Regional Center for Health Professions (RCHP)
300 West Main Street, Kingsport TN 37660 │ 423.323.0248
The Division of Health-Related Professions and the Division of Nursing are housed at the Regional Center for Health Professions (RCHP). The purpose of the Health-Related Professions Division is to provide instruction in Cardiovascular Technology (Invasive and Non-Invasive Option), Dental Assisting, Emergency Medical Technology (EMT-Paramedic), Medical Laboratory Technology, and Surgical Technology. These programs prepare students to function in the role of a specialized healthcare provider. To learn more about these health-related programs you may call 423.323.0248.
The Nursing program prepares individuals to become registered nurses. The associate degree in Nursing is a generalist whose practice encompasses the interrelated roles of care provider, manager of care, and a member of the comprehensive healthcare team. To learn more about the nursing program you may call 423.354.5108.
Completion of these programs enables the student to take certification and/or licensure examinations required in these healthcare fields.