Two Ogallala Community Hospital staff members earn scholarships
OGALLALA, Neb. (Aug. 14, 2012) – Two employees at Ogallala Community Hospital have earned scholarships to help further their education in health care.
Carmen Sizer, a health unit coordinator, received a scholarship for $1,000 per academic year from the Nebraska Hospital Association. She plans to pursue an associate’s degree in nursing at Mid-Plains Community College in North Platte.
Jana Turner, medical technologist in the laboratory at Ogallala Community Hospital, received a Graduate Health Care Career Scholarship worth $3,000. Turner plans to pursue a master’s degree in health care administration with Bellevue University.
The NHA Research and Educational Foundation aims to help address ongoing shortage of health care providers through two scholarship programs for undergraduate and graduate students.
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Ogallala Community Hospital is an 18-bed hospital owned by Banner Health, one of the country’s largest nonprofit health care systems. OCH offers services including emergency care, inpatient services, infusion therapy, medical imaging, orthopedics, surgery and women’s services.
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