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HAMLET — Sitting in a classroom at Richmond Community College in 1990, Practical Nursing student Nina Williams had no idea how far the skills she was learning would take her. Nearly 30 years later, she has a master’s and doctorate degree and is now educating other up and coming nurses. 

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HAMLET — Carolina Hearts Home Care is offering apprenticeships to students at Richmond Community College who are interested in the Nursing Assistant I program, preparing them to become a certified nursing assistant.

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HAMLET — Richmond Community College has named a former nursing student and instructor its Outstanding Alumni Award winner for 2019. Dr. Yolanda VanRiel, the interim department chair of Nursing at North Carolina Central University, received recognition for this achievement at the College’s Convocation on Oct. 23. 

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HAMLET — Nursing Department Chair Janet Sims updated Richmond Community College’s Board of Trustees about measures put into place to maintain the standards for the nursing programs to produce highly qualified graduates. 

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HAMLET — Seventy-three students in the Therapeutic and Diagnostics program at Richmond Community College were pinned on April 15 during a special ceremony recognizing their completion of the program. Pending passing the N.C. Certified Nursing Assistant Written and Skills test, they can become CNAs.

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ROCKINGHAM — FirstHealth of the Carolinas is celebrating Certified Nurses Day on March 19 by honoring its board-certified nurses. FirstHealth’s Certified Nurses will be recognized for their professionalism, leadership and commitment to excellence in patient care.

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Thursday, 06 December 2018 18:31

46 students complete RCC Nursing Assistant I program

HAMLET — Richmond Community College held a pinning ceremony on Wednesday for 46 Nursing Assistant I students for completion of this program. These students can now take the state certification exam and become certified nursing assistants.

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