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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 Health Care College Graduates Can Help Clients Stay Safe and Comfortable During the Winter Months

How Health Care College Graduates Can Help Clients Stay Safe and Comfortable During the Winter Months

Winter is a difficult time of year for many people, especially those who require additional living assistance. As a Health Care Assistant (HCA), it is very important that you are equipped to help your clients navigate the challenges of daily living all year, even as they change with…

Campus Spotlight: Learn More About Our New Barrie Healthcare College Campus

Campus Spotlight: Learn More About Our New Barrie Healthcare College Campus

Finding the perfect personal support worker training program is an important step in your career development. Saint Elizabeth Health Career College offer courses at a number of great facilities, making it easier for you to find the education you need at a convenient location. One of these locations…

Use These Handy Apps to Stay Organized During PSW College

Use These Handy Apps to Stay Organized During PSW College

For many students, personal supporter worker (PSW) training is an exciting but often hectic time of their lives. Between balancing courses, work placements, part-time jobs, and possible family commitments, students have to work hard to stay organized enough to meet all of their responsibilities. Fortunately, in the digital…

How Professionals with HCA Training Provide Compassionate Care to Clients with Arthritis

How Professionals with HCA Training Provide Compassionate Care to Clients with Arthritis

Healthcare assistants are likely to work with many adults who are dealing with arthritis. This is especially true as Canada’s population ages, because older individuals are at a higher risk of arthritis due to natural joint changes, particularly cartilage degeneration in areas like the hips and knees. According…

5 Factors to Consider When Committing to Your First Career Role After PSW Training

5 Factors to Consider When Committing to Your First Career Role After PSW Training

Completing your personal support worker (PSW) training is just the first step on the path to becoming a PSW. Once you complete your course, it will be time to search for your first job, and finding the right role for you can be a challenge. There is more…

Important Precautions When Helping Clients Who Use Assistive Devices After Healthcare College

Important Precautions When Helping Clients Who Use Assistive Devices After Healthcare College

Assistive devices are a common part of everyday life for many individuals who require the services of healthcare assistants (HCAs). In Canada, more than 8 out of 10 persons with disabilities use an assistive device, and many elderly clients do as well. This means that the ability to…