Host Site: DVCH- Norristown Regional Health Center
Position Title: Care Navigator
Where are you from? Puerto Rico!
Why did you decide to join NHC? I wanted to have an experience where I could learn about public health and healthcare while serving in an underserved community and making a direct impact in patient care.
What are you hoping to gain or learn during your service term? I hope to gain a better understanding of public health and patient centered care that I can take with me to become a more complete and well-rounded physician in the future. I also hope to learn more about underserved communities, their needs, and how to properly address while actively participating in the betterment of these communities.
What are you most looking forward to during your service term? I am most looking forward to interacting with patients and forming meaningful connections with them through my service. I am also looking forward to having fun and doing activities with the rest of my cohort!