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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 to Use PSW Training to Help Your Clients With Technology

How to Use PSW Training to Help Your Clients With Technology

Staying connected through technology can be a key component of active aging. Smart phones, tablets, and computers allow seniors to stay connected with friends, communicate and receive information from their children and grandchildren, and much more. Being able to navigate the online world may also be crucial for…

Why Boredom is Harmful to Seniors and How You Can Help With Healthcare Assistant Training

Why Boredom is Harmful to Seniors and How You Can Help With Healthcare Assistant Training

Nobody enjoys being bored, and seniors are no exception. Boredom can lead to feelings of loneliness, helplessness, and even possibly episodes of depression. As such, it may significantly impact people’s quality of life and health. Since healthcare assistants are responsible for providing physical, mental, and emotional care to…

Memory Boosting Tips to Help You Study During Healthcare College

Memory Boosting Tips to Help You Study During Healthcare College

Studying can be stressful, especially when you have to memorize large amounts of information. This is especially true in healthcare, where students must learn about various procedures, certain diseases, or how the body works. Contrary to what some may believe, pulling an all-nighter before an exam or practical…

Dos and Dont’s of Caring For Clients With Dementia That Personal Support Worker College Will Teach You

Dos and Dont’s of Caring For Clients With Dementia That Personal Support Worker College Will Teach You

Dementia is a collective term for multiple illnesses like Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia, late-stage Parkinson’s disease, and a number of others. All forms of dementia cause a progressive decline in cognitive ability, leading individuals living with them to rely heavily on the assistance of family or care workers…

The Benefits of Encouraging Clients to Take Up Gardening After PSW Training

The Benefits of Encouraging Clients to Take Up Gardening After PSW Training

Hobbies engage and stimulate the mind and alleviate boredom. If they involve physical movement, then they’re also great for the body. Unfortunately, with age often come certain limitations in mobility and lower stamina, thus narrowing the range of possible hobbies the elderly can engage in. Fortunately, there are…

Using Your Health Career Training to Appropriately Address the Concerns of Clients’ Family Members

Using Your Health Career Training to Appropriately Address the Concerns of Clients’ Family Members

When entrusting the care of a loved one to a Health Care Assistant (HCA), it is only natural for family members to have various concerns about how their relatives will be looked after. Fortunately, quality training such as that offered by Saint Elizabeth Health Career College (SEHCC) prepares…