Graduates From Hospital School
Navy Hospitalman Apprentice Naad ira Muhammad, stepdaughter of Rolly and daughter of Wahiyda-Mu hammad Harding of Far Rock away, recently graduated from the Basic Hospital Corps School at Naval Hos pital Corps School, Great Lakes, Illinois.
During the 14-week course, Mu hammad learned a wide range of medical procedures used to provide first aid and assist Navy doctors and nurses.
Muhammad also received an introductory instruction for service in a
variety of medical environments, from fleet hospitals and shipboard med i cal departments to fleet Marine forces and medical administration offices.
Graduates’ newly acquired skills and knowledge will enable them to help provide quality health care to Navy and Marine Corps personnel and their families. Muhammad’s first assignment after school will involve direct patient care, but with her training, Muhammad can work in several areas, including first aid and assisting with minor surgery, pharmacy and laboratory analysis, patient transportation, and food service inspections.
Muhammad is a 2001 graduate of Beach Channel High School and joined the Navy in August 2003.