Welcome Capital Health System Employees!


Helene Loeb

Helene Loeb, BSHS
"Thomas Edison really prepared me to become a leader and interact as well as instruct and support the nurses that are out on the unit..."
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Dorothy Withers

Dorothy Withers, BSN
"When I finished my BSN, I felt like I had achieved another level of understanding..."
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Gary Fassler

Gary Fassler, BSN
"I graduated from nursing school when I was 50, so it's never too late to change and to advance..."
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Leslie Beck

Leslie Beck, BSN
"I chose the College because it afforded me that wonderful flexibility...The College made it a realistic goal..."
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Daniel Burfeind

Daniel Burfeind, BSN
"Thomas Edison, first of all, is an excellent nursing program. The professors and all the mentors are..."
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Theresa Covello

Theresa Covello, BSN
"I have four children and now two grandchildren and I worked, so my life was always..."
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Sudesh Chhibbar, BSN
"Online courses are very helpful for busy nurses because we don't have to leave our home."
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How to Get Started

  1. Visit the W. Cary Edwards School of Nursing website and explore our nursing programs. If you would like to speak with an admissions counselor, please contact us toll free at (888) 442-8372 or via e-mail at [email protected].
  2. Please read the Capital Health RN-BSN Information Letter (undergraduate programs) or the Capital Health RN-MSN Information Letter (graduate programs) to review the program details.
  3. To apply to the RN-BSN/MSN or MSN degree or certificate program, complete the appropriate online application. Print out your TESC application and complete the CH Clinical Education Permission Form. Submit these to:
    Beth Previte-Goldstein
    Capital Health System
    HR Department
    446 Bellevue Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08618
    Phone: (609) 394-4524


    Barbara Tomlinson
    Capital Health System
    Dept. of Clinical Education
    446 Bellevue Avenue
    Trenton, N.J. 08618
    Phone: (609) 394-4027
  4. Register for courses by printing out and completing the following:
  5. Please be sure to return your completed forms to Capital Health System's Human Resources Department at the above address by the appropriate course registration deadlines:

Term Registration Deadlines
July (nursing and non-nursing courses) May 21, 2014
August (non-nursing courses)
June 23, 2014
September  (non-nursing courses)
July 23, 2014
October (nursing and non-nursing courses) August 20, 2014
November  (non-nursing courses)
September 16, 2014
December (non-nursing courses)
October 22, 2014
January  (nursing and non-nursing courses) November 19, 2014
February (non-nursing courses)
December 19, 2014
March  (non-nursing courses)
January 21, 2015
April (nursing and non-nursing courses) February 18, 2015
May  (non-nursing courses)
March 25, 2015
June (non-nursing courses)
April 22, 2015

Once your forms have been received and processed, you will receive an acceptance letter and enrollment materials from Thomas Edison State College.


Capital Health registered nurses who are pursuing advanced education through the Capital Health/Thomas Edison State College collaboration are (clockwise) Gary Fassler, RN, BSN; Michele Gonnella, RN; Shelly Carpenter, RN and Valerie Sampson, RN