Students explore healthcare career opportunities

By Beth Murphy, Director of Marketing Communications      

Some Scecina students considering a good job for the future are looking at the healthcare field up close. 

They board a Scecina bus and within about 4 minutes arrive at a major hospital, Community Hospital East, where they work with health professionals. 

They are the first students taking a new year-long class at Scecina, Health Occupations, which combines classroom instruction and real-life experience inside the health system. They spend nearly two class periods almost every day at the hospital. The students cannot touch patients, but they get experience in a real hospital setting, said teacher Sarah Smith.... Read More