Any interested community member
High school students over the age of 17
EMTs are clinicians trained to respond quickly to emergency situations regarding medical issues, traumatic injuries, and accident scenes. Training will be offered locally at Iowa Specialty Hospital - Belmond in partnership with NIACC. Class time requirements: 1.5 hours, Monday - Friday, with occasional Saturdays and occasional 4 hour classes.
Skills will be practiced and performed at local rural Wright Health Partner campuses/facilities, and students will receive hands-on learning experience.
For more information about Wright Health Partners Health Careers Academy or to enroll in a course, please contact Abby Young, Education Coordinator, at 641-444-5549.
Additional health care educational opportunities can be found at North Iowa Area Community College's Health Education page.
The Wright Health Partners Health Careers Academy is made possible through Wright Health Partners. The partnership includes Iowa Specialty Hospital, North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC), Belmond-Klemme Community School District, ABCM Corporation, Orthopedic Specialists and Gabrielson Clinic.
“This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under Grant: G04RH28693, Rural Network Allied Health & Training Program, in the amount of $599,034. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.”