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Hospital Support Specialist

Studying – From Theory to Practical

The best part of Stenberg’s education that I’ve truly enjoyed the most, so far, has been the change in learning style. From being in a classroom to doing clinical and off-site computer work at Surrey Memorial Hospital, I have learned a copious amount of knowledge in the past few months. I enjoy learning theory from textbooks and by taking notes…
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Meet Heather: Our HSS student blogger

I remember the day I first learned about Stenberg College’s Hospital Support Specialist program. I arrived early to work, so began reading the paper when I came across an advertisement for an information session about the program. I read it and thought “Oh, that sounds like something I could do”. The next day, my friend and I, attended the information…
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4 things every student needs to know

My experience at Stenberg has been nothing but incredible! I have achieved and accomplished so much in this last year that I wanted to share with you all just how amazing entering school can and has been. I have gained so much from these 51 weeks, from not knowing where I may “fit” into this curriculum, to coming out victorious…
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Prepping for Practicum

HELLO, week 40! It seems like just a little while ago I was starting this journey, and now it is nearing the end. We have all been working hard to get where we are in our portion of the program. That portion being……PRACTICUM! As it draws closer, it is a little nerve-wracking knowing that in a matter of three weeks…
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HSS Career Opportunities

When I first signed up for the course, I had a preconceived notion in my head that I would be trained for working in a hospital setting, which is what drew me to this course. It wasn’t until this week that I found out that we are qualified for way more than just dealing with papers and procedures in the hospital.
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Welcoming New Students

Today we saw the new cohort of Stenberg’s Hospital Support Specialist program, and it just made me think on how far I have come in this program.
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Class Bonding

I think class bonding goes all the way back to kindergarten. All classes, no matter what grade or curriculum is being taught, are going to form a bond, and sometimes little “families” within that big group of people are also forged. I have experienced this all my life, as many others probably have as well. I can honestly say that my…
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Impactful Instructors

Twelve weeks in and four instructors later and we are still here! As with any other school we have had different instructors for each course we are given. Each one has had their own specialty and approach to how they communicate and teach us, however there is one in particular who has cemented a place in my mind. We first…
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Meet Sabrina Halladay!

Hi there! My name is Sabrina Halladay and I am a student at Stenberg College. I am currently in my fifth week of the Hospital Support Specialist program, or as we like to call it HSS1016.
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Electrician Turned Hospital Support Specialist: Emily Skawski’s Story

Emily Skawski is a recent Hospital Support Specialist graduate from Stenberg College. Before starting Stenberg’s Hospital Support Specialist program, Emily was an Electrician. She graduated from Fleetwood Park Secondary through a Pre-apprenticeship program and studied at BCIT. Emily decided to change her career and came to Stenberg to start her next chapter! Now that Emily has graduated, we were excited to hear…
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