Dental Assisting Training in Memphis
How do I become a dental assistant?

Getting your foot in the door and landing that first job in any field takes the right training and a can-do attitude! And if you’re considering becoming a dental assistant, training through a dental assistant...

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Are you in the 80% of these people? Let us help!

It’s middle of February. For most, that means the excitement of it being a “New Year” has passed and nearly 80% of people have abandoned their well-intentioned resolutions. Are you one of them? Fear not,...

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The Need for Nursing Educators

For those Concorde Nursing graduates looking to delve into another area of the field, you might think about teaching. Nursing educator needs are growing. According to recent statistical analysis compiled by the Duquesne University School...

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What to Expect On a Campus Tour

Have you considered arranging a tour at a Concorde health care campus, but hesitated? You weren’t sure what to expect? Well, hesitate no more. We asked resident Admissions representatives to discuss what happens when they...

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Meet RT Program Director Peggy Smalley

Peggy Smalley, BA, RRT-NPS, CPFT, quickly grows excited and enthusiastic as she shows a visitor the wall outside the respiratory therapy lab at Concorde’s Kansas City, Mo. campus. The information board, which was designed and...

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Concorde Faculty Professional Development

We encourage students to continue their educations past graduation at Concorde. Many Concorde graduates who work in health care professions where licensing is required are mandated annually to complete continuing education units, better known as...

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Why Do Community Service?

Concorde proves through action each and every year that it believes in serving the community. Every year our health care students, faculty and staff log thousands of hours volunteering for worthy causes and at events...

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Meet Aurora PTA Grad Cameron York

Students come to Concorde from backgrounds as diverse as they are numerous. When you chose Concorde, however, your stories converged into a shared journey –a journey to become America’s next generation of health care professionals....

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Receiving New Student Feedback

Campus Presidents at each of Concorde’s 16 campuses across the U.S. constantly work on ways to make the learning experience better for the health care student. A huge part of that process involves listening to...

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5 Things an MA Does in a Typical Day

Medical Assistants are an important part of a patient-centered medical team consisting of physicians, nurses and other medical personnel. Medical Assistants complete both administrative and clinical tasks in the offices of physicians, hospitals and other...

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6 Key Ways to Integrate into an Existing Work Team

Whether you’re pursuing an accelerated health care training program for a forward-facing, extroverted profession like medical assisting or have your sights set on something a little more secluded such a medical laboratory technician, working as...

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5 Study Apps to Enrich Your Health Care Training Program

While we never want apps to replace a study session in the learning resource center, a conversation with your instructor or reaching out to a lamplighter, we recognize there’s real value in integrating mobile technology...

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5 Fast LinkedIn Tips for Health Care Job Seekers

LinkedIn is the job seeking hub of social media. With 35 million potential business contacts – including executives from all the Fortune 500 companies – across an array of industries, it’s as vital a tool...

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Thank You Important Following Interviews

If you’ve paid attention to this Concorde blog, you pretty much have all the information you need to successfully navigate a health care job interview. From how to dress, to what questions to ask, to...

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Health Care Data Privacy Day

This Sunday is Data Privacy Day. It’s a great opportunity to discuss why data privacy is so important when it comes to Health Information Management. We enlisted the expertise of RaTonya Stephens, RHIA, Program Director...

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Talking Volunteerism In an Interview

It always can be a tricky proposition when deciding how to present yourself during a job interview. What to talk about and when. It’s no different when interviewing for a health care job. One of...

occupational therapy assistant
Being an Aide Vs. Practitioner

They perform many of the same basic responsibilities. But there are several key characteristics that set apart the occupational therapy assistant (OTA) from the occupational therapist. Same is true for the physical therapist assistant (PTA)...

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Dressing for Success at Work

Landing that health care job can come down to how you look as much as how qualified you are. Dressing professionally, at times, appears to be a dying art form these days. But it’s still...

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Health Care Jobs Without a Bachelor’s Degree

It’s a good time for those interested in health care jobs, but don’t care to invest a ton of time in school to get there. The path to landing a job in health care doesn’t...

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What a Vocational Nurse Can Do

A licensed vocational nurse, by definition, provides basic nursing care and works under the supervision of doctors and registered nurses. One might think the vocational nurse just makes and turns down beds, clean patients and...

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“I am eternally grateful to Dr. Lu-Ping Gamble at the Garden Grove campus. They not only lit a spark, they lit a torch in my heart that shall burn forever! My education changed my life and has had a huge positive impact on the person I am today.”


Jamie Troccoli
Vocational Nursing graduate