How often have you forgotten how to do something you read about? Now, how often have you forgotten how to do something you actually did yourself? I bet that the former happens much more than the latter. A lot of people out there love to use their hands (not their ears) to learn.
Do you or your…

Success in life doesn’t just come from WHAT you know, but WHO you know. In the age of ‘social networking’ that old adage has never been more true. If you’re getting ready for your first health care job search as a student, or searching for your next job on the career ladder as a Carrington…

Do you want to be a medical assistant? How about a veterinary technician? No matter what career path you choose, you need to develop good habits as a student. Those habits can also pay off in the real world! They’ll help you build confidence and a work ethic that will make you a professional…

There’s no doubt that registered nursing can be one of the most rewarding professions that a person can choose. However, being a Registered Nurse (RN) can also be one of the most stressful jobs in today’s demanding health care field.
Patients rely on registered nurses for many things,…

People have an obsession with living longer. Books and movies centering around immortal characters are constantly being released because nobody, including medical assistants, enjoys the thought of death. So, while the search for the fountain of youth is still underway, researchers continue to…

A resume is your first opportunity to impress employers in the health care industry. Learn how to create a persuasive medical resume, highlighting your passion and experience, to open doors to your dream career in health care.

Medical careers can be some of the most rewarding occupations for…

Stress is a commonly shared emotion among medical assistant students. The constant coursework, family needs, social events, part-time jobs and extracurricular activities can turn life into a balancing act with each new activity precariously being added to the pile. In fact, a study conducted…