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Healthcare Workforce & Provider Recruitment: Beyond the COVID-19 Pandemic

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The New Normal

Once the initial fear and anxiety around the COVID-19 pandemic passed, a new normal in the healthcare workforce world emerged. By now you’ve likely returned to work in some capacity. Maybe you now work remotely (Work from …

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Why I’m An Engineer

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In Elementary school, I dreamed of exploring Mars as NASA’s top astronaut. In Middle school, I was fascinated by the endless number of experiments I would surely conduct as a renowned scientist. By the time I sat in my Algebra …

By Nayara Zainadine
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Knowing the Impact: COVID-19 & Medical School Admissions


For those with interests in pursuing careers in the medical or healthcare field and who are looking to attend medical school, we know you have been working up to this moment for your entire college career. It is more important …

By Clarice Pennock
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Undergraduate Student Success Story: Mia George


Mia George is a Junior at the University of Connecticut studying Allied Health Sciences, with a concentration in Healthcare Administration. Mia was recently an Office Coordinator intern at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Here is a glimpse of how …

By Victoria
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Emergency Response | Communicating for the Greater Good During a Crisis

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Even if your organization’s mission is not directly related to healthcare, nearly all of us have a role to play in helping the communities we serve get through something major, like what we’re all currently going through as a result …

By Ashley Fontaine - Idealist Careers
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