Pinning ceremonies held for WSCC health programs

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Nursing program pins almost 50 future nurses; Diagnostic Imaging, Respiratory Therapy programs also graduate students HANCEVILLE, Ala. — “This program is hard program,” said Elizabeth Dueland, president of the Spring 2014 class of nurses graduating from Wallace State Community College, but it’s because of that, Dueland said, that if she were sick and in need…

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Wallace State CLT Program Celebrates Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — You never see them, but medical laboratory technicians play a vital role in the healthcare process. They are the ones who run tests on the specimens you provide, which help doctors confirm diagnoses and plan a course of treatment. During April 20-26, these healthcare professionals will be recognized as Medical Laboratory Professionals…

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Deadlines Near for Entering WSCC Health Programs

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Information session for future nursing students Thursday, April 10  Hanceville, AL — The deadline for application to the nursing programs (Associate Degree and Practical) at Wallace State Community College has been extended to May 15 for entry fall semester 2014.  Students with a particular interest in nursing can attend an information session at 4 p.m.,…

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WSCC to show off new School of Nursing and Center for Science, other renovations on campus

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College will show off its newest facility, the School of Nursing and Center for Science, at 10 a.m., Tuesday, March 18, with an open house, ribbon cutting and tours of it and other recently renovated facilities. A number of local and state dignitaries will be in attendance, and the…

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A nursing class at the start of spring semester

Wallace State students enjoy new School of Nursing and Center for Science for first time as 2014 spring semester begins

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CONTACT:  Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College welcomed back its students for the beginning of the 2014 spring semester, ushering in a new era as the first classes were held at the college’s new state-of-the-art School of Nursing and Center for Science. The…

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Certified Nursing Assistant/Phlebotomy Information Meeting

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.–Wallace State Community College will host a free information session for those interested in attending the Certified Nursing Assistant and Phlebotomy programs. The information session will be held on Tuesday, October 15, at 4:30 p.m. in room 908 of the Bailey Center.  Classes begin October 29.  For more information, call 256.352.8172 or email melinda.edwards@wallacestate.edu.  …

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Wallace State and Alabama Department of Public Health draw big turnout during flu clinic

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State Community College and the Alabama Department of Public Health (Cullman County Health Department) co-sponsored a flu clinic Monday at the college’s Wellness Center. The clinic, which was open to students, employees and the entire community for $5, served 488 individuals. Students and faculty in Wallace State’s Nursing Department and ADPH employees…

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Wallace State fair promotes healthy living

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, (256) 352-8064, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala. — If anyone wanted to know how much they weighed, what their blood sugar level was or how to best sit at their computer to prevent carpal tunnel syndrome, they could find the answers to those questions and more at…

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