About Us

Our Mission

Our mission at PASS Institute is to prepare qualified students in the field of healthcare services through a combination of theoretical and clinical education. Students are provided opportunities to develop skills in team building, critical thinking, cultural sensitivity, and fosters affective growth in providing care and responding to the needs of a diverse service population.

Our Objective

Our objective is to promote professional growth and life-long learning with emphasis on ethical behavior in all aspects of the educational experience and beyond.

Our Goals

1) To ensure student meets and achieve their educational goals

2) To embrace a culturally diverse learning environment

3) To promote education that supports the need of the community

4) To be known for providing excellence in education

5) To prepare student become independent and accountable in their field of practice

6) To embrace community involvement by continuing scholarship program to local high school 

Faculty

Antonio Saucelo BSN, RN

  • Graduated with a degree in Bachelor of Science in Nursing 
  • Extensive nursing experience in various healthcare facilities for over 20 years 
  • Instructor for various healthcare programs for over 10 years

Portia Saucelo BSN, MSN, FNP-BC

  • Graduated with a degree in Bachelor of Science in Nursing 
  • Graduated with a degree in Master of Science in Nursing at Holy Names University, Oakland, CA
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Board Certified by American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • Extensive nursing experience in various healthcare facilities for over 20 years 
  • Instructor for various healthcare programs for over 10 years

Ruth Taglorin LVN

  • Graduated with a degree in Bachelor of Nursing 
  • Extensive nursing experience in various healthcare facilities for over 35 years
  • Instructor at PASS Institute since 2012.

Tina Toman LVN

  • Graduated vocational nursing program 
  • Extensive nursing experience in various healthcare facilities for over 30 years.
  • Instructor at PASS Institute since 2013.