(Boynton Beach, FL--) Bethesda Health is pleased to announce the promotion of Amanda Murphy, RN, MSN, to Dean of the Bethesda College of Health Sciences and Director of the Education Resource Center. Mrs. Murphy has worked at Bethesda for the past seven years and previously served as a Clinical Nursing Instructor at the College.
In her new role, Mrs. Murphy is responsible for the overall operations of the Bethesda College of Health Sciences, Education Resource Center and Medical Library. She also functions as the Program Director for the Nursing Program at the College. She will continue to teach in the classroom as well as serve as faculty advisor for the students.
Prior to joining Bethesda, Mrs. Murphy worked in several nursing capacities at Altoona Regional Health System and Presbyterian University Hospital, both in Pennsylvania.
Mrs. Murphy earned her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from the University of Pittsburgh. She earned her Master’s degree in Nursing Education from the University of Mary in Bismarck, North Dakota. Mrs. Murphy’s professional membership affiliations include Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing, American Association of Critical Care Nurses and the West Palm Beach Chapter of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses.
About Bethesda College of Health Sciences
Bethesda College of Health Sciences is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to offer nursing and radiography programs through the academic associate’s degree level. The College is licensed by the Florida Department of Education, Commission for Independent Education, to award the Associate in Science degrees in healthcare disciplines. The Nursing Program is a five semester program approved by the Florida Board of Nursing that focuses on the general education and beginning technical skills necessary for providing and managing patient care and participating in the profession of nursing. The Radiography Program is a two-year, full-time program that prepares students to become competent radiographers who can successfully pass the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) certification examination. The Bethesda College of Health Sciences is located at the Bethesda Service Center, 3800 South Congress Avenue, Suite 9 in Boynton Beach. For more information, call the Bethesda College of Health Sciences at (561) 364-3064 or visit www.BethesdaCollege.net.