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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 Address and Assist Clients with Delirium After Health Care College

How to Address and Assist Clients with Delirium After Health Care College

Delirium is a condition of severe disorientation and acute confusion. While there are many underlying causes that can lead to delirium, it typically manifests in rapid changes of alertness, awareness and disorganized thinking. Delirium is commonly found in the intensive care unit and particularly in older adults, although…

4 Common Myths Debunked for Students Taking Short First Aid Courses

4 Common Myths Debunked for Students Taking Short First Aid Courses

First aid is often the frontline response to an emergency situation. While many of its basic principles are standard for a good reason, changes in attitude and knowledge over time means that sometimes we fall behind or have incorrect assumptions about how it all really works. From minor…

What You Should Know about Working in Acute Care in Your Personal Support Worker Career

What You Should Know about Working in Acute Care in Your Personal Support Worker Career

When you complete your Personal Support Worker (PSW) training, you’ll be equipped with the skills necessary to fill a broad range of positions in the healthcare industry. While most are commonly associated with at-home care, particularly for elderly and disabled clients, PSWs can also find opportunities in long-term…

What Does Canada’s Aging Population Mean for Students at Personal Support Worker College?

What Does Canada’s Aging Population Mean for Students at Personal Support Worker College?

Scientific and medical advancements offer many exciting, promising changes to our society. One of those changes is that developed countries all over the world are seeing a rise in life expectancy, as more people gain access to quality medicine which lets them enjoy longer, healthier lives. A 2016…