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Mar
27

Tip of the Week: Only Flush TP!

Plumbers work hard to protect the health of the nation, and their job is easier when the septic, sewer and pump systems are not clogged.  With everyone at home, it’s a good time to remember the only thing you should flush is toilet paper. All wipes, sanitary products, diapers, paper towels, tissues, etc. should always…

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Mar
26

Message from the Director – Patricia Illsley

Like many schools and organizations Southeastern Technical Institute is dealing with the effects of COVID-19, including Social Distancing and closures.  We are very concerned about the health and safety of our students and staff.  This does not mean that STI is closed.  We have transitioned as many courses as possible to an online format.   One…

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Mar
25

Updated TEAS Process for STI’s Practical Nurse Program

We are currently accepting applications online for our full-time, day Practical Nurse Program that begins on September 2nd. In order to apply to STI’s Practical Nurse Program, you must pass the ATI TEAS exam with a score of 65% or higher in Reading, a 50% or higher in Math and a 55% of higher in…

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Mar
25

STI Healthcare Faculty Earn Academic Accolades

Congratulations to three of our  faculty members for their recent academic achievements! Dr. Stephen Alves, Director of the Practical Nurse program, officially graduated from Walden University on January 17th with a PhD in Nursing. His dissertation was a qualitative phenomenological study entitled “Male Students and Stress During Their Nursing Education”.   Jill Ferris, Lead Instructor…

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Mar
25

Medical Assisting Students Are Fully Prepared for Extern!

Due to the current health crisis, clinical experience for STI’s Medical Assisting students will be postponed to a later date.  This year, thanks to the cooperation and collaboration of our community partners, the students will have two experiences. One will be in a Family Practice, Internal Medicine or Urgent Care setting where the students will…

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Mar
25

Family Traditions

Meet Student Plumber, Trish! Plumbing jobs are on the rise, and one of our students noticed that rather quickly!  Meet Trish, who is enrolled in our 750-hour Plumbing Program.  Trish is entering a male-dominated industry, is well-prepared, and ready to go. Trish’s mother is a Cosmetologist and her father and grandfathers were both plumbers.   Her…

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Mar
24

Dual Enrollment Opportunities At STI

Dual Enrollment at Southeastern Technical Institute (STI) allows qualified *in-district high school seniors to attend STI in the evening, while enrolled in their second semester of high school, and graduate from STI within six months to one year from their high school graduation date. Students must attend a high school that has a Dual Enrollment…

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Mar
24

Students Celebrate Children’s Dental Health Month & Recognition Week

Five dental assisting students, along with instructor Jill Ferris, visited a kindergarten classroom at Chamberlain Elementary School in Taunton, MA to discuss oral health and hygiene. The students taught the kindergarteners about healthy snacks for their teeth as well as brushing and flossing instruction and had a lot of fun making tooth-related craft projects.  …

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Tip of the Week: Checking a Temperature

There are multiple ways to check a temperature including oral, tympanic (ear) and temporal (forehead scan). Accurately taking a patient’s temperature is important as a number of illnesses can be characterized by a change in the body temperature. Our Medical Assisting students demonstrate each option in the photo gallery! Make sure the patient hasn’t had anything…

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Feb
13

Smile! It’s Dental Assistants Recognition Week Soon

Dental Assisting continues to diversify and expand. Whether working chairside with the dentist, taking X–rays or managing the business office, teaching or working in insurance or sales, dental assistants are vital to the success of the dental practice. Southeastern Technical Institute is excited to recognize the contributions of dental assistants. Dental Assistants Recognition Week scheduled for March 1-7, 2020, is a week-long tribute…

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