Ramonda Housh of Pocahontas has been appointed to the Arkansas State Board of Nursing by Governor Mike Beebe, according to an announcement made December 19. She is a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and fills the Board position for Advanced Practice Registered Nurse. The ASBN is composed of 13 members appointed by the Governor for terms […]
The graduation and pinning ceremony for BRTC’s Practical Nursing and Registered Nursing students was highlighted by a special address from former Nursing Director Tonya Hankins, speaking to a large audience of family and friends of the 58 nursing graduates on December 5. Hankins headed the program until illness forced her to take a leave of […]
Black River Technical College reports that all 18 of its students previously enrolled in the Licensed Nurse Practitioner program have passed the National Council Licensure Examination, giving BRTC a 100% NCLEX pass rate this year. The BRTC LPN program is a three-semester group of courses, with admission based on students’ Nursing Entrance Test scores and […]
A large number of friends and family gathered to celebrate the combined nursing pinning, candle lighting, and graduation ceremony for 38 RNs and 18 PNs Tuesday evening in the Randolph County Development Center. BRTC Board of Trustees Vice Chair Sue Gibson conferred degrees and certificates on the graduates. The ceremony also included an inspirational and […]
Annual Free Flu Shot Clinic October 30, 2012 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. RCDC Building For more information: .
The application deadline for the LPN to RN bridge program is August 31. If a student needs an application they can go to the BRTC Nursing website page to print one or stop by Dana Clay’s office (107-A) in the Health/Science Complex and pick up a paper copy. All applications must be complete when turned […]
Thanks to a joint project proposed by the Randolph County Health Department and Black River Technical College’s Department of Nursing, up to 400 children in the area will be provided car seats that may well save lives and prevent serious injury in the event of automobile accidents. The two partnering organizations recently received word that […]
BRTC’s Practical Nursing Class of Spring 2012 held their Pinning, Candle Lighting, and Graduation Ceremony for 23 graduates May 4 in the Randolph County Development Center, according to Ramonda Housh, Director of Nursing. Several awards were presented during the ceremony. They were: Sarah Taylor, Shelley Mitchell, Amanda Ferrell and Jolly Ruminer – Florence Nightingale; Sarah […]