Nicholas “Nick” Compton, biomedical equipment technician for West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital recently earned a Master’s of Business Administration with a concentration in Healthcare Administration from the B.I. Moody III College of Business Administration at the University of Louisiana-Lafayette (ULL) via their online program. While a student, Compton was an active member of the MBA Association for students.
ULL is designated as a Carnegie R1 university, the loftiest designation bestowed by the Carnegie classification of institutions in higher education. ULL is one of only 137 higher ed institutions in the United States to earn this designation.
Compton has been with WCCH for over four years, as a member of the biomedical engineering team. The biomedical engineering department (Biomed) provides support services to ensure that all patient care equipment is maintained and safe for patient use. He also holds an Associate's Degree from SOWELA Technical Community College, and a Bachelor of Science Degree from McNeese State University. Compton is a member of both the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) and the ULL Master’s of Business Administration Association (MBAA). He is recognized as a certified biomedical equipment technician by the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI).