Six students prepare for CNA tests on June 2
April 20, 2017
The Petersburg Medical Center is embarking on a program to "grow their own" future staff members and hope that six high school students will fill future nursing positions at the facility.
Alexis Francisco, Hana Newman, Helen Martin, Tanya Spears, Madisyn Parker and Julia Evens are set to complete the Certified Nursing Assistant course on May 13 and later take the State of Alaska certification examination on June 2.
According to program coordinator Angela Menish, the medical center has a facility based Nurse Aide Training Program approved by the Alaska Board of Nursing. Menish is joined by...