Alisha Alston has always been interested in the medical field. But it’s only recently that she started to explore a career in health care.
When she completed her Associate of Science degree in Health Studies in August, having earned her Certificate of Achievement in Medical Billing and Coding…

Thomas M. Howell, PT, MPT, is a full-time instructor in the Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) program at our Carrington College campus in Boise, Idaho. He joined Carrington in 2011. Tom is also the part-time Payment Specialist for the Idaho Physical Therapy Association (IPTA).
That role led…

Dr. Linda Gray is a program director at our Mesquite, Texas, campus. Linda joined the Carrington family in January this year. Prior to joining us she spent 10 years at Baylor University Medical Center; she worked in administration as a nurse manager for women’s health and gynecology, as well…

If you read part one of our interview with Liza Long, you’ll know she is the manager of the Student Success Center at our Boise, ID, campus.
But Liza came to prominence at a national level after a blog she wrote in the wake of the Newtown shootings went viral. The post, titled “I am Adam Lanza’s…

Our colleague, Liza Long, is manager of the Student Success Center at our Boise, ID, campus. But do a Google search and you’ll discover that, in addition to her “day job” with us, Liza is also a mental health advocate, a published author, and a prominent blogger. You can read more about that…

The Food and Drug Administration has officially greenlit Contrave, a new drug that targets obesity and only one of three such medications to be approved by the organization in the past decade.1 The two other obesity pills, Qsymia and Belviq, were both approved by the FDA in 2012. Both of these…

For a medical administrative assistant, it might be tough to keep track of the entire front office of a private practice. Generally, human memory seems to be inconsistent, at times leaving us forgetting where we placed our car keys or the topic of conversation. However, a new study conducted by…