When member Jenné Beausoleil interviewed for her position at Abbottsford Falls where her main role would encompass health insurance enrollment, she also expressed interest in maternal and child health and health education. In this blog post, Jenné reflects on the many opportunities she has received during her service to further explore these interests.
As one of 14 PHC members serving in the City of Philadelphia Public Health Centers, member Belinda Lao's duties as a Patient Advocate are similar to other members who serve in patient navigation and Patient Assistance Program enrollment. What makes her host site unique, Belinda says, is the phenomenal and dedicated staff with whom she gets to serve at Health Center #2.
Raised in Berkeley, California, member Alexandra Goodman moved to Philadelphia without knowing anyone in the city or much about it. In this blog post, she talks about her frenzied cross-country move and how she found herself in a community that she would not trade for the world.
In this blog post, member Kerby Rauscher discusses how she sees healthy futures being encouraged in Philadelphia, through a Healthy Living Block Party, the Mayor's Day of Recognition for National Service, and her very own patient interactions.