The providing of healthcare varies throughout the world. NHC Philadelphia member, Sheela Gogula, discusses how she assists refugees from around the world gain quality access to healthcare here in Philadelphia.
The National Health Corps adheres to a set of core competencies that each member should leave the program with. NHC Philly member, Zhewen Zhang, provides his interpretation of a few of these competencies and how they relate to his service with clients.
NHC Philadelphia member, Ellie Malfaro, discusses how her experience working with the PrEP team at Strawberry Mansion Health Center has impacted her service term thus far and her plans in public health for the future.
Civic engagement serves as one of the core competencies of the National Health Corps. NHC Philadelphia member, Dianne Uwayo, shares the connection she finds between civic engagement, her service, and health.
NHC Philadelphia member Kelly Carey gives an even deeper look into her role as the Cribs for Kids Advocate and the educational information she provides to her clients. Kelly also touches on how this experience has impacted her term of service so far.
NHC Philadelphia member, Michelle Fedorowicz, discusses the parts of the Affordable Care Act that she encounters the most while serving as an Insurance Specialist for the Philadelphia Department of Public Health-Ambulatory Health Services.
As an Integrated Services Navigator & Recruiter, NHC Philadelphia member Sonya Kowalczyk, educates and encourages her patients to take initiative in their own health by utilizing the many integrated services her host site has to offer.