of education completed. Entry level salaries may change based on your experience and skills you bring to the table.
A career coach can provide you with more info on salary ranges for your specific education and experience.
Medical Records Tech
Licensed Practical Nurse
Medical & Clinical Lab Tech
Specialized Medical Tech
Critical Care Nurse
Medical & Health Services Manager
Start the journey to your new career in the medical path today. Fill out the form below to get started.
General administrative and clinical duties. Scheduling appointments, tracking & maintaining records, insurance coding, tracking patient vitals & medical history, patient prep, blood draw, administering medications
in the houston medical path
candidate skills / qualifications
High school diploma/GED
0.5-1 years of previous experience
Medical Assistant Certification through an approved credentialing certification agency, i.e. American Association of Medical Assistant or American Medical Technologists, or Emergency Medical Technician
- Patient care
- Vital signs measurement
- Scheduling & appointment
- Medical records/coding
- EKG (electrocardiogram)/ECG (electrocardiograph)
- Communication skills
- Customer service
- Organizational skills
How it works
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Connect with a Career Coach
Take a skills assessment to see where you might fit best.
Select a Career Path
& Build Your Resume
Build the necessary skills through our education partnerships to help you feel prepared for the interview process and job-ready.
Make Career Changing Connections
Use your new skills and our network to apply to jobs best suited for you.
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