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                                                                                                                             Dr.  Mark Stephen Thompson, D.D.S.

                                                                                                                                       (Family Dentistry)

                                                                                                                             114 Campus Avenue * Raeford, NC 28376

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          When Recruiter Victoria Cromartie wanted to go back to school,   She left patient care to start working in information technology and
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          she found Cape Fear Valley supports its employees with full hearts. It   went to graduate school for a degree in nursing with an emphasis in

          doesn’t just help with schedules and identifying ways to move up or   healthcare informatics.
          explore different career fields, but it also offers financial assistance.
                                                                 “I was able to take my nursing knowledge and background to bridge
          Through two degrees and a certification, Cromartie has used the   the gap between patient care and the IT world,” Ray said.

          hospital tuition reimbursement program, which is now a scholarship
                                                                 She credits Cape Fear Valley Health for allowing her to grow in a
                                                                 career she loves.

          “They were very supportive to help me go back to school,” Cromartie said.
                                                                 To help employees reach new heights and advance in their careers,
          She started in 1998 as a nursing assistant before going back to school   Cape Fear Valley Health has several programs, including the
          to get a bachelor’s in business in 2010 at the University of Phoenix,   following:

          which at the time had a campus in Fayetteville. She was allowed to
                                                                 •   Scholarship opportunities for employees wanting to pursue further
          be supplemental staff, where she could make her own schedule.
                                                                     professions in healthcare, including CT Technologist, CRNA,

          “Cape Fear Valley made it easy,” Cromartie said. “They reimbursed   Licensed Practical Nurse, Medical Laboratory Tech, Pharmacy   REAL.
          all of my tuition. I was a single mom with two children. My son was   Tech, BSN Registered Nurse, ADN Registered Nurse, Respiratory
          diagnosed with autism and they worked with me for my schedule   Therapy, Sterile Processing Technician and Surgical Tech.
          and with my son’s doctor appointments.”                                                                               LOCAL.
                                                                 •   Clinical Ladder Program for registered nurses to advance to the
          She received her master’s degree in human resource management   next level by going back to school.
          at Webster University in 2017 and recently completed a certified
                                                                 •   Nursing Aide (NA) II Bridge Program, which is designed to   SAVINGS.
          recruiting course for continued education. Between the tuition
                                                                     help entry-level nursing aides advance their skills and careers.
          assistance and the ability to adapt her work schedule around classes,
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          Cromartie gives credit to Cape Fear Valley Health for allowing her   •   Pre-Nursing Tuition Payment Program to help employees of
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          to advance her career.                                     Cape Fear Valley Health complete prerequisites in preparation
                                                                     for a nursing degree.
          And sometimes, support and opportunity does not just help you
          up the ladder, but through a different door, as Corporate Clinical   If you wish to receive additional information, apply for scholarships

          Informatics Officer Jennifer Ray discovered. Ray was working as   or receive information on other career programs offered by
          a nurse with patients who had knee and hip replacements, first in   Cape Fear Valley Health, please send an email to scholarships@
          a rehab setting, and then in the orthopedics surgery unit. After or visit

          earning her certification as an orthopedic nurse and a bachelor’s   careersx/scholarship.aspx.                                910-487-0037
          degree in nursing using the tuition reimbursement program, she                                                                910-487-0037
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          went into nursing leadership, but did not feel like it was a right fit. It                                                  6415 Brookstone Lane, Fayetteville

          was then she discovered healthcare informatics.                                                                                   Fayetteville, NC 28304

          “It’s a world no one talks about, but it completely sparked my
          interest,” Ray said. “I wanted to know how that light turned on when                                                         Saving people money on more than

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