The School of Practical Nursing and Personal Support Worker is pleased to announce three new clinical supervisors to its team.
Melanie Bognar RN, joins us from the Niagara Health System, where she has worked for the past 12 years at the Welland Hospital. In addition to her experience in Medical, Surgical, and Mental Health units, Bognar brigs a passion for teaching and students to her new role. She has been involved with the Niagara College Practical Nursing program on a part time basis since 2006. Bognar can be reached at ext. 7294.
Diane Alston RPN, has spent more than 30 years in the nursing field and is excited about transitioning her passion for students to her new role her at the college. Alston has joined us from Shaver Hospital, and has a background in continuing and acute care, as well as community care initiatives. She has worked part-time over the last 10 years with NC’s Personal Support Worker and Practical Nursing programs, as well as through the Part-Time Studies department. Alston can be reached at ext. 7296.
Paul Lancaster RPN, has worked with the Niagara Health System since 1997, and most recently has been employed at the Continuing Care unit of the Greater Niagara General Hospital. Paul has been a part-time clinical supervisor with Niagara College for the past two years, and brings a strong understanding of the role of both Practical Nurses and Personal Support Workers to his new role. Lancaster can be reached at ext. 7295.
The scope and variety of experiences of these three individuals are a great addition for NC’s programs and, most importantly, our students. Please welcome them to the team.