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May 2011

Summer Classes Begin

Summer classes begin
May 9, 2011 (All day)

Classes for the summer 2011 semester begin today. For more information, contact the Office of Admissions, Records, and Registration at 301-790-2800, ext. 238.

Nursing Assistants Providing Patient Care

Nursing Assistant Provide Care
June 17, 2011 - 8:00am - 12:15pm

See PDF below for registration information and directions.

Topics include:

  • Origination of the nursing assistant
  • Why we do what we do
  • Understanding the patient
  • Recognizing the subtle changes in behavior
  • Using positive body language to enhance outcomes
  • Effective language skills for the clinical environment
  • Role playing
  • Mentoring a positive environment
  • Music and art in the nursing home/long-term care facility
  • Building your professional por

2011 Dementia Conference

2011 Dementia Conference
June 10, 2011 - 8:00am - 4:15pm

See PDF below for registration information, directions, and CEU information.

Topics to be discussed:

  • Alzheimer's disease and Dementia and the cognitive and behavior symptoms associated with the disease
  • Discuss the impact of the disease of caregivers
  • Discuss how to effectively care for the Alzheimer's or Dementia patient and review practical approaches to those patients
  • Discuss the process of communication improvement between the caregiver and the person with Dementia
  • Review the ri

Improved Patient Care through Lawsuit Protection and Prevention for Physicians

Improved Patient Care
June 2, 2011 - 8:30am - 3:30pm

See PDF below for registration information and directions.

This course teaches proven and effective strategies to prevent and proctect against lawsuits, allowing family practitioners the peace of mind necessary to focus on improved patient care.  You will learn lawsuit protection strategies most advisors are unaware of.

Topics include:

  • Maintaining focus on improved patient care rather than lawsuit defense
  • Structuring practice for lawsuit protection and prevention
  • Reducing liability insurance

Baltimore Orioles Bus Trip

Orioles Bus Trip 2011
May 20, 2011 - 4:00pm - 10:00pm

HCC students are invited to attend the Baltimore Orioles baseball game on Fri., May 20. The Orioles will play the Nationals at 7:05 p.m. Students will travel by bus from the HCC campus. Bus leaves at 4 p.m.

Price is $10 for HCC students and $20 for guests. Students will get $10 back on game day. Limit is four tickets per student. To reserve your seats, call 301-790-2800, ext. 225, or email hbbarnhart@hagerstowncc.edu.


 

Veterans and disabled students eligible to compete for scholarship through Maryland Higher Education Commission

Short Title: 
Conroy Scholarship 2011
Older, non-traditional male student

HCC students are eligible to compete for the Edward T. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program for the 2011-2012 academic year. Deadline is July 15.

Marcelo Berestovoy Guitar Concert

Marcelo Berestovoy Concert
June 11, 2011 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Argentinean guitarist Marcelo Berestovoy will present a free concert of Latin, pop, and jazz music with a small ensemble of local musicians in the Elliott Center at Hagerstown Community College on Sat., June 11, at 7 p.m.

HCC presents free concert on June 11

Short Title: 
Berestovoy Concert 2011
Guitar

Argentinean guitarist Marcelo Berestovoy will present a free concert of Latin, pop, and jazz music with a small ensemble of local musicians in the Elliott Center on Sat., June 11, at 7 p.m.

4th Annual Guitar Mini-Fest

2011 Annual Guitar Mini-Fest
June 11, 2011 - 9:30am - 1:30pm

The Continuing Education and Community Services Division at Hagerstown Community College will host its fourth annual Guitar Mini-Fest on Sat., June 11, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., in the Elliott Center on the HCC campus.

HCC to host 4th Annual Guitar Mini-Fest

Short Title: 
4th annual guitar mini-fest
Guitar

HCC's Continuing Education and Community Services Division will host its fourth annual Guitar Mini-Fest on Sat., June 11, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., in the Elliott Center.