Nurse Aide

CONTACT
Kendra Merriott
Allied Health Program Coordinator
(970) 339-6218
kendra.merriott@aims.edu

Gainful Employment Program Disclosures

Faculty

Nurse Aide Faculty:

Mary Beshears, RN, BSN
Rehab Nurse and Nurse Aide Instructor
(970) 339-6428
mary.beshears@aims.edu

Allied Health Building
Room 203

Professional Background
  • Nurse Aide Educator
  • Rehab and Long Term Care Nursing

Current Interests
  • Nurse Aide education
  • Wellness and a Holistic approach to patient care

Degrees
  • Bachelor in Science: Nursing CSU Pueblo Colorado
  • Bachelor in Science: Wellness Program Management CSU Fort Collins Colorado


Heather Brown RN, EMT-Paramedic
Med Prep Program Chair
970-339-6281
heather.brown@aims.edu

Allied Health Building
Room 203

Professional Background
  • Nurse Aide & Med Prep Programs Coordination
  • Nurse Aide Educator
  • Associate Degree Nursing Clinical Educator
  • Director of Nursing for Long-term care, Rehab, Assisted Living and Physician’s Office
  • Emergency, Critical Care and Flight Nursing
  • EMT-Paramedic
  • EMS Training and QA Officer

Current Interests
Online education and curriculum development

Degrees
  • AAS with a Nursing Major, Otero Jr. College, La Junta, Colorado
  • EMT-Paramedic, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska


Jackie McGuire, LPN
Part-time Nurse Aide Lab/Clinical Instructor
(970) 339-6424
jacqueline.mcguire@aims.edu

Allied Health Building

Professional Backround
  • Started out as a Nurse Aide in 1973
  • Became a Nurse and have worked various Areas in Hospitals, Home Health Care, Long Term, Part time Nurse Aide Lab/Clinical Instructor
Current Interests
  • N.A. Lab/Clinical Instructor
  • Long Term Skilled Rehab