October 19, 2011 — On behalf of Amsterdam City Hospital Nursing Alumnae Association, President Audrey Flint and Treasurer Alice Decker made a $10,000 donation to endow a scholarship for Fulton-Montgomery Community College’s Nursing Program.
“We are extremely thankful to Alice and Audrey and their alumnae association,” said FM President Dr. Dustin Swanger. “FM’s nursing program is a valuable asset to the community as our graduates tend to work in our region and take care of our local health care needs.”
PHOTO: Director of Nursing Robert Warner, FM President Dr. Dustin Swanger receiving the donation from Audrey Flint, Alice Decker, and FM Foundation Executive Director Lesley Lanzi are seen behind one of the college’s two METIman Mannequins. The “Sim Man” is a computer software-driven mannequin is life size and fully interactive. Nursing students can learn crucial skills as the mannequins replicate real patient situations and conditions.