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LA Nursing Students Give Back to the Community

Eight of the Los Angeles Cohort 5 Bachelor of Science Nursing Students had the opportunity to participate in the Carenow-LA County-wide Community Health Screening on Thursday, October 20th. Along with their supervising faculty, Jocelyn Corrao, the students assisted in triaging about 1,000 uninsured patients on the first day of this four day event at the LA Sports Arena. Local television coverage of the event was broadcast.

Jocelyn Corrao, RN, MBA, BSN, BC-G, Clinical Assistant Professor was an invited presenter at the jointly sponsored American Nephrology Nurses Association, Los Angeles Chapter 508 and Playa Healthcare and Education Consultants quarterly Nursing Education Seminar on Saturday, October 22. She presented evidence-based practice on patient assessment for risk of hypoglycemic episodes during hemodialysis.

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