Faculty Spotlight – Meet Corrinne Meyer

Faculty Spotlight - Corrinne Meyer & Dora

Corrinne Meyer has been an instructor at the Carrington College Reno, NV, campus for almost 5 years. Corrinne teaches two Human Anatomy & Physiology (A&P) classes to students on our Registered Nursing program; she has been an educator for 10 years.
Thanks for your time Corrinne, are you a…

My Starting Point – Mayra Ruiz Gallegos – Make Time

Mayra Ruiz Gallegos

It’s Mayra again! When I’m thinking about things to share that new students would find interesting, I try to come up with tips on things that I’d liked to have known when I started the Pharmacy Technology program back in October. That’s why this week I’m sharing my thoughts on managing your…

Pharmacists play a pivotal role in patients’ recovery

Pharmacists play an important role in keeping us healthy

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle is a powerful way to recover from or avoid chronic illnesses.¬†According to the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, it is much more cost-effective to prevent chronic diseases than to treat them after they occur. In fact¬†most chronic diseases could be…

How pets help people with depression

Pets can help people with depression

Every animal lover and pet owner understands the bond that is created when a furry friend enters their life. Many people consider their pets part of their family, and spare no expense making sure the animals are happy and healthy. That’s where veterinarians, vet techs and veterinary assistants…

My Starting Point – Chelsea Ruiz – Where To Start?

Chelsea Ruiz

Hello guys, it’s Chelsea again. I started the Medical Assisting program at the Carrington College Tucson campus in March and I’m blogging about my experiences. If you missed my first post, read it here!
Why Carrington?
Once I decided to change my life by getting a career, I looked into most of…

Registered nurses are in high demand

Registered nurses are in high demand

Registered nurses and students enrolled in nursing programs can look forward to a bright future as their field expands in the next 10 years. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment for registered nurses is expected to grow by 19 percent between 2012 and 2022, which is faster than…

The power of massage therapy

Massage Therapist

Massage therapy has been around for hundreds of years. It’s a healing technique that helps people relax, treats injuries to muscles and tissue, and can calm and soothe anxious bodies. Massage therapists are trained to manipulate the soft tissue to improve circulation, relieve pain, rehabilitate…