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Alle-Kiski Medical Center – Diploma

Nursing Education Unit:
Citizens School of Nursing

NEU ID:   NEU209

539 Pittsburgh Mills Circle
Tarentum, Pennsylvania 15084

Accreditation Information:

Accreditation Type:   Nursing Education

Initial Accreditation:   June 1961
Most Recent Commission Action:   September 2018

Current Accreditation Status:   Accredited
Stipulations:   None

Date of Last Visit:   February 9-11, 2016
Next Site Visit:   Spring 2024

Nurse Administrator Contact Information:

Nurse Administrator:   Ruth Tarantine, DNP, MSN, RN, Director of Citizens School of Nursing, and Director of AHN Schools Nursing
Email:   [email protected]
Phone:   (412) 915-0571

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