Over the past decade, employment for pharmacists has continued to climb. This is attributed primarily to an aging population that’s slowly beginning to increase its need for prescription medication.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, employment for pharmacists is expected to increase by…

As the dental industry continues to flourish, new trends are continuing to emerge that will shape the future for students currently enrolled in dental hygienist schools.
The job outlook for aspiring dentists appears to be better than ever, as the U.S. Department of Labor projects that the number…

Whether you’re studying to be a certified pharmacy technician, medical assistant or any other medical profession, there’s no reason that your education has to be limited to the classroom. In fact, there’s a great deal you can do over your weekends to gain valuable experience and…

An Open House Event To Be Proud Of!

Our thanks go out to our wonderful Carrington College student body nationwide for helping to make our recent Open House event a huge success! Friends, family, and members of the public came through the doors of all our 18 campus locations to see what our students are doing every day in class,…

One of the foremost benefits of becoming a certified medical assistant is that it will enable you to work in a number of different professional settings throughout your career. While you may enter your studies with a specific vision of your dream job, it’s extremely important to keep an open…

A day in the life of a medical assistant

While your classes in different realms of medicine will qualify you to become a medical assistant, you’ll still likely be surprised by some of the practices you engage in during your actual employment.
Though this disconnect in understanding can be somewhat worrisome, there’s no need to fret…

New Migraine Treatment: A Beacon of Hope

Certified medical assistants are often the first medical professional that patients see when arriving at a hospital, emergency room or private practice.
Because of this, it is often the case that these assistants work with individuals who are experiencing severe pain from a recent injury or…