Cole, Tena - CTE/Health Sciences

Mrs. Cole Welcome to my Classroom
Tena Cole, RN, CAPA, GRN, ACLS, PALS

Welcome to Health Sciences!!!
Background:

I became part of the faculty in August, 2014 and have been a Registered Nurse (RN) since 1987. My experience includes Intensive Care (ICU), Emergency Room (ER), Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU), Director of Outpatient Surgery and Instructor of Emergency Training, all with Mission Health System.

I have been part of the North Buncombe High School family for many years as my children are Blackhawks, the youngest of whom graduated in June, 2014. My children were active in theater, band, FFA, chorus, basketball, cross-country, and track.

Education:

Associate Degree in Nursing from Asheville-Buncombe Technical College

North Carolina licensure as a Registered Nurse

National Board Certification CAPA (Certified Ambulatory Peri-Anesthesia nurse)

Certified Geriatric Resource Nurse

American Heart Association Certified Instructor for

ACLS- Advanced Cardiac Life Support

PALS- Pediatric Advanced Life Support

BLS- Basic Life Support for Providers

Contact information:

Email: tena.cole@bcsemail.org

Phone: 645-4221, rooms 108 and 110