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Health Awareness & Literacy Education

UITC Health Awareness & Career Program
Please Call: (870) 773-2535 for current enrollment information

Do you desire to help others gain and maintain good health?  Do you want to see your family and friends live a healthy life?  Are you interested in pursuing the health industry as a career? If you answered yes to these questions, there are opportunities available right now. 

We know that it is God’s will that we prosper and be in health.   He says “Beloved, I pray that you may prosper in all things and be in health, just as your soul [mine, will & emotions) prospers.”

In the natural, we have received the understanding that diet, exercise, and nutritional supplements are very important in gaining and maintaining good health.  Unity in the Community is dedicated to getting health information to those who really care about people and want to help them stay healthy.
Here’s how you can apply to prepare yourself for a career in health service.  We offer you the opportunity through our partnership, to receive teaching and training as a Certified Nursing Assistant/Home Health Aide (CNA/HHA) Practical Nurse/Vocational Nursing (LVN). 

Certified Nursing Assistant/Home Health Aide (CNA/HHA)
Practical Nurse/Vocational Nursing (LVN)

This combined health program prepares students for the State Competence Exam.  Upon passing the state exam, the graduates are eligible to receive two certificates, Certified Nursing Assistant and Home Health Aid.  Topics include legal issues affecting patient, resident and client care.  Various diseases and conditions are introduced.  Medical aspects and infection control techniques are developed and practiced.  Techniques for enhanced communication and interpersonal skills are taught.  Students secure clinical training at a local hospital, primarily in the long-term care of the elderly.

Students are prepared clinically in health care facilities, supervised by the instructor and staff members.  Upon completion of the course, the graduate may take the California State Board of Vocational Nursing Exam.  Passing the examination allows a person to work as a Licensed Vocational Nurse under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Physician.  Courses include:

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Obstetrical Nursing
  • Pediatric Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Mobility Skills
  • Diseases
  • Disorders
  • Medical Terminology
  • Growth & Development
  • Safety
  • Documentation
  • Preparation for Employment

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Command Post: 909 E. Broad Street, Texarkana, AR 71854
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 6265, Texarkana, Tx 75505, Phone: (870) 773-2535
E-Mail Address: pastorwoodard@hotmail.com, Website Address: unityinthecommunity.com