• Becoming a Respiratory Therapist. Contact FNU at 305-821-3333 for more information on our respiratory therapy program.

    Becoming a Respiratory Therapist

    What is Respiratory Therapy? Respiratory therapy is the practice of examining patients who are experiencing issues with their breathing. Respiratory therapists are responsible for the evaluation and treatment of a patient’s lungs and airways. They perform chest exams and create a treatment plan to resolve problems and illnesses within the lungs. The main priority is…

  • Health Services Administration degree program at Florida National University. Contact us at 305-821-3333 for more information.

    What is Healthcare Management?

    Are you interested in working in healthcare but don’t necessarily want to work directly with patients? Health Services Administration may be a great career path for you. Florida National University offers Health Services Administration as an associate, a bachelor and a master’s degree, both on-campus and online.   Healthcare Management Healthcare management is the technique…

  • 5 Reasons to Become a Registered Nurse | FNU | Contact FNU at 305-821-3333 for more information on our nursing programs.

    5 Reasons to Become a Registered Nurse

    Students who are considering a career in nursing have several opportunities in front of them. Florida National University (FNU) offers multiple nursing degree programs: Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) RN to MSN Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Associate of Science in Nursing Before deciding on which degree path you want to take, it…

  • 10 Different Types of Nursing Jobs | Florida National University | FNU | Contact us today for more information on our nursing programs 305-821-3333.

    10 Different Types of Nursing Jobs

    The field of nursing includes many different types of jobs in hospitals, doctors’ offices, healthcare clinics, rehabilitation centers and other healthcare settings. Florida National University (FNU) offers multiple nursing programs at different levels. Listed below are a few of the different types of nursing jobs within this field.     1. Addiction Nurse Sometimes called…

  • What Can I Do With a Medical Technology Degree at FNU. Contact us today at 305-821-3333 for more information on our programs.

    What Can I Do With a Medical Technology Degree?

    As the healthcare industry continues to grow, the demand for healthcare workers is on the rise. Earning an Associate of Science in Medical Laboratory Technology at Florida National University (FNU) could be a great career path for you. But you may be asking, “what can I do with a medical laboratory technology degree?”   Medical…

  • 6 Things You Need to Know Before Becoming a Respiratory Therapist

    What You Need to Know Before Becoming a Respiratory Therapist

    Choosing an occupation is the first step students should consider before enrollment. A search and inquire is recommended before deciding on a professional path. In particular, healthcare careers are demanding and stressful. Take for example respiratory therapy. Professionals in this field are in a variety of settings and shifts. For future respiratory therapists, there are…

  • How to Become a Physical Therapist Assistant

    How to Become a Physical Therapist Assistant

    In December 2019, a new film available on the Amazon Prime Video streaming platform made news headlines among movie fans who also work in the field of physical therapy. “ASIAA” is directed by Andrew Reid, a filmmaker whose life was completely transformed by a medical emergency he suffered while he was a college student in…

  • Patient Care Technician Training Program in Miami

    Patient Care Technician Training Program in Miami

    In 2019, a couple of issues related to the nursing profession in Florida made for interesting news headlines. The first one was reported by a Lakeland ABC affiliate, and it dealt with the ongoing suspension of state healthcare licenses over school loan defaults; quite a few of the professionals affected by this measure, which is…

  • 5 Career Opportunities in the Respiratory Therapy Field

    5 Career Opportunities in the Respiratory Therapy Field

    Students considering a degree in respiratory therapy might be interested in the various career paths available with this degree. The field is becoming more specialized, and demand is growing for those professionals who have earned the National Certification-Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT), to earn other specialty certifications like neonatology, acute care, and pulmonary functions specialist. During…

  • How Foreign Physicians Can Work as Healthcare Practitioners in the US

    How Foreign Physicians Can Work as Healthcare Practitioners in the US

    The trend of globalization has made it easier for professionals in many fields to find employment opportunities abroad, but this does not necessarily apply to the medical field, particularly when it comes to foreign physicians in the United States. Foreign medical graduates, commonly referred to as FMGs in the American healthcare sector, are often required…