ABHES Accreditation vs. CAAHEP Accreditation


What is a CAAHEP accredited sonography program, and what does it mean?CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs) is an accrediting agency, just like many other educational accrediting bodies in the United States. Sacramento Ultrasound Institute is an institution, accredited by ABHES (Accrediting Bureau for Health Education Schools); Sacramento Ultrasound Institute is not [...]

ABHES Accreditation vs. CAAHEP Accreditation2019-07-30T09:31:01-07:00

7 reasons medical assisting makes a great first step into healthcare


7 reasons medical assisting makes a great first step into healthcareSacramento Ultrasound Institute - Published 12:00 p.m. PST May. 21, 2019Did you know that physicians make up only about 7% of the total number of individuals working in health care? Dozens of other critical occupations make up the rest – from the licensed practical nurse [...]

7 reasons medical assisting makes a great first step into healthcare2019-05-21T13:57:07-07:00

What you need to know about accreditation.


Accreditation is a designation that ensures you will receive a high-quality education as a student of that institution. Accreditation is determined after a college, university, or other institution of higher education goes through a rigorous review and assessment by a respected, independent accreditation organization. Accrediting bodies that are recognized by the US Department [...]

What you need to know about accreditation.2016-10-20T20:03:48-07:00

Diagnostic Medical Sonography Career Outlook


The career outlook for sonography is looking great, but why? The main reason is that sonography is a much safer and cost-effective route compared to radiological procedures. Between the years of 2012 to 2022, there should be a 46% job growth for this field. A large percent of sonographers were placed in general [...]

Diagnostic Medical Sonography Career Outlook2016-10-20T20:07:04-07:00