Alternative therapies in veterinary medicine

Vets and Vet techs have been turning to alternative therapies to treat animals.

Medical care and services used to treat humans and those used to treat animals often overlap. And just as alternative therapies have become increasingly prevalent in the treatment of people, they are also making headway into the world of veterinary technology and medicine.
In Arizona, Dr. Tim…

Avoid These Career Mistakes

Avoid These Mistakes

You’re making your way towards a new career, working hard on your Carrington College program. It takes an awful lot of dedication to get into a new career; once you’ve made it and got that first job, don’t undo all that hard work by making easily avoided career-limiting mistakes like…

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Carrington Colleg eFaculty and Staff

As a student at Carrington  you’re well on your way to achieving something great in your life. Part of our job, as faculty and staff, is to provide you with resources that help to keep you moving in the right direction. That includes guidance whenever you need it – but try as we might, we…

Is nursing school right for you?

Should you go to nursing school?

While there are many different subsets of the medical industry, many people who are interested in health care choose to pursue nursing careers.1 Nursing can be a very rewarding occupation, but it’s important to make sure that you will enjoy the job before you sign up for a practical nursing…

Money Money Money!

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As you approach your graduation from Carrington  and start your job search in earnest, don’t let money be the deciding factor if you’re fortunate enough to receive multiple offers. There’s more to life than money.
I could populate this entire blog post with phrases like ‘money can’t buy…

National Health Care IT Week to set agenda for the industry

Medical coding and billing were major topics during NHIT week.

Sept. 16-20 was National Health IT Week,1 and it provided an opportunity for government agencies, health care providers and information technology professionals to evaluate where they stand in the continuing effort to streamline the way technology is used to deliver medical care and…

Top tips for scoring a job as a vet tech

Keep these tips in mind when looking for a job as a veterinary technician.

Have you been thinking about pursuing a career in veterinary technology? If you are already enrolled in a veterinary technician program, then you are well on your way. Vet techs have the opportunity to work directly with animals and assist veterinarians in their duties.1 Before you begin…