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Meet our NHC Philadelphia 2018-2019 members!

NHC Philadelphia members are serving communties throughout the city of Philadelphia. Member service focuses primarily on education about and access to health and social services within community-based health care organizations.

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!

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Interested in becoming a member of NHC Philadelphia?

Apply now! NHC Philly is still recruiting for our 2018-2019 service term. For more information on how to apply to the NHC Philadelphia program follow the link below!

Apply Now!

Interested in becoming a member of NHC Philadelphia?

Apply now! NHC Philly is still recruiting for our 2018-2019 service term. For more information on how to apply to the NHC Philadelphia program follow the link below!

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National Health Corps Philadelphia Blog

They stressed how important it was that they got the medicine and how thankful they were for my help. Being able to give the patient the help they needed and seeing the positive impact it had really highlighted how important my role is as a patient advocate and made the experience even more worthwhile
Date of Publication: 12/02/2019
Author: cbass
Harm reduction is a set of practical strategies and ideas aimed at reducing negative consequences associated with drug use. Simply put, we meet our patients “where they’re at.”
Date of Publication: 11/25/2019
Author: cbass
Every Thursday, I escort 5 clients, who range in age, country of origin, and status to an area of a clinic in Penn Dental Medicine that is dedicated only to our clients.
Date of Publication: 11/19/2019
Author: cbass
The word “addict” carries with it the burden of years and years of stigma. This stigma has been ingrained into our society: in our laws, our healthcare systems, and our day to day interactions. In the short two months that I have served at Girard Medical Center as a Care Coordinator, I’ve not heard the word used once by any provider.
Date of Publication: 11/11/2019
Author: cbass
Of the issues that many Philadelphia citizens confront regularly, food insecurity is among the most concerning.
Date of Publication: 11/08/2019
Author: cbass

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