physical therapist assistant
Reasons To Join the APTA

To all you Concorde Physical Therapist Assistant students around the country who might not think it’s worth it to join your professional association, the American Physical Therapy Association, here is a message from Ana Musket,...

health care careers (9)
Acing the Face-to-Face Interview

Getting to a sit-down, face-to-face interview is hard enough. When searching for health care careers, you first must fill out applications, submit resumes, probably even do a pre-interview with a human resources person over the...

nursing
Professional Development for Nurses

Carol Carotenuti, RN, MSN/Ed, VN, Director of Nursing at Concorde’s campus in San Bernardino, Calif., recently attended a big nurses’ symposium in nearby Santa Barbara, and there was one overriding theme to the event. Health...

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Tips to Relieve Stress

It’s a sad and alarming fact, but stress has become nearly as big a part of American life as breathing. We all suffer from it. Life in the 21st-century technological age has just become too...

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Reasons to Become a Surgical Technologist

Many believe that the career of being a Surgical Technologist begins and ends in the operating room. Nothing could be further from the truth. “Becoming a Surgical Technologist … is a rewarding career on a...

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Using LinkedIn When Job Searching

In today’s internet world, searching for a job isn’t what it used to be. Especially when it comes to searching for health care careers, it’s vital that you use all avenues and advantages available, which...

vocational nurse
Differences between LVNs & PCTs

Many, if not most, Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs) might be surprised to learn they actually were Patient Care Technicians (PCTs) before they became LVNs, they just didn’t realize it because it was called something else....

surgical technologist
Meet Grand Prairie CP Mike Lovejoy

For our September edition of “Meet Your Campus Presidents,” we’re going deep in the heart … of Texas, that is, and introducing you to Mike Lovejoy, M.Ed, Campus President at Concorde Career College – Grand Prairie...

health care awareness
Tips For a Better Night’s Sleep

Have you ever bragged to someone about how well you’re functioning despite lack of sleep? Some wear it as a badge of honor, this idea that sleep is necessary for the general public but they...

nursing degree program
4 Tips for Powering Through Night Shifts

People generally don’t decide to start a nursing degree program because of they enjoy certainty, crave a predictable 9-5 schedule and thrive in an environment marked with consistent routine. On the contrary, an intense desire...

health care career college
Meet Orlando CP Bill Ford

He might live and work in the same area as Disney World, but there’s certainly nothing Mickey Mouse about the job Bill Ford does as Campus President (CP) of the Concorde Career Institute – Orlando...

health care community
Concorde-Memphis Takes Part in St. Jude Walk

As part of Concorde Career College’s commitment to the health care community, students and staff from the Memphis campus participated in the 2016 St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital’s Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer Saturday, September...

surgical technology
Concorde’s New ST Degree Completion

The world of health care is changing and evolving even faster than the world itself. As technology changes and new techniques and medications are created, it forces practitioners in all health care fields to become...

health care careers
Why Personalize Your Resume?

When it comes to searching for health care careers, it’s important to try and get every edge you can when applying for a job. A big part of that is personalizing your résumé for each...

dental assistant
Meet Concorde DA Graduate Trenisha Davis

Little did she know it at the time, but a fear of going to the dentist as a child led to a fulfilling and rewarding career as a dental assistant for Trenisha Davis. “I remember...

health care training
Avoiding Burnout in Health Care Training

Burnout is defined as physical or mental collapse caused by overwork or stress. Whether it’s spending 60-plus hours a week toiling away at a job you hate, pulling a series of all-nighters to complete homework...

health care degree accelerated programs
Balancing Life With an Accelerated Program

The decision to take a huge step forward in bettering your life and circumstances by going to college, especially in health care degree accelerated programs like those offered at Concorde, is not an easy one....

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Cautions in Using Social Media

The rise of social media over the last several years has brought with it many advantages. It’s connected people in ways not seen before and provided billions with information and knowledge they might not have...

health care career (7)
Writing Great Follow-up Letters

Oftentimes, it’s the little details that matter most … especially when it comes to a job hunt. That’s where a well-crafted follow-up letter comes into play. You’re searching for that health care career of your...

dental assistant programs
How To Deal With Dental Anxiety

Would it surprise you to know that 30-40 million Americans suffer from dental anxiety and dental phobia? According to the Colgate Oral Care Center, “there are varying degrees of dental anxiety and phobia. At the...