Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work as a medical laboratory technician? To find out more, we spent time with a Carrington College Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) program [1] graduate at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona.  
Chad has been at St. Luke’s for about a…

Heather Listiak, 30, is from San Manuel, Arizona. She finished the Medical Assisting program [1] at the Tucson campus in June 2016; last month she walked the stage with her graduating class. Heather, a mom of three, started her health care career as an in-home caregiver 10 years ago. Caregiving…

If you’re interested in health care, chances are you want to help people feel better…why else get into it right? But until a doctor can figure out what’s going on, they can’t help their patient. That’s where a medical & clinical laboratory technician comes in.
A Medical Laboratory Technician…

Finding out what’s wrong with a patient is an important part of their medical journey, maybe the most important. That all starts with a medical laboratory technician doing their job right. So what does a medical laboratory technician do, and what will you learn on the Medical Laboratory…

You’ll know if you’re an A or a B grade student, but do you know if you’re type A, B, AB or O when it comes to your blood? There’s a pretty simple test to find out…as these Carrington Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) program [1] students explain.
Why do I need to know my blood…

The last 15 years brought a huge leap forward in technology; smart phones, tablets, wearables and smart watches, the very idea of mobile technology was science fiction in 2001. In 2016 we are more connected than ever before. When you add in the evolution of the internet, we have access to more…

If you’re one of the millions of Americans who have asthma or if you’ve ever had surgery, it’s likely that you’ve seen a respiratory therapist [1] in action. But do you know what a typical day in respiratory care is like? To give you an idea, we spent some time on the job with Bryan, a…