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Bakersfield College Nursing Program

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Where do I refer my students?

Student Resources

  • Emergency Loans, Scholarship & Grant Searches – Lucas
  • Books & Uniforms – Lucas has a text recycling program in the skills lab. We recycle uniforms as well as refer to the least expensive vendors
  • Nursing Student Organizations  -Lucas
  1. NSNA – The National Student Nurses Association
  2. SAC – Nursing Student Advisory Committee
  • Resume, Job Leads, Interview Prep – Lucas
  • Student needs help with Care Plan – Faculty Lead
  • Tutoring, Organizing Study Sessions &  On-Campus Employment  – Lucas, We pay our students in their second year to tutor
  • Liaison between campus and community resources - Lucas
  • Study skills & assessment of learning styles - Lucas

Faculty Help

  • Scheduling clinical rotations and reserving hospital placements - Lucas
  • Clinical issue (with student or site) – Contact Lead Instructor
  • Reserve lesson time in the skills lab – Joy
  • Set up lesson using SimMan – Meg
  • Send student for remediation in skills lab – send student (with learning contract) to Joy
  • Student needs to be assessed for learning disability – Lucas will make appt for them to be assessed with Disability Services
  • Plagiarism or Unethical Behavior – Faculty Lead will send to Cindy
  • Office support – Valerie
  • Payroll – Anita
  • Illness/emergency absence – Valerie
  • Scheduled need for substitute – Faculty Lead
  • Need hiring/proficiency expert form help – Valerie
  • Update licensing, TB, address, etc - Valerie

Anything needed to be added to this list? Send to lrucks@bakersfieldcollege.edu
Lucas Rucks, Program Manager (661) 395-4395
Valerie Tracey, Office Supervisor (661) 395-4282
Joy Zamora, Skills Lab Assistant (661) 395-4271
Meg Ritchie, Faculty/SimMan Coordinator (661) 395-4575
Jennifer Johnson, Faculty Chair (661) 395-4372
Anita Karr, Nursing Department Assistant III (661) 395-4667
Cindy Collier, Director (661) 395-4282

 

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Last Updated: 07/27/2008