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Cambridge College’s Latest Community Efforts at St. Francis Table in Atlanta

Atlanta Community Efforts

Cambridge Atlanta truly has a heart for service as about 32 or more participants volunteered to feed the homeless Saturday, October 5th at the St. Francis Table. St. Francis operates within The Catholic Shrine of the Immaculate conception which is the oldest structure in Atlanta. It’s brief history is as follows: History St. Francis Table began operation on Holy Saturday, April 10, 1982 during the period when Franciscans Friars staffed the Catholic Shrine of the… Read More

Cambridge Institute’s 2019 Graduation

Cambridge Institute’s campus in Altamonte Springs, Florida had its 2019 Graduation in Winter Park on Thursday, September 12th. It was a significant graduation with over 130 graduates in attendance. Cambridge’s faculty and staff were all in attendance. Cambridge’s Career Services provide all the planning and coordinating as it takes many months to create a smooth and respectful running event. This was our first graduating class for our Radiologic Technology, Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Medical Billing… Read More

How to Get Started in Medical Billing and Coding

Not all careers within the medical field require hands-on patient care. In fact, medical billing and coding specialists spend their time working with insurance companies to ensure patients and medical facilities receive adequate payment for treatment. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, positions in this field are expected to grow by 13% by 2026, an excellent outlook for those interested in medical coding and billing. How to Become a Medical Coder & Biller To… Read More

What’s It Like Being a Radiation Therapy Technician?

Radiation Therapy School Florida

Radiation therapy is a fast-growing field. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, radiation therapy is expected to grow 13% by 2026, much faster than the average of other careers. What Is Radiation Therapy? Radiation therapy is often prescribed by oncologists to treat patients with cancer or other diseases. Using beams of energy through x-ray, protons or other types of energy, radiation kills cancer cells at the source. A radiation machine aims a beam at… Read More

Can a Non-Medical Student Do Diagnostic Medical Sonography?

DMS Atlanta

Are you a non-medical student ready to enter the medical field through sonography? If so, you can certainly change your career path. But, regardless of your educational background, the journey towards becoming a diagnostic medical sonographer is the same.   Requirements for Becoming a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Whether you’re getting ready to graduate high school or you’re currently in a college program, these are the requirements for becoming a diagnostic medical sonographer: Attend an accredited… Read More

5 Reasons Why RNs Should Pursue Their BSN Degree

RN to BSN Florida

A BSN or Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree is the next best step for RNs or Registered Nurses to take in their career. Why should you pursue your BSN degree as an RN? 5 Reasons Why RNs Should Pursue Their BSN Degree There are many reasons why pursuing your BSN degree is a smart move. Here are the top five: Career flexibility: RNs who possess a BSN often have greater career flexibility. They often… Read More

How to Get Started in Sonography Quickly

Florida DMS School

Sonography is a fast-growing specialty within the medical field. Because of this, you may be considering sonography as your chosen career path. Before you choose sonography, it’s important to note that there isn’t a quick way to enter the field. A sonography program will take you slightly over two years to fully complete. Why Does Medical Sonography Take This Long? Medical sonography is a discipline that requires a detailed study of the human body and… Read More

What’s Next After a Nursing Degree?

Florida Nursing school

You’ve graduated with your new nursing degree and you’ve completed the necessary NCLEX exam. Now that you’re licensed, what do you do next? First things first, congratulations! You’re now ready to move forward, find a position and explore your nursing career options. Find the Perfect Nursing Position for You The first thing you need to do is find a nursing position that fits your desires and needs. Before you begin your search, decide if you… Read More

What Is the Fastest Nursing Program?

Nursing in Georgia and Florida

A career in nursing is not only rewarding but great for students eager to enter the healthcare field. If you’re interested in starting your nursing career and want to do so fairly quickly, there are a few options for you. Fastest Route to a Nursing Career: The CNA and LPN Programs For those wanting to venture into healthcare before earning a Registered Nurse degree, both the Certified Nursing Assistant and Licensed Practical Nursing degrees are… Read More

Does a Nursing Program Prepare You for the Real Work?

Florida Nursing

As a student ready to take on a rewarding career as a nurse, it can be daunting to think about your upcoming responsibilities. After all, you’ll be responsible for helping patients get back to health. Rest assured that a proper nursing program can help you prepare for the real world and a successful nursing career. A Day in the Life of a Nurse A nurse begins their day by entering their workplace which might be… Read More