RuthWorks Website Logo Update 2019

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The primary purpose of the Rutherford County Health Care Advisory Council is to address the current and projected shortages of health care professionals in Rutherford County. A secondary purpose is to establish partnership and opportunities for collaboration between health care providers where partnerships have not existed before.

Our Goals for 2019

Goal 1

Goal 1
Support the clincial needs of the CCMA, CNA and 4th year clinical students in Rutherford County

Goal 2

Goal 2
All high school health science students at all high schools have opportunity to earn some type of industry certifications beginning fall 2019

Goal 3

Goal 3
Expand K-16 Allied Health offerings in Rutherford County by adding a new program of study at the community college level and corresponding opportunity if possible at the high school level by 2019-2020 school year.

Leadership

Council Chair
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VP Human Resources
NHC
Vice Chair
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Owner
Amada Senior Care 

Our Partners

  • Adam's Place
  • Alive Hospice
  • Amada
  • Assisted Family Care
  • CCRC
  • NHC Murfreesboro
  • Saint Thomas
  • Senior Solutions
  • Tennessee Veterans Home
  • Tristar StoneCrest
  • Interfaith Dental
  • Motlow College Logo
  • MTSU
  • TOA
  • Reeves Sain
  • Interim Healthcare

    Our Programs

    • Our Internship Program

      When high school student Grace Millican interviewed for the Rutherford Works High School Internship Program, little did she know her experiences over the next month would open her up to a world of possibilities and maybe change the course of her career path.

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    • High School Health Science Clinical Program

      The Health Science Clinical program is designed to help students gain hands-on experience in the health care field. Students take the clinical class after three years of study in the health science Career and Technical Education Health Science Pathway.

    • Medical Lab Technician Program

      Motlow State Community College will be implementing a Medical Lab Technician Program in the summer of 2017. Medical Lab Technicians are in high demand in Middle Tennessee. By 2024, Rutherford County is expected to see a 17% increase in Medical Lab technician positions.

    • Health Care Education Week

      Rutherford Works celebrates Health Care Education Week every year by focusing on Health Science related careers and coordinating tours with local healthcare facilities for middle school and high school students.

      2018 Health Care Education Recap

    2018 Outcomes - How We Are Succeeding

    High School students earn CNA Licenses

    Motlow College MedLab Tech Program

    New clinical locations


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