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Awards:
MAOF Nursing Student Award

MAOF Information

Organizations:
Student Nurse Association (SNA)  

MOSALPN Student Nurse Association

Radiology Program Website

RADReview

 

 

Director of Allied Health:


Teri Douglas, MSN, RN  

 

Office Phone: (573) 518-2103
E-Mail: TDouglas@MineralArea.edu

Mrs. Douglas began her teaching career at Mineral Area College in 1990 as Coordinator and Instructor in the Practical Nursing Program. She worked in the hospital setting for twelve years prior to coming to MAC.  In 1996 she became the Director of the Allied Health Department. She teaches Maternity Nursing in the Associate Degree and Practical Nursing Programs, Contemporary Nursing in the ADN Program, Obstetrical Emergencies in the Paramedic Technology Program, and a web based First Aid course.  She is responsible for all Allied Health Department programs.

Education:
Associate Degree in Nursing, Mineral Area College
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing, Southwest Missouri State University
Master of Science Degree in Nursing, University of Missouri-Kansas City/St. Louis

Associate Degree Nursing Faculty:

Catherine Hutcheson, BSN, RN

Office Phone:  (573) 518-2241

E-Mail:  CHutches@MineralArea.edu es@MineralArea.edu

Ms. Hutcheson came to Mineral Area College in 2007 as a full-time instructor and is now the coordinator of the freshman year of the ADN Program. She began her teaching career in the Practical Nursing Program in Sikeston.  She later taught in the Associate Degree Nursing Program at Three Rivers Community College. Previous nursing experience includes:  staff nurse and charge nurse in a telemetry unit, Clinical Nurse Manager of a Wound Clinic, Clinical Nursing Instructor for Mineral Area College, and Nursing Instructor for Sikeston R-6 and Three Rivers Community College.

Education:

Licensed Practical Nurse, Sikeston Public School LPN Program

Associate of Science Degree in Nursing, Park College

Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing, Southeast Missouri State University

Currently pursuing Master of Science in Nursing, Central Methodist University

 

Angela Erickson, MSN, RN

Office Phone:  (573) 518-2176

E-Mail:  AErickson@MineralArea.edu 

Mrs. Erickson began her teaching career at Mineral Area College in 2008 as a clinical instructor and IV Therapy instructor.  In 2009 she became a full-time instructor in the Practical Nursing Program.  Mrs. Erickson began teaching in the ADN Program in 2011.  She teaches Fundamentals of Nursing, Basic Pharmacology, Mental Health Nursing, Maternity Nursing, and Therapeutic Nutrition in the freshman year of the Associate Degree Nursing Program.

Education:

Associate of Science Degree in Nursing,  Jefferson College

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Central Methodist University

Master of Science in Nursing, Central Methodist University

 

Esther Blum, MSN, RN
Office Phone: (573) 518-2175

E-Mail: EBlum@MineralArea.edu

Mrs. Blum has been with Mineral Area College since 1996 and is the Coordinator of the sophomore year of the ADN Program.  She teaches Medical-Surgical Nursing I, Medical-Surgical Nursing II, Nursing of Children, and the LPN-RN Bridge course.

Education:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Missouri -Columbia
Master of Science in Nursing, University of Missouri -Columbia

 

Andrea Yates, BSN, RN
Office Phone: (573) 518-3823

E-Mail: AYates@MineralArea.edu

Mrs. Yates has been with Mineral Area College since 2012 and is the Coordinator of the AP Hybrid LPN to RN Program. She is a full-time instructor, teaching Medical-Surgical Nursing I and II, Nursing of Children, Contemporary Nursing, Clinical Pharmacology, and the LPN-RN Bridge course.

Education:

Certificate in Practical Nursing, Mineral Area College
Associate of Science in Nursing, Mineral Area College

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Southeast Missouri State University

 

Sadonya Suttles, MSN, RN
Office Phone: (573) 518-3828
E-Mail: SSuttles@MineralArea.edu

Mrs. Suttles began her teaching career at Mineral Area College in 2012 after working for 10 years in the hospital ER setting. She is the Clinical Coordinator and instructor for the AP Hybrid LPN to RN Program and conducts the Simulation Lab experiences. Mrs. Suttles also serves as clinical instructor for the sophomore year of the ADN program.

Education:

Certificate in Practical Nursing, Mineral Area College

Associate of Science in Nursing, Mineral Area College
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Central Methodist University

Master of Science in Nursing, Central Methodist University

 

Practical Nursing Program Faculty:

Pamela Junge, BSN, RN
Office Phone:  (573) 518-2209
E-Mail:  PJunge@MineralArea.edu

Mrs. Junge began her teaching career at Mineral Area College in 2012 after working in the hospital and home-health settings for five years and serving as a clinical instructor for two years. Mrs. Junge assumed the role of Program Coordinator in 2013. She is a full-time instructor in the Practical Nursing Program and team-teaches all courses in the PN Program.

Education:
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing, Mineral Area College
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing, Maryville University

Currently pursuing Master of Science Degree in Nursing, Central Methodist University

 

Paula Thompson, BSN, RN

Office Phone:  (573) 518-2336

E-Mail:  PThompso@MineralArea.edu

Mrs. Thompson began her teaching career at Mineral Area College in 2011 after working in the hospital ER setting for five years and serving as a clinical instructor for two years.  She is a full-time instructor in the Practical Nursing Program and team-teaches all courses in the PN Program.

Education:

Associate of Science Degree in Nursing, Mineral Area College

Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing, Central Methodist University

 

Jayne Mahnken, BSN, RN, CCRN

Office Phone:  (573) 518-2200

E-Mail:  JMahnken@MineralArea.edu

Mrs. Mahnken began her teaching career at Mineral Area College in 2013 after working in adult critical care for 34 years. She is a full-time instructor in the Practical Nursing Program and team-teaches all courses in the PN Program.

Education:

Certificate in Practical Nursing, Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center

Associate of Science Degree in Nursing, Southeast Missouri State University

Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing, Southeast Missouri State University

EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN (EMT) & PARAMEDIC TECHNOLOGY:

Please contact the Director of EMS Education at dmeenach@mineralarea.edu or (573) 518-2113

 

Administrative Assistants:

Amy Matz
Office Phone: (573) 518-2172
E-Mail: amatz@MineralArea.edu

Sue Ross

Office Phone:  (573) 518-2258

E-Mail:  SERoss@MineralArea.edu

 

Adjunct Instructors for the Allied Health Department:

NAME SUBJECT TAUGHT DEGREE
Shannon Allen Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Hirshell Parker Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Arlene Jones Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Elizabeth Ward Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Angela Flieg Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Jill Williams Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Tiffany LeAnn Arnold Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Doris Arnett Clinical Instructor, Nursing MSN
Steve Dickey Adjunct EMT Instructor EMT-P
Rick Short EMT-Basic Instructor EMT-P
Dr. Rhonda Gamble Medical Terminology I & II PhD
Lana Jinkerson Medical Terminology I & II MSN
Catherine Hutcheson Medical Terminology I MSN
Theresa Geringer Medical Terminology I BSN
Dean Meenach Medical Terminology I

BSN

Alesha Johnson IV Therapy BSN
Autumn Stegall Medical Terminology I MSN
Tiffany LeAnn Arnold Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Sandra Ealick Paramedic Adjunct EMT-P
Kathleen Hammond

Clinical Inst. Nsg- IV Therapy

BSN
Travis Moore Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Regena Hoffman Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN

Patricia Pettus

Clinical Instructor, Nursing

BSN

Amy Schwent

Clinical Instructor, Nursing

BSN

Dawn Leonard Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Robert Turnbaugh Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Jacalyn Eberhart Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Stephanie Barlow Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN

Kris Sutton

Clinical Instructor, Nursing

BSN

Robin Larsson Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Sara Trolinger Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Amber Hill Clinical Instructor, Nursing BSN
Robert Turnbaugh Adjunct Instructor, Nursing BSN
Adriene Malloy Adjunct Instructor, Nursing BSN
Kathryn Lewis Adjunct Instructor, Nursing BSN
Shonna Adams Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Cynthia Allen Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Lisa Broombaugh Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Lorraine Dennis Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Josh Dugal Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Stephanie Franklin Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Chris Hoover Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Daniel Kemp Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Terry Leach Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Mark Liston Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Dave Miller Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Lindsey Murphy Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Jason Noel Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P

Mike Norris

Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Larry Pfaff Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Todd Soong Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Dave Stark Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P
Don Woolem Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic

EMT-P

Jamie Dunn Adjunct Instructor, Paramedic EMT-P