Catalog 2010-2011, Final Edition 
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Gerontology Certificate

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This certificate is intended for people who are involved with caring for the elderly (generally a health care setting) who would like to learn more about the health care pertaining to the elderly. It provides a basic overview of particular concerns involving the elderly patient/client. Recommended for nurse aides, nurses, EMTs, long term health care employees.

Potential Opportunities: This program is designed to train individuals in the care of geriatric patients in the emergency, clinical, longterm care facility, or home setting.

Total Credits for Certificate: 7

Emergency Medical Services/Medical Assisting Advisory Committee

Danny Beckle

Med Evac

Mike Blackwill

Windsor-Severance Fire Department/Weld County Paramedic Service

Dave Bressler

Weld County Ambulance Service

Rod Deroo

Weld County Paramedic Service

Ester Dominguez

Weld County Health Department

Donovan Erhman

North Colorado Medical Center

Ignacio Gonzalez

Student Representative

Misty Gonzales

Student Representative

Stephanie Haley-Andrews

The Children’s Hospital

Darren Jacques

Windsor-Severance Fire Department

Wanda Jarrett

North Colorado Ear, Nose, & Throat

Dr. Benji Kitagawa

Physician Advisor

Cindy McDowell

West Lake Family Physicians

Sharon Michner

Banner Health Medical Arts

Jeff O’Dell

Union Colony Fire Rescue Authority

Lana Reeves

Sunrise Clinic

Julie Reinert

North Colorado Ear, Nose, & Throat

Jeff Schanhals


Robert Schleich

Weld County Paramedic Service/EMS part-time Instructor

Hayly Schmeiser

Student Representative

Jeff Stranahan

Union Colony Fire Rescue Authority

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