HEALTH&WELLNESS: Nursing Career Day to be held at Emory Eastside

SNELLVILLE — Nursing Leadership and Human Resources will host Nursing Career Day Friday at Emory Eastside Medical Center.

Classes will be held in Classrooms No. 1 and 2 from 9 until 11:30 a.m. for "seasoned, professional" registered nurses and from 5 until 7:30 p.m. for new graduates.

All practice areas including emergency room, surgical services, medical surgical, admit, behavioral health, joint and spine, intensive and progressive care units and in-patient rehab will be present, officials said.

In a statement, officials said Emory is marking its 30th year of providing quality health care for Gwinnett's residents.

"It's leaders are busy making sure the hospital continues to grow, change and adapt to meet the needs of a community," the statement reads. "They share a passion that Emory Eastside must be a health care provider that exceeds expectations in every encounter."

Emory Eastside is located at 1700 Medical Way in Snellville. Free parking is available.

For more information on the Nursing Career Day, call recruiter Shane Gallegos at 770-736-2486 or e-mail him at shane.gallegos@hcahealthcare.com