Pick Up A Book (or Two) This Summer

Reading

There’s no doubt that reading is a huge part of college life. At Carrington College, while we ensure that you have the opportunity to put a lot of time into hands-on learning, there’s no getting away from the fact that hitting the school books regularly is also key to your success.
But although…

Graduate Spotlight – Meet Sarah Young

Sarah Young

Sarah Young has a crazy 15 months ahead of her. This month she turns 25 and has a graduation ceremony to look forward to. She is in the process of buying a house, and is planning her wedding with fiancé Ross for August 2014. Add in the fact that she’s just a month or so into her ‘dream job’ and…

Homework Is Not Just For High School

Homework

Carrington College California programs are designed to prepare you for work in the real world, with a large slice of your time spent hands-on, developing the practical skills needed to help you succeed in your chosen health care career. But that doesn’t mean you don’t have to hit the books! Far…

Weather’s Warming Up – It’s Time To Get Active!

Running Outside

Memorial Day has come and gone…and that means the unofficial start of summer is here! Depending on which Carrington College California campus you go to, the weather should be warming up nicely by now! That means it’s time to end your winter hibernation and get outside!
To paraphrase Newton’s…

Interview Tip #1 – Don’t Answer Phone During Interview!

No Phone

At Carrington College California we do everything we can to prepare our students for a smooth transition to the working world. Our Career Services Department offers support in areas such as resume writing, interviewing techniques, and provides guidance and support throughout your job search.
If…

The importance of patient care

Importance of Quality Patient Care

The medical profession isn’t all about treating illness, it’s also about enhancing patient care in any way possible. Patient-centered care has a variety of benefits, and all can improve the quality of life for both practical and vocational nurses and the people they care for.
What is…

Massage helps patients manage pain

Massage Therapy Pain Management

Natural remedies for pain management are gaining popularity, and massage therapy is becoming an integral component of patient care as hospitals and medical providers look for ways to improve recovery time.
As an alternative form of medicine, massage therapy has a variety of benefits that common…