UMFK, NMMC co-sponsoring Nursing Discovery Camp

Posted May 03, 2011, at 2:58 p.m.

FORT KENT, Maine — The University of Maine at Fort Kent and Northern Maine Medical Center are joining forces to offer a Nursing Discovery Camp from Sunday, June 26, through Thursday, June 30.

The camp is intended primarily for students entering their sophomore, junior or senior years of high school.

Participants will learn Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation Certification, work with patient simulators and learn first aid skills. While at the hospital, students will visit different departments including the emergency room, operating room, obstetrical unit, medical and surgical units and the intensive care unit.

Deadline for accepting applications is Friday, May 20. Students may register on-line at: http://www.umfk.maine.edu/nursing/camp/ or for more information, contact UMFK at (207) 834-7818 or by email at: nickio@maine.edu.

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