Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Laura Kanavy
Laura Bevlock Kanavy received her BSN from the University of Scranton in 1987 and MSN from Saint Joseph’s College of Maine in 2007. Her nursing career began in 1987 when she worked at Hershey Medical Center in the Critical Care Unit. Mrs. Kanavy has also been employed as a Psychiatric Nurse at First Hospital Wyoming Valley in Wilkes-Barre, PA and Director of Staff Development at Adams Manor in Scranton, PA. In 1991 Mrs. Kanavy began her career at CTCLC as a part-time faculty member serving as a clinical instructor in the areas of obstetrics, pediatrics, orthopedics, med-surg and long term care.
She became a full-time instructor in 1999 educating students in both the classroom and clinical settings of Maternal-Family-Child Health. Mrs. Kanavy now proudly serves as Director of the Practical Nursing Program since 2012. She continues to be amazed by the accomplishments of the students and graduates of Practical Nursing Program.