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Meet Sheri Richard: Becoming a Health Care Aide Was the Best Decision I Ever Made

May 8, 2019 3:05:37 PM

Herzing graduate, Sheri Richard in her Health Care Aide uniform at Extendicare Oakview Place in Winnipeg.

It's always really exciting to catch up with Herzing grads, and see how much their lives have changed since finishing school, and starting a brand new career.

Health Care Aide graduate, Sheri Richard, is a great example. She switched career paths later in life, when she could no longer find work in her field, and needed a new direction.

Sheri knew she wanted to help people, so she started looking around for quick training options. A 5-month Health Care Aide Diploma was an ideal fit.

Winnipeg Needs More Health Care Aides: Should You Get Training?

Dec 17, 2018 9:19:35 AM

Herzing Health Care Aide students pose for a photo 

4 Reasons Health Care Aide Training is a Smart Career Move

Nov 15, 2017 10:51:36 AM

Considering a career in health care, but aren't sure which training program to pursue? Budget cuts to provincial health programs and services have made many students wary of entering the field—but not all areas of health care are cutting back.

Front-line roles, such as health care aide (HCA), are actually expanding, driven by the needs of our aging population—needs our hospitals and long-term care providers are struggling to meet.

Working as a Health Care Aide in Winnipeg: Pros, Cons & Job Opportunities

May 10, 2017 9:34:54 AM

When it comes to choosing a profession, it's so important to get a clear picture what life is actually like at work. Every career path comes with its own pros and cons, reward and challenges.

The profession of health care aide is no exception.

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