Nursing Assistant LPN-LVN Medical Assistant Medical Jobs Facebook Pharmacy technician Veterinary Tech RN
   
 
Practical Nursing:Cattaraugus-Allegany-Erie-Wyoming BOCES

Practical Nursing

Program Type: Adult and Continuing Education

Description: The Practical Nursing program offers the opportunity for adult students to practice patient-centered nursing care for all age groups. Nursing theory and patient care lab skills taught in the classroom are combined with a supervised clinical experience to develop a knowledgeable, competent nurse. This part-time, 2-year program is registered by the New York State Education Department for 1,230 hours of combined academic and clinical instruction. Pre-entrance examinations are given throughout the year. There is a $25 exam fee. Call BOCES at 716-376-8268 or toll-free at 1-888-354-0553 for dates and locations.


Admission requirements: High school diploma or equivalency diploma, pre-entrance test, pre-admission interview with the Nursing Coordinator, physical examination showing the student to be in good health and required immunizations. The Practical Nursing program is offered at 3 locations; Belmont, Olean and Ellicottville. Students enjoy small classes with quality instruction. CA BOCES has high standard with a proven track record of a 100% pass rate of the NYS licensing exam.

What is a Licensed Vocational Nurse?
How to become a Licensed Vocational Nurse
LVN Program Fees
What is the typical salary for a Licensed Vocational Nurse ?
Nursing Assistant vs LPN

Cattaraugus-Allegany BOCES prepares the student for the practice of Licensed Practical Nursing in a variety of settings. This part-time program allows time for job and/or family responsibilities while going to school. Nursing theory and patient care lab skills taught in the classroom are combined with supervised clinical experience to develop a knowledgeable, competent Practical Nurse. Graduates receive a diploma and are eligible to apply for licensure as a Practical Nurse.

Clinical experiences are an essential part of the Nursing program. Through supervision by faculty, the student is able to gain competence and knowledge in caring for a patient or group of patients in a hospital or health-related agency.

The program is registered by the New York State Education Department. Classroom instructors are registered professional nurses and hold adult education certification from the New York State Education Department. Students may apply for financial aid. (PELL grants, Stafford loans, and various funding sources).
Medication Aide Job
Benefits of Vocational Nursing
Is the Vocational Nursing Profession a growing career?
What do Vocational Nurses do?
Important skills, knowledge, and abilities for LVNs
LPNs and RNs-similarities and differences
LVN vs RN What is the difference?
Tips for choosing a vocational school How do I prepare for the job?
LVN Resume Example
How do I find the job?
Case Managers are available to offer assistance in resume writing, interviewing skills and job placement.

To be considered eligible for admission to the Practical Nursing Program, an applicant must register to take the entrance test by calling Christine Halliday at 716-376-8268.

Entrance Test Schedule - All exams begin at 9:00 AM

Belmont BOCES Center:

Ellicottville BOCES Center:

Olean BOCES Center:

Career Opportunities: Your Practical Nursing skills will earn you competitive salaries and benefits in hospitals, nursing homes, physician offices, home care, schools and clinics. Positions are readily available with local and out-of-state health agencies. Annual earnings for Practical Nurses range from $24,920 to $34,800.


Topics Covered: First year:

Introduction to Practical Nursing
Fundamental Skills of Nursing
Body Structure and Function
Nutrition
Introduction to Pharmacology
Growth & Development, The Life Span

Second year:

Medical-Surgical Nursing
Pharmacology II
Nursing Care of the Mother, the Normal Newborn, and the Problems of the Newborn
Introduction to Pediatric Nursing
Legal and Ethical Aspects of Nursing

Important skills, knowledge, and abilities for LVNs
How to become a Licensed Vocational Nurse
Licensed Vocational Nurse working conditions
What is the typical salary for a Licensed Vocational Nurse ?

Licensed Vocational Nurse working conditions
Licensed Vocational Nurse Salary in California
Vocational Nursing schools in California , 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5
Licensed Vocational Nurse LVN program prerequisites
Review Guide for LPN/LVN Pre Entrance Exam
Vocational Nursing schools in Texas
Vocational Nursing schools in Florida
New York LPN Programs - New York LPN Schools & LPN Training Courses
Vocational Nurse IV Therapy Blood Withdrawal Certification Course
Licensed Vocational Nurse Jobs
Nurse Technician| Patient Care Technician (PCT)
Approved Nurse Refresher Courses
Career Mapping in Nursing

Facebook BestMedicalCareers , Follow Us!

 
 

Vocational nurse
LVN vs RN what is the difference?
LPN vs CNA
LVN Resume Example
Can you become a nurse if you have ever been convicted of a felony or certain misdemeanors
LVN program fees
Vocational Nursing schools in California
Vocational Nursing schools in Texas
Vocational Nursing schools in Florida
Vocational Nursing schools in New York Medical Jobs
Nursing assistant training & job
Free CNA programs|Free CNA training
CNA skills video
Free CNA study guides
CNA registries Nurse Aide registries
Restorative nursing assistant
Hospice Aide
Nursing Assistant courses online
How to write a CNA resume
Free CNA resume sample
Patient Care Technician (PCT)
Certified nursing assistant salary in California
CNA Programs, Nurse Aid programs in Texas
Medical Career
Medical assistant job
Podiatric medical assistants
Ophthalmic medical assistant
Cardiology medical assistant
Urology medical assistant
Pediatric medical assistant
Chiropractic medical assistant
Medical assistant-medical office managers
Medical assistant salary
Online medical assistant training|courses
Medical Assistant vs Dental Assistant
Medical Assistants' Interview Questions
Dental hygienist job
Dental Assistant vs Hygienist
Dental assistant


Registered Nurse
Nurses Midwives
Psychiatric Nurses
Mobile intensive care nurse (MICN)
Parish Nurse
Nurse Anesthetists
Triage Nurses
Oncology Nurses
New medical technology and nursing career
Approved Nurse Refresher Courses
Nursing Career Paths
Top Paying Nurse Practitioner Jobs
Physician Assistant vs. Nurse Practitioner
Medical careers map 246
Become a fan Today!


© medical career options Top Medical Jobs
Physical Therapist Assistant Veterinary Technician EMT Paramedic Dental Hygienist Surgical Technologists Respiratory Therapists
Dental Assistant Veterinary Technician Anesthesia Tech Contact Physician Assistant Crazy Nurse Jokes