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Conference Addresses Special Needs Emergency Response

Students participate in a 2016 disaster drill at Kirkwood CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (March 7, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College’s annual Code 1 emergency care conference, March 10 – 11, will prepare first responders and other emergency healthcare providers to respond to children with special needs, among other topics. “Caring for pediatric patients in of itself requires specialized […]

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The Eagle5 for the Month of July 2015

A look at the top five news stories for Kirkwood Community College for July 2015.

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Training to Prepare Students for Medical Emergencies

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (July 6, 2015)-Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Nursing and Paramedic students will put their skills to the test during medical emergency training sessions on Tuesday, July 14, at the Katz Family Healthcare Simulation Center in Linn Hall on Kirkwood’s main campus. This year’s simulation exercise will be a response to a car accident […]

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Simulators Bring Real-World Benefits to Students

The demand for health care professionals is on the rise. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, health is the second fastest growing employment field. Kirkwood Community College in Iowa prepares students to be a part of this vital, growing profession by offering Allied Health programs that keep pace with technological advances and changes in […]

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