2012 - Margaret Kariuki passed her NCLEX/IEN exam.
Congratulations Veerpal Gill!
Veerpal passed her NCLEX-RN Exam in November 2010. She joins 8 other PSWBC participants to have passed the NCLEX-RN Exam.
Summer Quarter 2010 Featured Participant
Mikhail Slobodchikov was born in Russia in 1980 and moved to the USA to pursue his career as a doctor and has lived in the USA for two years. Once arriving in the US he began to study English and research career options. Mikhail’s specialty is in Ophthalmology, which is the study of the anatomy, functions, and diseases of the eye. A friend in California recommended the Welcome Back Center (WBC).He came to the WBC in January 2009 and spent the last year and a half studying English and for the USMLE, with extreme determination and motivation. This is a group of four tests, called Steps. In April 2010, Mikhail successfully passed the USMLE Step 1, and is currently studying for Step 2.
Spring Quarter 2010 Featured Participant
Yelena Kritovich is a nurse from Russia and now lives in Auburn with her husband and two kids. While she is studying for her NCLEX-RN exam, she became certified as a Home Care Trainer in Washington State from a program with the Welcome Back Center.
Tacoma Community College Cohort Program for Fall 2011
Pat Brown at Tacoma Community College is leading the Fall Quarter 2010 cohort for Nurses.
This program helps foreign trained nurses with test prep and training for the NCLEX exam.
Here is a picture of the current group of student.
Renton Technical College Nurses Cohort Pinning Ceremony June 2010
of our RNs completed their 9-month International RN review
course at Renton Technical College.
WBC Nurses Class Summer 2010
"Foundations for Nursing Practices" is was taught by Maria Carpenter, an RN. Students learned about the US healthcare culture, NCLEX prep, ethics, and many more.
Fall 2010 Class Goes to the Children's Hospital
On Friday, November 12th, 18 participants from English Communication for Healthcare class were the guests of Judy Shorr and the Recruiting Department for a tour of the hospital.