Student Success Stories from the MC Nursing Program! 

  

 

Shannon Kennedy

Shannon Kennedy

 

Observation, assessment and care—those are the skills that Shannon Kennedy says one must possess to be a neonatal nurse. The newborns in the nursery at Midland Memorial Hospital's West Campus can't speak for themselves; thankfully, they have Kennedy to be their advocate. More...

 

 

 

Cedie Martin

Cedie Martin

 

The mission statement of HospiceMidland reads, "To fulfill the unique needs of patients and their families by providing care from the heart." Caring from the heart is exactly what Cedie Martin, RN, does. Martin is the Clinical Nurse Manager for HospiceMidland's 14-bed inpatient unit located on the third floor of Midland Memorial Hospital. More...

 

 

 

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Sim Lab and Hospice

 

The highly sophisticated computerized manikins in Midland College's medical simulation lab breathe, blink, speak, bleed, and even sweat! Until recently, the manikins have always survived all types of disease, cardiac arrest, and other trauma inflicted upon them for the purpose of teaching students in MC's health sciences programs. More...

 

 

 

Juanita Valdez

Juanita Valdez

 

They had no television, no phone and no newspaper. Juanita Valdez does not share this news of her childhood home with regret, as she and her nine siblings were happy growing up on "The Oasis," a ranch in West Texas, between Dryden and Sheffield. The upside to their situation: school was everything. More...