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Tahquamenon Area Schools CNA CTE

Tahquamenon Area Schools, Helen Newberry Joy Hospital

Career Techs

Healthcare Industry

Organizations Involved

Occupations Impacted

High school students

Workforce Development Focus

Increasing number of healthcare workers

Workforce Issue Addressed

Training individuals to work in a healthcare profession


Tahquamenon Area Schools in Luce County has a CTE program for CNA. The program has a direct partnership with the nearby Helen Newberry Joy Hospital in the Eastern U.P. The hospital is one of the largest employers in the area, so the goal of implementing the program was to provide Tahquamenon Area Schools students with an introduction to the healthcare field and a connection with the hospital which has many employment opportunities for students who will stay in the area after graduation.

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