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OTA vs. PTA Careers

If you love helping people live more fulfilling lives and working with your hands, a career in healthcare might be something you’re considering. There are many rewarding, fast-growing careers in this field that you can train and study within two years at many academic institutions. Two of these careers include Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) and …

The Job Duties of a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) and other medical personnel have an important role in our society. They help to look after everyone in regards to health, and work day and night to ensure everyone is getting great treatment for any issues they may have. The role of an LPN is varied, but key to any sort …

Surgical Technology: A Rapidly Growing and Exciting Career

When it comes to the medical field, there is no shortage of exciting and growing opportunities. Anyone entering healthcare has an assortment of options to choose from. From surgeon to occupational therapy assistant, each position is rewarding as you help improve patients’ lives and opens the door to other paths. Here at Eastwick College, the …

Guide to Becoming an Occupational Therapy Assistant

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An occupational therapy assistant (OTA) has a position of great responsibility with amazing opportunities available. An OTA assists with patients and engages them in activities to help maintain their mobility and health. They help with patients of all kinds including those with mental, physical, emotional, social, and developmental impairments. The road to becoming an OTA …

Begin Your Electrician Apprenticeship with Eastwick College

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At Eastwick College, we offer a wide range of programs and classes to help students find their passion and take that one extra step toward becoming successful in their career. One of these programs is our Electrician Apprenticeship. Becoming an electrician offers attractive benefits and it is an exciting field to get into as technology …

Medical Assisting: Initial Step in a Healthcare Career Path

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Having a career in healthcare is one of the most exciting and in-demand occupations in the country. In the wake of the pandemic, health professionals are needed and appreciated now more than ever! The idea of starting a career in healthcare can be both exciting and daunting at the same time, as some may not …