PR # 185 March 11, 2008
RVCC TO OFFER PAIN ASSESSMENT, MANAGEMENT COURSE
The Allied Health department of Raritan Valley Community College?s (RVCC) Corporate & Continuing Education (CCE) division is offering a course in Pain Assessment and Management. The three-hour course will be offered Tuesday, March 25, from 5:30-8:30 p.m., at the College?s North Branch Campus.
The program is designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of nurses and other health care professionals in assessing and managing pain. It?s geared for those who work in a hospital, school or community setting.
Upon completion of the course, the New Jersey State Nurses Association (NJSNA) Certificate with 3 NJSNA contact hours will be issued.
Corporate and Continuing Education at RVCC is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by New Jersey State Nurses Association (NJSNA), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center?s Commission on Accreditation.
The $57 cost includes all fees and texts. Registration is limited and it?s on a first-paid, first-confirmed basis. To register, call 908-526-1200, ext. 8471. For further information, contact Dr. Sourri Baetjer, assistant dean, CCE/Allied Health, 908-218-8872.
RVCC, located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 40 years, offers more than 80 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .