April 27, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Donna Oracion, 575-624-7403

POSITIVE OUTLOOK FOR ENMU-ROSWELL HEALTH PROGRAMS  

     As the need for qualified healthcare professionals grows, ENMU-Roswell continues to offer numerous programs for new students interested in the exciting and rewarding healthcare field. Programs available include: Nursing and Nursing Assistant, Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Management, Paramedic, Fire Science, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Medical Assisting, Medical Coding, Pharmacy Technician, Phlebotomy, Respiratory Therapy, Radiographic Technology, Community Health Worker and Community Paramedic.

The quality and variety of ENMU-Roswell Health Education is second to none. For example, ENMU-Roswell:

  • Offers one of three CAAHEP accredited medical assisting programs in the state

  • Offers one of two Pharmacy Technician programs in the state

  • Offers one of two Occupational Therapy Assistant programs in the state

  • Is an American Heart Association Training Center

The Respiratory Therapy program received an Excellence in RRT award in July of 2015. ENMU-Roswell also recently established a new state-of-the-art Regional Medical Simulation Center. This is the only high-fidelity medical Simulation Center in the Southeastern Region. 

      A variety of program options are available in health education:

  • Short certificate programs averaging 10-16 weeks with approved industry certification in Nursing Assisting, Emergency Medical Technician, and Phlebotomy

  • Associate degree programs offered in EMT-Paramedic, Medical Assisting, Nursing, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Radiographic Technology, and Respiratory Therapy

Graduates of ENMU-Roswell’s allied health programs find success. Local and regional employers depend on ENMU-Roswell’s certificate and associate degree programs to meet healthcare workforce needs for hospitals, clinics, doctor’s offices, and community health agencies. For more information, contact the Health Education Program at (575) 624-7469.

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