PR # 239 May 2, 2008
RVCC TO HOLD ANNUAL NURSING CONFERENCE
The Allied Health department of Raritan Valley Community College?s (RVCC) Corporate & Continuing Education (CCE) division is offering a one-day conference, ?Enhancing Nursing Knowledge,? Friday, May 16, from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., at the College?s North Branch Campus.
The NJ State Board of Nursing?s new continuing education regulations stipulate that all RNs and LPNs complete 30 contact hours of continuing education every two years in order to qualify for re-licensure. Those who attend will receive a certificate with seven (7) contact hours from New Jersey State Nurses Association (NJSNA).
Corporate and Continuing Education at RVCC is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center?s Commission on Accreditation.
The $130 cost includes all fees, program materials, breakfast and lunch. Seats are limited and registration is 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 is located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 40 years, offers 90 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 .