The White County Medical Center Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program graduated 19 students in October. 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) Evelyn Phillips from Judsonia, Olivia Wortham from Searcy, Melissa Lenard and Kimberly McNew from Cabot; (second row) Chelsea Windle from Judsonia, LeAnne Taylor from Searcy, Amanda Barnett from Bald Knob and Kaylyn Reed from Mt. Vernon; (third row) Tisouli Acosta from Cabot, Amber Allen from Des Arc, Brittany Lockhart from Searcy, Ieshia Chatman from Searcy and Ashley Gillepsie from Searcy; (fourth row) Samera Throckmorton from Bald Knob, Bre Jones from Augusta, Ebony Norris from Searcy, Ted Jones from Judsonia; (fifth row) Charlotte Griffin from Bald Knob and Jay Bradford from Cabot.
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 Clarity Health and Wellness, Family Practice Associates, McAfee Medical Clinics, Orthopaedic and Spine Center of Central Arkansas, Searcy Medical Center and Searcy Medical Center – West Clinic, Westside Family Medical Clinic, WCMC Cardiology Clinic and White County Oncology.