Things you might worry about at the hospital: pain, illness, and long hours spent in the waiting room. Things you probably won’t worry about: all the stuff coders and billers are responsible for handling.

Everybody’s been to the doctor or dentist, so you’re probably pretty familiar with what a medical assistant or dental assistant does…but have you ever gotten a sneak peek behind the scenes of the office?
To get the inside scoop on what goes on, we spoke with students from Carrington…

Health care careers are #nojoke. You get to make a positive impact on peoples’ lives every day…what’s cooler than that?
Going to school for medical assisting[1] can be your foot in the door for your future in health care. Check out our list to find out the four reasons a career as a…

Have you ever gotten an Explanation of Benefits from an insurance company after you go to the doctor or hospital? Probably. Do you know exactly what you’re looking at? Probably not!
We spoke with Daniella, a student in Carrington College’s Medical Billing & Coding program [1], to find out…

Join Carrington College Medical Assisting program [1] students Kenya and Angelica as they show you everything you need to know about testing a patient’s blood sugar levels. Kenya is administering the test, while Angelica is our patient.
So what equipment do you need?
“You need a glucose meter,…

Did you know that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend 13 different vaccines for all kids from birth to 18? What’s more, many of them are spread across multiple doses, over multiple months, or even years. That’s a lot to remember… so we put together this guide to…

Have you ever wondered what you could learn on the Carrington College Medical Assisting program [1]? This video highlights just a few of the things you’ll discover in lectures and labs, as told by some of our current students.
By the way, if you’re considering a medical assisting career, the…