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…

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…

Single mom Michelle Cannon, age 26, completed the Health Care Administration (HCA) program at our Citrus Heights campus in August. Her 20 month old son baby James is her motivation, while her mom is her inspiration. Before enrolling at Carrington College, Michelle worked a lot of retail and…

Hello Carrington Flock! It’s time for another update. The final six weeks of my Pharmacy Technology program is at an externship site; this post is about my first day!I’m excited to be doing my externship at a family owned pharmacy in Tempe, AZ. We send medications out to assisted living homes…