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Teenagers Attend Nursing Boot-Camp at JFK Medical Center
High school juniors attended nursing boot-camp at JFK Muhlenberg Snyder School of Nursing from June 20 through the 24
Parents do not always have to ship their children off to boot-camp against their will. At least, that was the case for the parents of 15 high school juniors who attended nursing boot-camp at JFK Muhlenberg Snyder School of Nursing in Plainfield from June 20 through the 24. The camp is called the Judy Travis Health Careers Camp. Rising juniors and seniors from high schools in the Plainfield and Edison area spent five days voluntarily attending the five day camp, to experience nursing life.
Auxiliary of the JFK Medical Center Foundation Provides Strong Support to Hospital
July 21, 2016. Star Ledger
Established in 1962, the Auxiliary of the JFK Medical Center Foundation has worked to support the hospital by conducting fundraisers, holding community service programs and promoting health education. NJ Advance Media recently spoke with Co-Presidents Fran A. Yorey and Judith L. Spiegel about the Auxiliary and its efforts to support JFK Medical Center.
JFK Medical Center Among Nation's 'Most Wired' Hospitals of 2016
For the second consecutive year, JFK Medical Center is proud to be recognized as one of the nation's Most Wired™ Hospitals. The designation is based on survey results designed to measure the level of information technology (IT) adoption in U.S. based hospitals and health systems.
JFK Medical Center Receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus
American Heart Association recognizes JFK Medical Center's commitment to high quality stroke care.
JFK Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite Plus. The award recognizes the hospital's commitment to providing the most appropriate stroke treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.
JFK Medical Center Honored with Mission: Lifeline Achievement Award
JFK Medical Center has received the Mission: Lifeline® Silver Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks.
Nursing Boot Camp Teaches High School Students About the Profession
By Briana Vannozzi
There’s no push-up requirement here, but this boot camp is just as rigorous. Fifteen high school juniors are scrubbing in for a week of nursing boot camp.
“I think the biggest impact it has on them is they understand what a nurse is, and what all that we do, and that there’s so much more than they realized,” said Kim Seaman, professor at JFK Muhlenberg Snyder School of Nursing.
The JFK Muhlenberg Snyder School of Nursing started the free course six years ago. Since then more than 100 students have circulated through, all from the Plainfield and Edison area..