Nursing - Paramedic to RN Online Bridge - AAS
A paramedic may request advanced placement in the Associate Degree Nursing Program. The AD Nursing program prepares students to take the NCLEX-RN exam for state licensure to practice as a registered nurse. The AD Nursing program is accredited by the Kansas Board of Nursing and the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission. Graduates have the foundation to continue their education at baccalaureate granting institutions.
Nursing is a well-respected profession which provides a lifetime of service to others. As members of an interprofessional team they provide critical input into the health and well-being of individuals. They combine the science and art of nursing practice, and make critical judgments and decisions regarding the care provided. Nurses perform a myriad of roles, responsibilities and tasks of which the most familiar is care-giver. Their work environment is just as vast: hospitals, clinics, long-term care, military bases, correctional facilities, and educational faculties to name a few. Professional nurse deliver culturally competent, safe and effective care with compassion and expertise.
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing Inc.
3390 Peachtree Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30326
Kansas State Board of Nursing
900 SW Jackson St., Room 1051
Topeka, KS 66612
Hutchinson Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The Higher Learning Commission is one of six regional institutional accreditors
recognized by the US Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).