Meet our NHC Philadelphia 2016-2017 members!

NHC Philadelphia members are serving communties throughout the city of Philadelphia. Member service focuses primarily on access to care and health education in various healthcare community organizations.

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Interested in becoming a member of NHC Philadelphia?

Apply now! NHC Philly is  recruiting for two additional positions for the current 2016-2017 service term. For more information on how to apply to the NHC Philadelphia program follow the link below!

Philadelphia

City of Brotherly Love

"Philly" is home to 1.5 million residents, fabulous and fiesty sports teams and fans, the Liberty Bell, the soft-pretzel and famous cheesesteaks and hoagies.  The history and character of our landmarks and people make this city an exciting place to live, serve and have fun!

Affordable Care Act

NHC Philly '15-16 members met with United States Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia Burwell to discuss how the Affordable Care Act has helped patients gain access to Care!

Philadelphia is an "Employer of Service"

Implemented by the former Mayor of Philadelphia, Mayor Michael Nutter, and the CEO of the Corporation for National & Community Service, Wendy Spencer. Learn more

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National Health Corps Philadelphia Blog

NHC Philadelphia member, Michelle Wan, talks about the language barriers of her patient population and how accessing healthcare can be affected.
Date of Publication: 03/28/2017
Author: cquinn
"I can’t help but wonder, though, how our conversation would have turned out had it taken place through an interpreter, or if he hadn’t felt comfortable enough to speak with me at all."
Date of Publication: 03/22/2017
Author: cquinn
NHC Philly member, Eleanor Love, discusses the value in a Member Meeting training she participated in on the intersection between HIV treatment and the legal system.
Date of Publication: 03/20/2017
Author: cquinn
"When we recognize the responsibility and the humanity that we owe to one another, we create healthier, thriving communities."
Date of Publication: 03/14/2017
Author: cquinn
"Our NHC members are a team. My host site staff is a team."
Date of Publication: 03/08/2017
Author: cquinn

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