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Embarking on the health care career of your dreams has never been easier! HOW TO GET A JOB IN HEALTH CARE, 2nd Edition is the ideal reference tool, whether you're a first-time job seeker or a veteran trying to advance in the health care industry. Instruction and preparation activties cover every step of the employment cycle, including job research, writing resumes, completing applications, and preparing for interviews. You will also learn how to start and keep a job in health care, leave a job with grace, and secure references. A great resource for entering any health care profession, this handy guide provides sample documents, templates, worksheets, and activities to help students prepare for their careers. Accompanying software includes a Resume Generator as well as sample and supporting documents related to cover letters, various formats and types of resumes, job offer evaluations, job exit conversations, and much more.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781111640088
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 6/28/2012
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 176
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 10.70 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Robert H. Zedlitz has more than 40 years of instructional experience in business, work, and career education. Currently involved in Career and Work Experience Education in Fremont, California, he is a past member of the Work Experience Education Consortium Committee for the California State Department of Education. Mr. Zedlitz earned his B.B.A. from the University of Toledo and his M.A. from the University of San Francisco.

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Table of Contents

Preface. SECTION I: GETTING AND STARTING A JOB IN HEALTH CARE. Health care Resume. Health care Cover Letter. Health care Employment Application. Finding and Researching a Health care Job and Facility. How to Prepare for a Health care Interview. During the Health care Interview. After the Health care Interview. How to Start a Health care Job. SECTION II: LEAVING A HEALTH CARE JOB…GRACEFULLY. Questions to Consider Before Leaving a Health care Job. The Best Way to Leave a Health care Job. Health care Reference Letter. SECTION III: GETTING, STARTING, AND LEAVING A JOB IN HEALTH CARE ACTIVITIES. Checklist of Employment Power Words and Phrases. Writing Health care Job Objectives. Constructing a Health care Resume. Standard Resume. Chronological Resume. Functional Resume. Combination Resume. Constructing a Health care Reference List. Writing a Health care Cover Letter. Completing a Health care Employment Application. Finding Health care Job Leads. Researching a Health care Facility. Answering Interview Questions and Practice Interview Evaluation Form. Health care Case Study Questions. Preparing a Health care Post-Interview Letter. Identifying Health care Personal Qualities. Health care Case Study: Decision Time. Writing a Health care Resignation Letter. Health care Exit Conversation. Constructing a Health care Reference Letter. SECTION IV: HOW TO USE THE RESGEN STUDYWARE SOFTWARE.

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