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Close up of the human eye
November 20th, 2019
Kris Powers

Ophthalmic assistants work with and under ophthalmic technicians and an ophthalmologist. They prepare the patient for their exam and perform initial testing before the ophthalmologist sees the patient. These tests may include preliminary eye function tests, testing vision, measuring the dimension of the eyes and measuring the distance between the eyes. They may also discuss procedures and medications with the patient and obtain medical histories.  In some offices, they may also assist the ophthalmologist with surgical procedures.

Smiling professional woman
November 12th, 2019
Kris Powers

The Oxford Dictionary defines a bookkeeper as, “a person whose job is to keep records of the financial affairs of a business.” The Bureau of Labor Statistics lists the following as the most common duties of a bookkeeper:

Smiling Medical Assistant
November 8th, 2019
Kris Powers

Medical assistants perform clinical and clerical tasks in healthcare facilities. The Bureau of Labor Statistics lists the following as common tasks of a medical assistant:

Wedding table with centerpieces
November 5th, 2019
Kris Powers

Do you love to host parties or decorate for events? Are you organized and work well with a deadline? Do you love to plan dinner parties or help with wedding planning? Maybe birthday parties? Would you believe that you can make a career out of these very things?

Pharmacy Technician
October 30th, 2019
Kris Powers

What does a pharmacy technician do?



Pharmacy technicians work under the direct supervision of a pharmacist and, according to The Bureau of Labor Statistics, are responsible for the following:

Young professional
October 9th, 2019
Kris Powers
Medical billers and coders are in high demand which makes this an ideal portable career for a military spouse. Learn more here!
Young smiling female medical office assistant
October 2nd, 2019
Kris Powers
Dental office assistants are usually the first face patients see when walking into a dental office. Learn more about obatining training in this exciting career here!
Automotive Technician
September 25th, 2019
Kris Powers
Automotive technicians are not just tied down to doing oil changes and under the hood work. ASE.com points out that automotive technicians can be service consultants, directors and can eventually open and own their own shop. Learn more here!
Men and women in a group counseling session
September 18th, 2019
Kris Powers
The use of alcohol and illicit drugs among active duty members is becoming more of an epidemic. Counseling and treatment are the building blocks to a new life for an addict. Learn more about training for a career as a Drug & Alcohol Counselor here!
Veterinary Assistant with puppy
September 4th, 2019
Kris Powers

Veterinary assistants assist the veterinarian and veterinary technicians with the everyday jobs of taking care of animals in an office setting. Some of their daily duties, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics, include:

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