Platt College students participated in the First Pediatric Focused Health Fair at Pine Ridge Elementary School. Pictured left to right are Alyssa Galbavy, Danielle Komloski, Dana Cutler (Clinical Placement Coordinator in white coat), Kristin Fast, Taryn Steen, and Blaire Bisgard.
Platt College nursing students (L to R: Shelly Nelson, Melissa Clement, and Allison Cailotto) had the pleasure of meeting and talking to former Captain Luis Carlos Montalvan. Montalvan is a New York Times bestselling author, speaker, and advocate. Montalvan, a 17-year veteran of the US Army, served multiple tours for his country and is a highly decorated military veteran. In his book, Montalvan discusses how his beloved service dog "Tuesday" saved his life emotionally and mentally. Students met with Captain Montalvan and discussed the effects of PTSD and how their roles as future nurses
Nursing students from the School of Nursing at Platt College take the Nightingale Pledge at their recent graduation/pinning ceremony at a hotel near Denver.
The Nightingale Pledge was once taken by all new professional nurses upon first entering the nursing profession. It was named after the famous nursing pioneer Florence Nightingale, who was a championed English nurse. Nightingale laid the foundations of modern nursing with her nursing school at St. Thomas’ Hospital in London (now part of King’s College in London).
Perhaps you have thought about becoming a nurse, but you thought the timing wasn't right...or you thought maybe next year...well-there is no better time to begin exploring your options at Platt College.
Platt College is a college dedicated to the field of professional nursing. Whether this is your second degree or first time in college, we are sure that Platt College has something to offer you. The School of Nursing at Platt College offers a Bachelor of Science Degree (BSN) in just 36 months.