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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.

[Infographic] The Essential Differences Between PSW and Nursing Careers

If you’re considering a career in healthcare, you might already know that there are many different roles within this field. Healthcare professionals come with many different responsibilities, work in many different environments, and can lead to very different avenues. Yet while there are many differences that set apart…

4 Skin Problems that PSW College Graduates Might Notice with Elderly Clients

4 Skin Problems that PSW College Graduates Might Notice with Elderly Clients

Our bodies change as we age and this includes our skin, which can become more susceptible to common problems. Lifestyle, diet, genetics and personal habits all influence how our skin ages, and it can also be affected by sun exposure, stress and gravity. Although common skin problems such…

[Infographic] The Ultimate Guide to Selecting a Health Care College

Choosing the right health care school for your needs is an important decision. When exploring your options, you’ll want to make sure that your personal goals for your education and career align with what your college offers and wants for its students. Each health care college is different;…

Do You Know About These Surprising Healthcare Assistant Careers?

A career in healthcare is anything but ordinary. Graduates of healthcare assistant training will often work with many different clients, each with their own unique personality and life story. In addition, the duties of a health care assistant are varied. Whether assisting with meal preparation, helping clients with…

Overcoming Early Challenges in a Personal Support Worker Career

Overcoming Early Challenges in a Personal Support Worker Career

Embarking on a new career path often means adapting to the needs and demands of your workplace environment. The role of a personal support worker (PSW) is to care for their clients and make sure their health or personal concerns are being taken care of, but like any…

Using Humour Appropriately in Health Care Careers

Using Humour Appropriately in Health Care Careers

Working in a health care environment can involve a variety of stressors, from personnel shortages to limited resources and long hours spent on your feet. The pressure of the job can lead to emotional exhaustion, depersonalization and professional burnout. Fortunately, however, using humour in the workplace can be…