There will always be a need for healthcare services. Whenever we are sick, injured, or struggling (either physically or mentally), we turn to healthcare professionals for a solution. When the COVID-19 pandemic spread throughout the world, we relied on our … Continue reading The Current Healthcare Job Outlook
Dental hygiene and nursing are two in-demand and highly-rewarding professions. While they have distinct job functions, roles, and requirements, nurses and dental hygienists also have a lot in common. Both types of professionals work directly with patients to improve and … Continue reading Dental Hygienist vs. Registered Nurse: Which Caring Career is Right for You?
The healthcare industry is flourishing. In fact, healthcare workers are in higher demand than ever before. The global pandemic has made many Americans – and people around the world – appreciate the importance of our healthcare heroes. Frontline workers have … Continue reading Why Study Dental Hygiene?
Have you ever dreamed of a hands-on profession in the healthcare field? Oral health is directly related to overall health. The skills and knowledge that dental hygienists acquire have far-reaching health effects that can help save lives. Perhaps you want … Continue reading Would I Make a Good Dental Hygienist?
A Reason to Smile: Goodwin Dental Hygiene Students and Hope for the Future by Christine Walsh, RDH, MS, Dental Hygiene Program Director with students of the Goodwin University Dental Hygiene Program It can be stated unequivocally that 2020 was the … Continue reading A Reason to Smile: Goodwin Dental Hygiene Students and Hope for the Future
Jhonatan’s Story: A university experience to smile about How a Goodwin Dental Hygiene graduate made his career goals a crowning achievement Economic crisis leads to an educational climb In 2009, Jhonatan Rodriquez lost his job due to the Great Recession. … Continue reading Jhonatan’s Story: A university experience to smile about
As with the rest of the healthcare industry, careers in dentistry are flourishing. If you are looking to become a dental hygienist in Connecticut, rest assured the job outlook is bright. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment … Continue reading Dental Hygienist Prerequisite Checklist
One of the most common questions asked when researching a career path is, how long does it take? How many years do you need to commit to get there? For successful careers in medicine and healthcare, this question is even … Continue reading How Long Does it Take to Become a Dental Hygienist in Connecticut?
If you’ve ever dreamed of pursuing a career that focuses on helping others, healthcare may be at the top of your list. This fast-paced, ever-growing career path is both exciting and rewarding, though for some, can also feel intimidating at … Continue reading 6 Associate Degrees in Healthcare You Can Pursue Now
Despite economic recessions and frequent flux in the job market of varying industries, the healthcare field is one that continues to grow each year. In addition to job security, healthcare offers many different career paths based on an individual’s interests … Continue reading 5 Healthcare Careers in Demand Now
As part of the American Dental Association’s Give Kids a Smile program, Goodwin College is proud to offer free dental services for children on Saturday, February 17, 2018, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 403 Main Street in East Hartford. … Continue reading Give Kids A Smile: Goodwin Again Offers Free Dental Care for Children
Healthcare touches the lives of nearly every individual in the United States, as there is a constant need for medical, emotional, and physical care. On a daily basis, there are babies being born in hospitals, children getting sick or breaking … Continue reading Reasons to Pursue an Online Healthcare Degree
Despite popular belief, not every student sets out for college directly after high school graduation. Some have other priorities or to-dos to check off their lists. Some are not ready to spend money on a program they aren’t fully confident … Continue reading The 4 Best Careers to Go Back to School for as an Adult
Are you looking for a secure job in an in-demand field? Do you have an interest in medicine and a strong passion for helping others? If so, healthcare may be the right career path for you. Within the industry, there … Continue reading 9 Types of Healthcare Degrees You May Want to Consider
Goodwin College is proud to announce the graduation of its first Dental Hygiene cohort since the program’s inception in 2014. In keeping with the spirit of the College’s career-focused mission “to educate a diverse student population in a dynamic environment … Continue reading Better Dental Care, Brighter World
Goodwin College is proud to offer free dental services for children on Saturday, February 11, 2017, as part of the American Dental Association’s Give Kids a Smile program. The Dental Hygienist School at Goodwin College is sponsoring the event, which … Continue reading Give Kids A Smile: Goodwin Again Offers Free Dental Care for Children
Healthcare is by far one of the top thriving fields today. So much, in fact, that experts predict healthcare will quickly become the largest employment sector of the United States economy. Within a decade, over 2.3 million jobs will become … Continue reading 7 Reasons to Pursue a Healthcare Education Today
Pursuing a career in the dental health field is a great way to make a great living in Connecticut. As part of an in-demand career, both dental hygienists and dental assistants can find employment in this rising, in-demand field. Employment … Continue reading Dental Assisting or Dental Hygiene?