The Healthcare Careers Discovery Program offers an innovative, simulation-based approach for high school students aspiring to a career in the evolving field of healthcare. The active learning environment includes a combination of classroom and simulation learning experiences to introduce the student to various clinical professions and skills. American Heart Association CPR/AED and First Aid Certification are included.Applications will be accepted until April 11, 2018 at 11:59PM.
Session 1: June 25-29, 2018 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Session 2: July 16-20, 2018 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Returning students are matched with providers in their field of interest to observe these professionals. Roundtable discussions and presentations allow participants to share their knowledge. Simulated patient encounters require the students to respond to emergent situations and promote teamwork. New skills are introduced with hands-on demonstrations, including a special suturing workshop. As a take-away from the program, each participant records a professionally produced, personalized scholarship video showcasing his/her participation in the program and projecting his/her future potential in health care.
July 30 - August 3, 2018 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Participants practice the skills required to safely and effectively insert and maintain peripheral intravenous therapies. IV Certification will be awarded after successful completion of the course.
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The Institute for Simulation Learning offers an ideal environment for medical, nursing and other allied health students to practice skills and techniques in a controlled, safe environment. We welcome agreements with educational institutions that desire to use our facilities and simulation services.
Medical, nursing, allied health and paramedic students are encouraged to attend any of our scheduled simulation training courses. Reduced fees may be available.
Sneak a peek at our Nursing Skills Enhancement Course that is designed to provide a hands-on experience in a realistic setting designed to enhance confidence for those preparing to resume clinical practice in a safe, competent and confident manner.
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The Center offers a full complement of courses and certifications including CPR, AED, First Aid, Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). Courses are offered at Holy Name Medical Center or group training can be held at a location of your convenience.
For more information, please contact 201-227-6254 or register at: http://holynamectc.enrollware.com.
Holy Name Medical Center is an authorized American Heart Association Training Center.