The White County Medical Center Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program graduated 16 students in August. WCMC offers the CNA training program through a partnership with ASU-Beebe. Curriculum for the three-week program includes classroom and clinical instruction, which prepares students to take the state certification exam to become a CNA.
The group includes the following: (first row) Alicia Graham and Mackenzie Lamphere of Ward, Deshawnna Williams of Searcy and Linda Edwards of Rosebud; (second row) Kelsey Varner of Henderson, Tenn., Sarah Smith of Cabot, Wanda Neal of Judsonia; (third row) Katrina Nesler of Searcy, Melanie Edwards of Ward, Shelby Franks of Heber Springs, Hannah Davidson of Bald Knob and Meena Wassner of Conway; (fourth row) Melissa Cook of Pangburn, Chance Tapley of Quitman, Bri Kelley of Cabot and Wendie Briggs of Batesville.
For more information about the CNA program, please contact Outreach Education Coordinator Dee DeLoach at (501) 278-3189.
ABOUT WHITE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER
As the leading healthcare provider in a six-county area, White County Medical Center associates strive to improve the quality of health and well-being for the communities it serves through compassionate care. White County Medical Center is the largest employer in a six-county area with more than 1,750 associates. The facility has a combined total of 438 licensed beds and a medical staff of 150 physicians that specialize in various areas of healthcare.
In addition to the North and South Campuses, White County Medical Center includes Family Practice Associates, Orthopaedic and Spine Center of Central Arkansas, Searcy Medical Center and Searcy Medical Center – West Clinic, Westside Family Medical Clinic, WCMC Cardiology Clinic, White County Oncology and most recently McAfee Urgent Care and McAfee Medical Clinic.