Alphabet  Soup – Sorting  HTM Certifications

Alphabet Soup – Sorting HTM Certifications

By Ray Marden, CBET, CHTM I scrolled through my connections on LinkedIn recently to peruse the various certifications that leaders in the HTM field hold. I encountered many familiar acronyms such as CBET, CHTM, CRES and CCE, and some less common ones like CLRT, CPHQ,...
So Why Biomed?

So Why Biomed?

By Ray Marden, CBET, CHTM There are as many reasons to choose a career, as there are many careers to choose from. Most people consider much more than just the salary when choosing a particular career path. So, what considerations would lead someone to choose to become...
How to Use TikTok During Job Search

How to Use TikTok During Job Search

By Kathleen Furore I’ve written a lot about the important role LinkedIn can play in the career search. But recently, I’ve learned that TikTok is becoming a key part of that process. In fact, a recent story in The Washington Post said TikTok “is fast emerging as a...
Networking – Stepping Into Your Circle

Networking – Stepping Into Your Circle

By Ray Marden, CBET, CHTM Many HTM professionals pride themselves on being ninjas in the hospital. They know how to get into a patient care area, do the job and get out without interfering with the patient care workflow. They do their job and go home, without so much...
Why Mentorship is Important

Why Mentorship is Important

By Kathleen Furore Mentorships always have been an important aspect of getting a foot in the door and climbing the career ladder. But many people from underserved communities don’t have the connections often needed to find someone to help them along. Why is mentorship...
Internships

Internships

By Ray Marden, CBET, CHTM Finding the right internship can be a challenging part of getting started in any business, and healthcare technology management (HTM) is no exception. The following struggle is from a colleague who graduated from a well-known tech school a...
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