Residency gives Southwest’s 2-year nursing students edge in public health

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 24, 2020 3:39 PM CT | Published: May 24, 2020 3:39 PM CT

The director of the Shelby County Health Department started her career with a two-year nursing degree. Now she has initiated a partnership with Southwest Tennessee Community College to provide paid Health Department residencies for associate-degree nurses.

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Southwest Tennessee Community College Alisa Haushalter associate degree in nursing residency Shelby County Health Department Sheila Bouie Deundra Hearne
Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers healthcare and higher education for The Daily Memphian.


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