Career and technical center gives practical nursing program deadline to start …

The adult program, located inside the vocational-technical school on Phelps Way, opened in 1968 and has graduated hundreds of men and women who have gone on to successful careers in nursing homes, hospitals, doctors’ offices, urgent care clinics,
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Salute to Nurses Scholarship Winners: Where Are They Now?

What would you say to someone considering a career in nursing? I often tell nursing students that if they are searching for a chance to make a difference through hard work and compassion, they have made the right choice. Nursing is a career that is
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Margaret H. Abbott, genetics researcher

“She dedicated her career to nursing and genetic diseases and to ferreting out family medical histories.” Born Margaret Rhys Hawkins in Cumberland, she was raised in La Plata. Her father, William P. Hawkins, owned an apartment building and her mother,
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Career Coach at AORN’s 60th Annual Congress and Tradeshow Advises Nurses …

AORN became familiar with Dr. Quinlan from her appearances in webcasts produced and sponsored by AORN and other nursing societies in the National Healthcare Career Network’s “Take Charge of Your Nursing Career” learning series. “We were
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Consider alternative careers in health care, Baldoz tells new nurses

Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz on Monday urged the new batch of licensed nurses to explore various health-care jobs in the business-process outsourcing (BPO) sector, saying that newcomers may face difficulty on finding hospital-based jobs.
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Nurses Plan 10-Year Reunion

The Dalles — Diana Bailey decided to pursue a career in nursing while serving as a volunteer firefighter and medic with Mid-Columbia Fire and Rescue in The Dalles. “I had been called out to assist an elderly woman in a cardiac incident and it was
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Bothwell Foundation offers Nursing scholarship

The Bothwell Regional Health Center Foundation has announced it will offer a scholarship to area nurses and nursing students. The Pat Gaunt Leadership in Nursing scholarship is for those wishing to begin or advance their career in nursing. Criteria for
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