Meet our NHC Philadelphia 2016-2017 members!

NHC Philadelphia members are serving communties throughout the city of Philadelphia. Member service focuses primarily on access to care and health education in various healthcare community organizations.

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Interested in becoming a member of NHC Philadelphia?

Apply now! NHC Philly is  recruiting for two additional positions for the current 2016-2017 service term. For more information on how to apply to the NHC Philadelphia program follow the link below!


City of Brotherly Love

"Philly" is home to 1.5 million residents, fabulous and fiesty sports teams and fans, the Liberty Bell, the soft-pretzel and famous cheesesteaks and hoagies.  The history and character of our landmarks and people make this city an exciting place to live, serve and have fun!

Affordable Care Act

NHC Philly '15-16 members met with United States Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia Burwell to discuss how the Affordable Care Act has helped patients gain access to Care!

Philadelphia is an "Employer of Service"

Implemented by the former Mayor of Philadelphia, Mayor Michael Nutter, and the CEO of the Corporation for National & Community Service, Wendy Spencer. Learn more

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National Health Corps Philadelphia Blog

"Not only have I helped make the lives of those I serve in West Philadelphia healthier, but I have gained skills and perspectives that will allow me to continue to fight for equitable health care as an informed emerging health leader." - Blaire Frett, NHC Philly member at Health Center 3
Date of Publication: 02/21/2017
Author: cquinn
NHC Philadelphia member, Andrew Romaine, gives us a deeper look into one of the many patient interactions he's had at Health Center 3 completing insurance applications.
Date of Publication: 02/15/2017
Author: cquinn
NHC Philadelphia member, Casey Schattler, tells us about her newly created position as a Health & Wellness Coordinator at Health Federation of Philadelphia's Early Head Start Program!
Date of Publication: 02/14/2017
Author: cquinn
NHC Philadelphia member, Florence Ma, shares how some of the smaller efforts on her part as a Patient Advocate have made a large impact on the patients she serves.
Date of Publication: 02/07/2017
Author: cquinn
NHC Philly member, Sean Gaudio gives us an idea of what serving at Delaware Valley Community Health: Maria de los Santos entails.
Date of Publication: 02/06/2017
Author: cquinn

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