Springfield. For McKayla to compete in the Skills USA competition she completed the Health Occupation course at Galesburg Area Vocational Center. She was one of thirty who competed in the nurse assisting competition from over the state. Before the competition in Springfield she had to take a qualification test to be able to compete. Once in Springfield her competitions consisted of completing a written test, taking vital signs, performing CPR for one person on an adult, and transfer a patient from a bed to a wheelchair using a gait belt. McKayla finished in 7th place. McKayla is a senior at Knoxville High School.
Great Job McKayla!!