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Healthcare employers seek to hire NOVA grads at the Medical Education Campus Career Fair, March 2

Local healthcare employers will recruit graduates of Northern Virginia Community College’s Medical Education Campus at the 2017 MEC Career Fair. Students studying in any of ten Allied Health and Nursing fields offered at the MEC will market their skills in hopes of landing their dream job in various high-demand healthcare fields. 

Employers scheduled to attend include:

  • Achieve Beyond Pediatric Therapy & Autism Services
  • Armor Correctional Health Services
  • Continuum Pediatric Nursing Services
  • Fairfax County Fire & Rescue Department
  • Fairfax Home Health Care 
  • Fauquier County Government 
  • Genesis Rehab Services
  • Home Instead Senior Care
  • Home Care Assistance
  • INOVA Health System
  • The Jefferson: Sunrise Senior Living
  • Let Mommy Sleep
  • Life Matters Home Care
  • Lifeworks Rehab at Medical Facilities of America
  • The Medical Team 
  • Loudoun County Fire & Rescue Department
  • NMS Healthcare
  • Patient First 
  • Reston Hospital Center (HCA)
  • Sentara Virginia Hospital Center
  • Virginia Heart

When
Thursday, March 2, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where
NOVA’s Medical Education Campus, 6699 Springfield Center Drive, Springfield VA 22150
Parking is available on the 1st level of the parking garage in spaces marked Visitor.

NOVA’s Medical Education Campus was established in 2003 as the only specialized community college campus in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The MEC is a state-of-the-art campus located in Springfield, Virginia, and it houses all of NOVA’s healthcare A.A.S. degree programs as well as many health-related certificate programs. Among the programs available are: Nursing and ten Allied Health programs (Dental Hygiene, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, EMS, Health Information Management, Medical Laboratory Technology, Occupational Therapy, Phlebotomy, Physical Therapist Assistant, Radiography and Respiratory Therapy Assistant.) The campus also has a state-of-the-art patient simulators lab as well as an anatomy lab, giving NOVA’s Medical Education students the rare opportunity to study, while at the community college level, on human cadavers.

 

Media Contact: Kristina Ogburn | 703.503.6338 | kogburn@nvcc.edu

 

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Northern Virginia Community College is the largest institution of higher education in the Commonwealth of Virginia and one of America's largest community colleges. NOVA enrolls more than 75,000 students at its six campuses in Alexandria, Annandale, Loudoun, Manassas, Springfield and Woodbridge, and through the Extended Learning Institute. For more information about NOVA and its programs or services, call 703-323-3000 or visit the College's Web site, www.nvcc.edu.

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