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The healthcare industry is in a state of change, and we want to provide students with the knowledge they need for a lasting career in healthcare. Education is at the heart of SE Career College, and our blog can help keep you informed as you explore your career options, learn the latest news in the industry, and stay updated on the changes you may see in the healthcare profession.

How Healthcare Assistant Courses Can Help You Improve Cognitive Abilities of Clients

How Healthcare Assistant Courses Can Help You Improve Cognitive Abilities of Clients

Our brains are in a constant state of change throughout our lives, with certain cognitive abilities tending to decline with advanced age in many healthy individuals. Aging naturally results in slowing reflexes and movements and weakening hearing and vision, but recent research shows considerable variability in when mental…

3 Ways Technology is Improving PSW Careers

3 Ways Technology is Improving PSW Careers

As Canada’s baby boomer generation enters their golden years, hospitals and long-term care facilities are increasingly overpopulated or working at capacity. In response, there is a growing need for Personal Support Workers (PSWs) to provide a range of important services for clients outside the hospital. Recent advances in…

How Professionals with Healthcare Assistant Training Improve Quality of Life for Seniors

How Professionals with Healthcare Assistant Training Improve Quality of Life for Seniors

As good health is fundamental to happy and productive lives, Canada’s healthcare sector is always seeking compassionate and motivated professionals to provide a range of valuable home and community care services. Although most of us will maintain our health as we age, the risk of illness and disability…

Working in Nursing Homes vs. Home Care: Differences PSW Diploma Graduates Will Notice

Working in Nursing Homes vs. Home Care: Differences PSW Diploma Graduates Will Notice

If you’re a caring person seeking a career that allows you to give back to your community and help those most in need, you may have already considered becoming a¬†Personal Support Worker (PSW). These professionals are in particularly high demand in Ontario where our aging population requires compassionate…