Nursing Assistant 2018 Fall Schedule
Lecture Days: Mondays and Wednesdays 1801-2030
August 15, 2018 to October 31, 2018
Lab Days: Mondays and Wednesdays 1601-2100
November 05, 2018 to December 05, 2018
Clinical Days: Monday- Friday (time: TBA) GMHA Skilled Nurisng Unit
December 06, 201 to December 14, 2018
~Students must be a high school graduate from an accredited institution or equivalent, and must be 18 years or older.
~Completion of HL131 BLS for Healthcare Providers, or have a valid BLS certification card under the American Heart Association.
~ Be able to submit a police and court clearance clear of any felonies, misdemeanors, violations, charges, etc.
~ Be able to submit a drug screening that is clean and unquestionable
~ Have an updated immunization shot to include HepB shots and a current influenza shot, in addition to the shots required for registration.
~ Be able to submit a current physical from primary physician.
NOTE: Students will be advised by the instructor when to submit the clearances above, as they should be no older than 30 days prior to the start of clinical rotations.
New or returning students who wish to register for NU 101 Nursing Assistant Course must complete the admissions process and obtain a health clearance from the GCC Health Center. All students must obtain an approval from the Nursing & Allied Health Department to register for this course.
Note: This course may not be covered under the Federal Pell Grant or GI Bill. If you are on financial aid, please be sure to contact the financial aid office, or the GCC Business Office regarding payment and billing.
Congratulations to the seven GCC students who are completing the Certified Nurse Assistant course this semester, and who will be getting HIRED at the Skilled Nursing Unit once they pass their certification test. If you have taken care of an elderly or ill relative and enjoy helping people, this course is a stepping stone to a career in the health care field. CNAs are IN DEMAND. Check out the course for fall semester here at GCC!
2018 Nursing Students volunteered at the Guam Memorial Hospital Volunteer Association Annual Gala, on April 7, 2018 at the Dusit Thani Guam Resort. The students were accompanied by instructor, Nurse Jenn (Jennifer Artero).
Contact Information for the Nursing & Allied Health Department
Dorothy-Lou Duenas, RN, MSN
Nursing & Allied Health Administrator
Tamara Therese Hiura, NREMT