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Category: Health Occupations

Local Graduate Secures Dream Job as Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

With her master’s from Duke University, Ashley Honeycutt now serves local families SALISBURY, N.C. — When Ashley Honeycutt graduated from Rowan-Cabarrus Community College a few short years ago, she didn’t know she’d already have her dream job. But she does. Today, Honeycutt is a pediatric nurse practitioner at Salisbury Pediatric Associates. Honeycutt graduated from Rowan-Cabarrus [...]

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Bachelor’s in Nursing Now Available through UNCG at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

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Two of the region’s leaders in healthcare training partner to offer RN-BSN program KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The nursing profession has seen a dramatic increase in demand for bachelor’s trained nurses due to changing standards from the Institute of Medicine. Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, in partnership with the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, will now be [...]

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Bachelor’s in Nursing Now Available Through UNCG at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

Two of the region’s leaders in healthcare training partner to offer RN-BSN program     KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The nursing profession has seen a dramatic increase in demand for bachelor’s trained nurses due to changing standards in the Affordable Care Act and from the Institute of Medicine. Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, in partnership with the University [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Chosen to Lead Curriculum Improvement for North Carolina Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistant Certificate Programs

The College will lead the creation of an updated Practical Nursing curricula and Nursing Assistant Certificate program across the state community college system KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Already a leader in the region for its healthcare training, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has been awarded a prestigious new grant to revise the Practical Nursing and Nursing Assistant curricula. [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Offering Pharmacy Technician Course

CONCORD, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College will offer its pharmacy technician program again this spring. The program, developed by a pharmacist, makes graduates of the program much more employable. “The Pharmacy Technician Program at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College provides the technical and practical training to allow the graduate to work as an assistant to a licensed [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Offers Activity Directors Course

TRAINING FOR LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY WORKERS SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College will offer a training course for persons wanting to be state-approved activity directors at long-term care facilities. Rowan-Cabarrus will offer the 60-hour, state-approved course 6 to 9 p.m. on Monday and Thursdays, Jan. 28-Apr. 8. The class will meet at the Rufty-Holmes Senior [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Announces Accreditation Of Nursing And Early Childhood Education Programs

ROWAN-CABARRUS PROGRAMS MEET HIGH STANDARDS ESTABLISHED BY EXTERNAL ACCREDITING BODIES; NURSING PROGRAMS ACHIEVE SELECTIVE STATUS CONCORD, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has been awarded accreditation for both of its nursing programs and its early childhood education program. “Accreditation is an important part of our work here at Rowan-Cabarrus. It says that our programs meet high [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Associate Degree Nursing Students Honored At Pinning Ceremony

FORTY-THREE NURSING STUDENTS RECEIVED PINS SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College pinned forty-three nursing students who graduated Saturday with an Associate in Applied Science Degree. The pinning ceremony took place at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Salisbury and was attended by family and friends, college faculty members, clinical partners and nursing preceptors representing Rowan Regional [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Alum Wins Major International Award

JEFFERY DAVID COX, SR., 1983 ASSOCIATE DEGREE NURSING GRADUATE, RECEIVES THE “2012 YITZHAK RABIN PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD” KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College alumnus, Jeffery David Cox, Sr., was recently awarded the prestigious “2012 Yitzhak Rabin Public Service Award” from the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE). J. David Cox is the National Secretary-Treasurer American [...]

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Salisbury Selected To Host New Interactive Fundraising Event For the American Heart Association

SALISBURY IS ONE OF ONLY 50 CITIES AROUND THE COUNTRY, TWO IN THE STATE SALISBURY, N.C. — The American Heart Association’s HeartChase is coming to Salisbury next month. This new program boasts a creative way to get involved downtown, have a good time and contribute to an important cause. Salisbury was selected by the American [...]

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