Jobs in health care can require long hours and lots of brain power, so how can you boost your focus when you find yourself dragging mid-shift? Easy! Have a quick, healthy snack that will jolt your brain into concentration mode. There’s plenty of food out there that has the ability to boost your…

Are you interested in the field of health care but not particularly keen on working directly with patients? You can still make a big difference as a pharmacy technician. Not sure if becoming a pharmacy technician is right for you? We’ve answered a few FAQs.
What do pharmacy technicians…

Looking at your medical bill can be like looking at an alien language. Health insurance comes in many different forms and with many different types of plans and benefits, so it’s important to understand how health insurance works in order to find the best plan for you and your family. Who…

Did you know that Sacramento is the oldest incorporated city in California, dating back to 1849 when citizens adopted a charter? The State Legislature moved here in 1854, and in 1879 Sacramento was named the permanent State Capital.
Affectionately known as the ‘River City’, Sacramento is home…

Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to have a bachelor’s degree in order to have a nursing career. In fact, licensed practical nurses (LPN) and licensed vocational nurses (LVN) are very capable of providing basic nursing care and can generally begin practicing after completing a short…

We’d like to introduce you to Taylor, a student in our Medical Assisting program at our Carrington College Mesquite, TX campus. Taylor started the certificate program in September last year, and hopes to graduate this July.
Taylor, aged 19, and her fiancé Brian have a 2 year old son – Rilyn;…

Carrington College is and always will be fully committed to the success of our students. You’ve probably already heard or read about our goal; it’s pretty simple. We want to change the lives of our students for the better.
From Registered Nursing to Pharmacy Technology, to Veterinary Assisting,…