Ruth Callaway, RN BSN
Owner, Program Director & Certified Instructor

  • Work in medical field since 1990
  • RN since 2017 - Ivy Tech
  • BSN 2019 - Goshen College
  • Program director and instructor at Health Careers Training and Development beginning 2020
  • Owner of Health Careers Training beginning January 2022
  • Qualified Medication Aide instructor beginning 2021
  • 20+ years experience as an aide prior to RN classes
    • Experience as aide in long-term care, assisted living, home health care, hospice care and acute care
  • Current Med/Surg RN @ Goshen Health
    • ​​​​​​​Med/Surg Certification 2020
  • ​​​​​​​1.5 years as RN in long-term care, 2019-2020
  • Passion for well -taught classes and successful learning that leads to careful, compassionate caregiving

Janet Goppert, RN
Program Director & Certified Instructor

Janet Goppert

Nursing since 1985
  • long term care night shift charge nurse
  • long term care unit evening shift charge nurse
  • Interim Head nurse of 69 residents and 8 staff
  • unit care planning and unit MDS nurse
  • admission ICD-9 Coding
  • Infection Control
  • Safety & Emergencies
  • school nursing for primary levels
Teaching in the medical field since 1995
  • Inservice and education coordinator, teaching Certified Nurse Aides
  • TB skin test validation instructor
  • Owner of Health Careers Training & Development from it's beginning in Goshen in 2005, relocated to New Paris in 2008, to change of ownership in 2022. Remains a Program Director & Instructor after ownership change
  • Qualified Medication Aide instructor since 2007
  • Nurse consultant

Maria Peddle, LPN
Certified Instructor