"Although I take pride in the many services the prescription assistance program offers, I believe it is the personal day-to-day interactions that make the most impact and puts us on the path to becoming effective healthcare providers."
NHC Philadelphia member, Jazzmin Boyd, tells us about the ways in which her host site has adopted the patient-centered medical home model approach in their practice. Jazzmin specifically gives some insight on how her service as a Care Navigator aids in this approach.
Throughout the service term, NHC Philadelphia members are given many opportunities for professional growth and educational experiences. NHC Philly member, Aisha Chughtai, reflects on a few of the opportunities that she has participated in.
"National Health Corps has exposed me to the often not so pretty reality of public health." NHC Philly member, Grace Marshall, talks about the many aspects of public health she has gained more insight about throughout the service term so far.
Now more than halfway through his service term, NHC Philadelphia member Mory Bell takes a look at the NHC Core Competencies and how some of these competencies have developed through the first half of the year.
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.