Seven graduate from surgical program

Sussex County Community College honors students


Make text smaller Make text larger



Photos



  • The graduates are (from left to right): Stephen Calderon, Sarah Squillante, Rachel Ackerman, Ashley Rauch, Franca Biondolillo, Natalie Decker, and Jamie Medeiros-Batty.



— Sussex County Community College honored seven graduates of the Surgical Technology Program on Friday, July 25 at a graduation luncheon in the Performing Arts Center.

Surgical Technologists provide care to patients in a variety of settings such as hospitals or ambulatory surgical centers and work under the supervision of a surgeon to ensure the operating room is safe, equipment functions properly and the operative procedure is conducted under conditions that maximize patient safety.

Lillian Louglas, Surgical Technology Program Coordinator, distributed certificates to each student with a luncheon that followed.

The graduates are Stephen Calderon, Sarah Squillante, Rachel Ackerman, Ashley Rauch, Franca Biondolillo, Natalie Decker, and Jamie Medeiros-Batty.

The students will take the national certification exam on Friday, Aug. 8. Results from the exam will come out in September.

Three of the students were named to the National Honor Society for the Association of Surgical Technology. They are Stephen Calderon, Franca Biondolillo and Ashley Rauch.

According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, employment for surgical technologists is projected to grow 30 percent from 2012 to 2022, faster than the average for all occupations.

The Health Science certificate program offered at SCCC begins each fall and concludes the following summer for a total of 1,280 program hours.

Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

Police officers preparing to cycle for the fallen
By Joseph Picard
— In 1997, Officer Patrick Montuore of the Florham Park Police Department organized a bicycle ride from his New...

Read more »
Image

Sparta woman inspires through acting
By Laurie Gordon
SPARTA — Erika Lupo has a gift. She can go into a room of students, ask them to brainstorm about a certain topic and within a few minutes, she can...

Read more »
Image

Sparta 6th grader advances in geography bee
By Rose Sgarlato
Ian Bellush, a sixth grade student at Sparta Middle School, won the school...

Read more »
Image

Business courses offered at SCCC
— Professional training courses being offered at Sussex County Community College will give business entrepreneurs an opportunity to...
Read more »

VIDEOS



* indicates required
Community Newspapers


MOST READ

Local News
Bayer provides STEM Day at Rev. Brown
  • Jan 15, 2018
Local News
Sparta woman inspires through acting
  • Jan 17, 2018
Local News
Group holds annual MLK Day of Service
  • Jan 16, 2018

MOST COMMENTED



Find more about Weather in Sparta, NJ