Why I Have A Healthcare Profession

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During tenth grade, I decided to have a healthcare profession. Several people in my family work in the health field as a psychiatrist, nurse, and doctor. In my country, Haiti, the option to go to school was very limited because it’s very expensive. My father saved up enough money, so we can move to the United States. At the age of three, we came to the U.S. and my little brother Kenley was born in this country. I accomplished my twelve year public education in Stamford, CT. I graduated from Academy of Information Technology & Engineering high school in 2013. Throughout high school, I volunteered in the Stamford Hospital for three years. It was a great experience to serve many different individuals. For example, I worked in departments such as Endoscopy, Patient Transportation, Patient Registration, Maternity, Sunshine Team, and the Surgical Weight Loss. Next, I attended a nursing program called Southern Westchester Boces in Harrison, NY on September, 2014. In addition, I was assigned three nursing home locations and for each place I stayed there for eight weeks. I learned nursing skills such as vital signs (pulse, temperature, respirations, and blood pressure); administered medication; performed injections; provided care for tracheostomy, gastrostomy, and wounds. I graduated on June 24, 2014 and it was a ten month program. After graduating from a nursing school, it’s a requirement to take the National Council Licensure Examination known as the NCLEX to receive a nursing
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