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Individuals who assist medical doctors with their work, deal with emergencies in their absence and provide nursing care for people who are sick or injured, have physical or mental disabilities or others in need of such care. They work to promote health, prevent disease and help patients cope with illness; and serve as advocates and health educators for patients, families and communities. Included are registered nurses, licensed vocational nurses and nursing assistants.

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ANTI-VIOLENCE PROJECT-LONG ISLANDOffers advocacy and support to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, pick-up and hate crimes. Provides short term counseling, accompanies victims to police headquarters and court, makes referrals for legal services and offers opportunities to meet with support groups. Also provides educational workshops for health and human service providers.SuffolkANTI-VIOLENCE PROJECT-LONG ISLANDTHE LGBT NETWORK (THE NETWORK)
CERTIFIED NURSE ASSISTANTOffers instruction in basic nursing theory and skills necessary to provide care in hospitals, nursing homes, patient's home and other health care facilities. Course content is related to the safety, comfort and rehabilitation of patients. Students must maintain a 75% average before being recommended to participate in the clinical rotation. Upon successful course completion, students are prepared to sit for the NYS Nurse Assistant Certification Examination. (Additional fee payable to Commissioner of Health, NYSNA). A complete physical exam is required prior to the clinic. Students must have computer keyboarding skills and a social security number or tax ID in order to take the NYS Certification exam. Tuition includes cost of textbook, apron, patch and CPR certification. Call for more information.NassauCERTIFIED NURSE ASSISTANTNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
COMMUNITY EDUCATION AND TRAININGOffers training workshops on a variety of topics for health and human service providers who work with or are interested in learning about gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender seniors.SuffolkCOMMUNITY EDUCATION AND TRAININGTHE LGBT NETWORK (THE NETWORK)
DENTAL ASSISTANTOffers a course in Dental Assisting. This course provides the basic knowledge of dentistry and prepares you to function in a dental operatory and office setting. Topics covered include personal hygiene, administrative and communication skills, nutrition, office safety and office emergencies. In addition, this course covers all dental procedures, four handed dentistry, tray set-ups, infection control, sterilization, dental materials, preventive dentistry, radiology, dental anatomy and the oral cavity. Employment opportunities include working in dental offices, public health agencies, hospitals, dental supply companies and the military. Upon successful completion of the required program sequence, participants will receive a Barry Tech certificate reflecting achievement in their field of study.NassauDENTAL ASSISTANTNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
HEALTH CAREERSOffers full and part-time Health Career Programs to help adult students to prepare for many employment opportunities in health care. Programs include Practical Nursing, Surgical Technology, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Nurse Assisting, Pharmacy Technician, Medical Assisting and Pharmacy Therapy Aide. Supervised clinical experience is provided at local hospitals, long-term care facilities, imaging centers and medical offices. Graduates of the Health Career programs are eligible to sit for state and national examinations which provide successful candidates with a license/certification in the corresponding field of study.SuffolkHEALTH CAREERSWESTERN SUFFOLK BOCES CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
HEALTH SCIENCESOffers courses in Dental Chairside Assistant; EKG Technician; Clinical Medical Assistant; Home Health Aide; Nurse Assistant; Phlebotomy; Practical Nursing Program; Medical Office Biller/Coder ICD-10; Prep Course For Nurse Entrance Exam; Nurse Entrance Exam; Clinical Medical Assistant Review Class; Physical Therapy Aide; Anatomy and Physiology for the Health Care Worker; Certified Personal Trainer; Reiki 1 Practitioner and Mindful Meditation. After completing the required amount of hours of training some courses above offer certification. All programs offered at various sites throughout Suffolk County in the day as well as the evening. Selection varies each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkHEALTH SCIENCESEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
LEGALNURSE CONSULTANT TRAININGOffers an exciting program that prepares Registered Nurses and Physician's Assistants for a career in the legal field as legal nurse consultants. This course provides the RN and PA with the fundamental skills necessary to advise law firms, health care providers, insurance companies and governmental agencies regarding medically related issues and to appear in court as an expert witness. The course presents legal concepts related to the health care industry, as well as the role a legal nurse consultant might play in litigation areas such as medical malpractice, toxic torts, products liability, wrongful death, criminal law, and workers' compensation. Any RN or PA interested in entering the legal field can benefit from the education provided by this course. This program is available in live lecture and online formats. If you would like additional information on this program, please call the Center for Legal Studies at 1-800-522-7737. Please call for more information.SuffolkLEGALNURSE CONSULTANT TRAININGSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
LONG ISLAND GERIATRIC EDUCATION CENTEROffers healthcare professionals and social providers in the areas of geriatrics and gerontology continuing education and training programs focusing on primary care, health promotion, disease prevention, multicultural aging and outreach services. Provides a Geriatric Resource Center with a wide range of resources along with a Speaker's Bureau. Innovations in the geriatric field and clinical updates are disseminated through interdisciplinary courses, team training, distance learning and workshops.SuffolkLONG ISLAND GERIATRIC EDUCATION CENTERSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
NEW YORK STATE ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL NURSESAssociation to advance the practice of school nursing and enhance the educational success of students by promoting quality health services.SuffolkNEW YORK STATE ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL NURSESNEW YORK STATE ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL NURSES
NURSE ASSISTINGOffers a program to prepare students to begin their nursing career as a nurse assistant. The program covers basic procedures in bedside nursing care, theory, medical ethics, and clinical supervision in a local health facility. Students who successfully complete this program will be eligible to take the Nurse Aide Evaluation Examination which qualifies students for a listing in the NYS registry. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkNURSE ASSISTINGWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
NURSINGOffers continuing education courses to nurses who wish to grow professionally or who have been away from the practice and are planning on returning. Molloy College has been approved as a provider of continuing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Provider Number NYP273/16-19. Courses and Programs are offered in the following areas: AHA Renewal Life Support Certification Course; AHA Basic Life Support Instructor Course; Intro To EKG Interpretation; Advanced 12 Lead EKG Interpretation For The Practicing Nurse; Peripheral IV Skills Program; Phlebotomy Skills Program; Central Venous Access Devices; Hemodialysis Training For RN’s & LPN’s; Physical Assessment Skills; Medication Calculations; Pharmacology Review And Update; Training In Barrier Precaution & Infection Control Measures; Training In The Identification & Reporting Of Child Abuse/Neglect; Operating Room Training; Nurse Practitioner Practice Review Course; RN Refresher Program; Updated Nursing Skills Workshop Series; Introduction To Statistics; Physical Assessment Of The Pediatric Client – Normal Vs. Abnormal; School Nurse Training Program; Transition To School Nursing: Field Training; Spanish For The Healthcare Provider; Individual Healthcare Plans In The School Setting; Role Of The School Nurse In Health Screening; Care Of The Student With Diabetes; School Nurse Emergency Care Course And Camp Nursing Workshop. Courses are typically offered throughout the year on day, evening and weekend schedules. Most courses can be taken at either our Rockville Centre campus or at our Suffolk Center in East Farmingdale. For further information regarding undergraduate and graduate courses, please call (516) 323-3570. For further information regarding continuing education courses, please call (516) 323-3558. You may begin your studies at any time. Call for more detailed information.NassauNURSINGMOLLOY COLLEGE-DIVISION OF CONTINUING EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
PRACTICAL NURSING CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program that is designed to prepare students for entry into practice, as well as provide opportunities for students seeking admission into RN programs. Through an appropriate choice of general education courses, students may prepare for the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree admission requirements. Upon award of the Practical Nursing certificate, graduates are qualified to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX). Prospective students are advised to attend a Nursing Information Seminar. For further information contact the campus Admissions Office for dates and times. The practical nursing program is highly competitive. Meeting minimum criteria for admission does not guarantee acceptance to the program. The college reserves the right to make final decisions based upon the applicant pool each year. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkPRACTICAL NURSING CERTIFICATESUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
PRACTICAL NURSING PROGRAMOffers a Practical Nursing Program that is located at the Adult Education Center in Brentwood. Successful completion of this program entitles one to apply to take the New York State Practical Nursing Licensing Examination. The Eastern Suffolk BOCES School of Practical Nursing offers full-time day program which meets September through August, M-F from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. A part-time evening program which meets September through June, M-Th from 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and the following September, M-F from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Although not required for admission, it is recommended that candidates take the Prep Course for the Nurse Entrance Exam. This course is designed for prospective candidates seeking admission in the Practical Nursing Program. Candidates may apply for financial aid after acceptance into the program. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkPRACTICAL NURSING PROGRAMEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
PRACTICAL NURSING PROGRAMOffers students the opportunity to learn the skills and knowledge necessary to be a valuable member of today’s health care team. The School of Practical Nursing helps prepare you for licensing as a practical nurse. In addition, for those planning to pursue further nursing education, Tech is affiliated with RN programs at SUNY Farmingdale, Adelphi, Molloy, NYIT and Helene Fuld College. The program is approved by the NYS Education Department. The low ratio of students to faculty allows many opportunities for individualized classroom instruction, as well as excellent clinical experience at hospitals and health care facilities. Tuition includes stethoscope and surgical scissors. Call for more detailed information regarding prerequisites, fees and additional costs. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.SuffolkPRACTICAL NURSING PROGRAMWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER

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