31 Aug '15, 11pm

A pathway to a great career for some of the best and the brightest:

A pathway to a great career for some of the best and the brightest:

While service members are often assured that the skills gained in the military can transition into civilian employment, some qualifications do not immediately translate. Examples of this are former military personnel who served as Army medics, Air Force medical technicians, and Navy and Coast Guard hospital corpsmen. While their training in the military was quite extensive, it does not readily meet the qualifications in civilian medical fields. Recognizing that the skills of these highly trained individuals were not being utilized, the Veterans Health Administration began a program in 2012 to provide a stepping stone for these veterans to bridge to a civilian job in the medical field. Intermediate care technicians (ICT) have become valuable assets to doctors and hospital teams. Corpsmen and medics typically have the training and experience equivalent to a second-year medic...

Full article: http://www.militaryconnection.com/blog/6538/intermediate-...

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