Health and Life Sciences Division


Learn about hospital central services at upcoming information sessions

PVCC is hosting a series of free information sessions for the Central Services Technician program. Central services technicians provide a valuable service by ensuring that all equipment used in the hospital is properly decontaminated and sterilized.

PVCC’s program is only two semesters long and financial aid is available for qualifying students. The healthcare industry in Central Virginia is expected to continue to grow so this is a great time to learn more.  

PVCC to host third annual Reciprocity music event

The Radiography (RAD) Club at Piedmont Virginia Community College will host the third Annual “Reciprocity: A Radioactive Music Event” on Saturday, October 13, 2018, from 6 to 8 p.m. on the Main Stage at the V. Earl Dickinson Building at PVCC. Reciprocity will include bands featuring PVCC faculty members, performances by other local and regional musicians, and a lip sync battle between the College’s radiography and nursing departments.

PVCC Announces Nursing Program Expansion in Partnership with UVA Medical Center

Charlottesville, Va. – October 1, 2021 – Piedmont Virginia Community College (PVCC) is delighted to announce the expansion of its Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) program, made possible through a partnership with the University of Virginia Medical Center and philanthropic support from an anonymous donor. The UVA Health contribution of $400,000 over a three-year period, along with the $300,000 private contribution, positions PVCC to elevate its direct impact on the shortage of nurses in Central Virginia.