If you are interested in pursuing a career in healthcare, you might consider getting your degree in Health Information Technology. With a degree in this field, you can take part in the growing trend of implementing Electronic Health Records in medical practices across all specialized healthcare fields.
This short video explains the purpose of EHRs and discusses why patients benefit most from these advanced systems. Coordinating care and communicating with primary physicians has never been easier than it is with an EHR in place, so medical practices are seeking skilled individuals to work with this new technology to bring patients more convenient, accurate care.
New York Career Institute can get you on the right track toward a career in HIT with our new AOS degree program in this rapidly growing field. To get started on the admissions process for this degree, call (646) 461-6672 or visit our website today.
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Paralegals, also known as Legal Assistants, assist attorneys in the delivery of legal services. At New York Career Institute, we provide paralegal courses to qualify students to perform legal work under the supervision of an attorney. Here are just a few reasons to consider becoming a paralegal:
Paralegals have the opportunity to work in a variety of environments as they are needed where there are lawyers! Paralegals are often employed in law firms, government agencies, corporate legal departments, educational and financial institutions, real estate agencies, and insurance companies. By assisting attorneys, paralegals enable the lawyers they work with to provide the best legal advice to their clients.
Law School Options
Becoming a paralegal is an excellent way to explore a career in the legal field, before committing to the time and expense required in law school. If attending law school, a previous career as a paralegal gives you a practical advantage in the classroom.
Do What You Love
As a paralegal, you can specialize in an area of law that interests you. Whether you are interested in family law, criminal, real estate law, or immigration law, the opportunities are endless! No matter what area you choose, you will have the opportunity to learn new aspects of the law every day in your career as a paralegal. With the frequent changes in the courts and legal system, and new legal statuses and procedures your legal knowledge will continue to expand.
We are now enrolling for fall term! If you want to begin a career as a paralegal, contact New York Career Institute by calling (646) 461-6672.
A career as a paralegal offers long-term rewards and financial security. With just a bit of higher education, you can be on your way down this exciting career path. For many adults supporting themselves, the thought of fitting paralegal courses into their busy schedules can be rather discouraging. Luckily, with a flexible and professional career school, taking paralegal courses while keeping your current job is easier than ever. Here are some tips for fitting paralegal courses into your current workload:
Budget Your Time
The key to successfully fitting courses into your current job schedule is preparation and planning ahead. Take a look at your schedule so you know exactly how much time you will be able to devote toward training for your new career. Brainstorm ways that you can consolidate obligations and free up blocks of time. Consider what you’re willing and unwilling to sacrifice for your education. Taking paralegal courses while holding a job is going to mean hard work on your part, but having this information planned out ahead of time will help ensure your success.
Create an Accommodating Schedule
With a better idea of your availability, you can now begin planning your class schedule. Explore the many accommodating alternative paralegal course options, such as night classes or courses offered over weekends. If you’ve budgeted time wisely, you’ll know exactly how many credit hours you can fit alongside your existing workload.
Develop Efficient Studying Habits
Juggling school and work means you won’t be able to afford procrastination or slacking. To get the most out of your new paralegal courses, you’ll need to develop efficient studying habits. Every person is different, but you should take some time to determine which studying practices work best for you.
If you’d like to get in touch with an admissions representative at an accommodating career school that will work with your schedule, call New York Career Institute at (646) 461-6672. Our night and weekend paralegal courses could be the answer to keeping your current job and working toward a rewarding career.