Radiation Therapists are part of the Oncology team that treats patients with cancer. We at Higgins Insurance value the difference they make in people lives and today we are so proud to share with you an Interview with Stephanie McIntosh Lawrence, a Radiation Therapist, for students that might want to consider Radiation Therapist as a chosen field.
Summer is finally here and this means it’s pool season, swimming in lakes, rivers & beaches. Here are some excellent safety tips from the Nova Scotia Lifeguard Service to ensure that everyone stays safe and healthy while splashing the season away. Please check out www.nsls.ns.ca for more information on prevention and job description of being lifeguard.
This July, Higgins Insurance wants to salute all firefighters who have trained extensively in their field. They play a vital role in fighting hazardous fires that threaten lives, property and the environment. They rescue people and animals from dangerous situations, and provide the day to day lifesaving on the front lines and for that, we thank you. They play a huge role in fire prevention and in keeping the public safe.
We have all heard, and can agree with, the expression – ‘our children are our future’. This expression highlights the importance of those who work with our children. Our educators are vitally important in the development of our children and our future. As the school year draws to a close this an excellent time to thank our educators for all they do.
Here is our Interview with Philippe Dunnigan for Make Music day.
Philippe has been the principal violinist for Celine Dion in Las Vegas since 2011. Head over to www.celinedion.com to check out the details on her World Courage Tour which begins this coming September!
May 19th is National EMS (Emergency Medical Service) week. EMS week brings together local communities, and medical personnel to honour the dedication of those who provide the day to day lifesaving on the front lines. This is an opportunity to educate the public on the role of Emergency Medical Technicians and learn from their experiences.
National Police week began in 1970 as a way for police to connect with their communities and increase awareness about services they provide. Community policing is at the heart of police week, as it’s an opportunity for police and community members to get know each other.
Here at Higgins Insurance, we have started a new education series on some professionals who work in different fields. We will be highlighting them throughout this year and they will range from correctional officers, social workers, doctors, 911 operators, police, nurses, education support staff, arts, housekeepers, etc. If you would like to be featured, please let us know by email.
Corrections week acknowledges the hardworking men and women who positively impact our communities. May 6-12 marks National Correctional Officers week. It is a time to acknowledge and honour the men and women who provide quality care and service that many times goes unnoticed to the general public.
On May 12th , of each year, we celebrate International Nurses Day. May 12th is the actual Birth date of Florence Nightingale, who is known as the founder of modern nursing. Nurses have touched the lives of so many people and today we are so proud to share with you an interview with Paula Doucet, a Registered Nurse.
National Doctors Day is celebrated in Canada on May 1st to recognize the contributions of physicians to individual lives and communities.
On National Doctors Day, we say “Thank You” to our physicians for all that they do for us and our loved ones.
Here at Higgins Insurance, we have started a new education series on some professionals who work in different fields. We will be highlighting them throughout this year and they will range from correctional officers, social workers, doctors, police, nurses, engineers, education support staff, arts, housekeepers, etc.