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About two years.: It depends on what exactly the degree is on and which college and state it is in. An a.S. Degree in nursing or dental hygiene can be two or three years in oregon. But if you can, go for the four year b. Sc. Degree. Better future opportunities. ...Read more
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What are the differences between different mental health professions and who is best suited to help kids?
It depends on: The problem. In general, a child should have an evaluation by a child and adolescent psychiatrist to rule out illnesses that could require treatment with medication. The psychiatrist may then recommend a psychologist or therapist for the talk/play portion of the treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What are the differences between different mental health professions and who is best suited to help cutters?
Counselors: A psychiatrist is a doctor who has completed a medical degree and then completes a residency to become a psychiatrist. A psychologist has a graduate degree, such as master's or phd and tends to specialize in counseling. Cutters should be evaluated by a psychiatrist for any treatable, underlying mental illness, then referred to a counselor. Counseling can help develope better coping skills. ...Read more
Depends: As a patient you might want your doc to have gone to medical school.You might want the drug addicted ones to be removed before their impairment causes you harm.You might want the ones treating you for cancer you don't have to be caught and go to jail. There are many complex issues in this process the public never sees, but the health related boards make the effort to remove the bad actors. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Personnel shortages: Some areas need to use locum tenems healthcare personnel to fill job vacancies. Fortunately, many healthcare workers enjoy traveling and sharing their expertise. ...Read more
Hard to say, but: The devil's always in the details. We as patients (or families of patients) always want "the best, " but are rarely aware of the real costs. Hospitals and doctors have learned to become wasteful because we're spending someone else's money, but in the end, it's really all of us who end up paying. Some sort of conscious decision-making is needed (rationing), and we'd better control our own destiny! ...Read more
What effect will the new health care program have on the health professions, like doctors and nurses?
Don't know: That has yet to be determined. The details of the final plan and whatever is upheld in court and/or by referendum is not yet known. ...Read more
Why is effective use of medical terminology essential to the performance of job duties in health professions?
Communication: Just like any other industry or job, you have to be able to communicate accurately and effectively with others. Medicine is no different. ...Read more
Probably not: By chemical testing if you mean biological monitoring for effects of workplace toxins, like lead, asbestos, etc., there's no point in doing this if a worker is not exposed to these substances by the nature of their work, even if the toxins exist somewhere else in the workplace. If you mean drug testing, this is a matter of company policy as it pertains to the drug free workplace act. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why the question?: I'm not sure how to answer the question because I am not sure what you are looking for. Can you be more specific? ...Read more
Internet help: I assume you have had a blood spectrum laboratory print out with the results. Most will highlight abnormalities in some way for easy reading. Ask you doctor about these results. You can look onto the internet for each category and get an explanation for each one but only your medical doctor can put them all together, and make up a treatment plan if needed. ...Read more
Back injury: forces known to create back problems include, exposure to prolonged vibratory forces(riding in a truck with poor suspension),prolonged positioning(sitting for long periods of time without shifting to stand or walk) repetitive twist or bend(swinging a mop or running a checkout stand).doing heavy resistive activities( e.g. lifting furniture playing contact sport ) ...Read more
Can you tell me if there are any medical professions that don't have a lot of blood or precise work?
There are : lots and lots of different health care fields where you won't be exposed to blood. However, I don't know of anyone that doesn't require you to be precise. ...Read more
What does top mean?: Any medical professional has the potential of having a law suit brought against them. ...Read more