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Training & Educational Programs

Medical education has been, and continues to be, an integral part of Rochester Regional Health's mission. Our health system supports many different training programs. Find your perfect fit.

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    College of Health Careers

    Formed to address the long-term need for more nurses, Rochester Regional Health's College of Health is addressing future health care needs now. The RN, AAS program will provide a pathway to higher education, as well as higher wage career options with flexible schedules to balance family, personal, and professional needs.

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    Home Health Aide

    The Lifetime Care Home Health Aide Training Program at Rochester Regional Health is your first step toward home health aide success. The paid, three-week course gives you the opportunity to learn more about the areas of home health assistance that interest you, and further develop the skills necessary.

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    IGH School of Practical Nursing

    The Isabella Graham Hart School of Practical Nursing provides comprehensive, evidenced-based theory and clinical instruction that will enable nursing students to provide compassionate, high quality care to patients in the health care community. offering two 10-month full-time programs that will prepare you for your Practical Nursing License Exam.

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    Workforce Development Programs

    Our Workforce Development program provides professional growth and development opportunities for the community, including Rochester Regional Health employees. Students can expect easy access, a supportive environment, and robust resources to support them.

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    Clinical Laboratory Technology Program

    Founded in 1934 in order to educate qualified students in the profession of clinical laboratory technology, our program is the second oldest medical technology program in the United States. Offering several million tests per year, state of the art instrumentation and facilities, an outstanding faculty of technical specialists and MD/PhD’s, and the opportunity to see and work with both normal and abnormal patient specimens.

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    Nursing Student & New Graduate Programs

    A successful healthcare career starts at Rochester Regional Health. Offering unique programs for nursing students and post graduate nurses. Giving them the opportunity to learn more about the areas of nursing that interest them, and further develop the skills and knowledge learned in nursing school.

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    Neurological Physical Therapy Program

    The Neurologic Physical Therapy program provides mentoring for the professional development and advanced clinical training of neurologic physical therapists. Residents will exemplify the core values of physical therapy professionalism and may capably contribute to the field of neurorehabilitation through leadership and skill as practitioners, educators, and clinical scholars who understand, value, and practice guided by current evidence.  

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    Clinical Pastoral Education

    Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) is an experience-based internship for ministry with the human condition as a curriculum. For anyone pursuing a career in professional chaplaincy, CPE is a critical part of the training process.

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