Explore Nursing Day Camp - June 11, 2024

Explore Nursing

Tuesday, June 11, 2024
8:00 AM to 4:30 AM (CST)

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Join us on June 11, 2024, for a fun, hands-on Explore Nursing day! This event is for high school students ages 15-18. It will consist of fun activities, nursing simulation experience as well as a nurse shadow experience. There is limited space so apply now! A registration deposit of $20 is required and will be refundable upon attendance. Each participant will be awarded a certificate for attending the camp as well as a *$500 scholarship to Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing and Health Sciences. Upon being selected to attend, the student will receive a packet of information that will require guardian signature and approval, as well as additional details. Students may choose one camp to attend.

  • 8:00 am – 8:15 am – Check-in at the BRCN Sim Center, 5009 Oak Street, Quincy, IL 62305 and Light Breakfast (provided)
  • 8:15 am – 9:30 am – Meet with BRCN faculty and review nurse shadow expectations/requirements
  • 9:30 am – 11:30 am – Hands-on Simulation and Nursing Skills experience
  • 11:30 am – 12:15pm – Admissions counselors will talk about nursing program and requirements, Lunch (provided), Group Photo
  • 12:15 pm – Leave for Blessing Hospital
  • 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Shadow Registered Nurses on the hospital floors of Blessing Hospital
  • 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm – Closing, reflection on the day, and awarding of participation certificate
  • 4:30 pm – Bus returns campers to Sim Center

Please note that your child will not be considered registered until payment has been received by online billpay, or a mailed check. After completing your registration, visit http://www.brcn.edu/billpay, and select "Explore Camps", under the "I Would Like To Make A Payment Toward" field.

For any questions, please contact the Admissions Office at 1-800-877-9140 Ext. 6905. Please mail your $20 registration deposit to BRCN, ATTN: Karen Peter, 3609 N. Marx Drive, Quincy, IL 62305.

*Awarding of the scholarship does not automatically guarantee admission to Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing and Health Sciences.  Students must meet all admissions requirements at the time of applying to BRCN.