Healthcare: Valley Children’s Hospital

Healthcare: Valley Children’s Hospital

The last ePathway Academy visit of the summer was to Valley Children’s Hospital. Senior VP Lynn Ashbeck welcomed students with an overview of the hospital and its place in the healthcare ecosystem of the region. After a tour of the hospital with recruiters Dennis Yee and Tracy DeYoung, students learned about Valley Children’s leadership and innovation inRead more about Healthcare: Valley Children’s Hospital[…]

Healthcare: California Health Sciences University

Healthcare: California Health Sciences University

Today’s ePathway Academy visit was to California Health Sciences University, a startup company with the mission of improving health outcomes and access to medical care in California’s Central Valley. Students learned from both Professors and students in the Doctor of Pharmacy program, the school’s first degree program. They did a compounding exercise, learned about Medication TherapyRead more about Healthcare: California Health Sciences University[…]

Healthcare: Palm Village Retirement Community

Healthcare: Palm Village Retirement Community

Today ePathway Academy students were hosted by Palm Village Retirement Community. Students learned about trends, demographic and social, that drive the senior care market. They learned from Evelyn Schlesselman about her career path and the care part of the senior care industry. They learned from Jim Dueck about personal characteristics in sales and marketing andRead more about Healthcare: Palm Village Retirement Community[…]

Healthcare: Fresno VA Hospital

Healthcare: Fresno VA Hospital

Today, ePathway Academy students the VA Central California Healthcare System. Students were lucky enough to hear from Gabriel Ponce, volunteer supervisor for the hospital, Mary Golden, who handles some of the hospital’s educational outreach, Linda Hayes, who has worked in mental health services and many other areas of the hospital, and Dr. Ilia, a longtime orthopedicRead more about Healthcare: Fresno VA Hospital[…]

Healthcare: St. Agnes Medical Center

Healthcare: St. Agnes Medical Center

Today’s ePathway Academy visit was to St. Agnes Medical Center in Fresno. As a faith-based hospital, St. Agnes strives to care for the whole person. Students learned about careers in nursing, the exciting and fast-changing world of nursing informatics, dietetics, medical social work, medical billing and coding, and infection prevention. Specialists from each area shared theirRead more about Healthcare: St. Agnes Medical Center[…]

Healthcare: California Armenian Home

Healthcare: California Armenian Home

Today’s healthcare visit was the California Armenian Home, a continuing care retirement community. Students learned about the trends driving senior care, staffing, the different levels of care, careers in senior care, and much more. Thanks to California Armenian Home for a great visit!

Healthcare: Fresno VA Hospital

Healthcare: Fresno VA Hospital

Today’s ePathway Academy visit was to the Veteran’s Administration hospital in Fresno. Students learned about the VA’s unique organizational culture. They observed a mix of volunteers and paid staff working together in teams to provide care, heard about regulatory compliance, including HIPAA compliance, and saw a wide range of different careers in the healthcare field. StudentsRead more about Healthcare: Fresno VA Hospital[…]

Healthcare: California Health Sciences University

Healthcare: California Health Sciences University

For day 2 of Healthcare week at ePathway Academy, students visited California Health Sciences University. Students learned about the increasing need for medical professionals in California’s central valley. They had the chance to learn about compounding and to create an antacid formula. They learned about the many roles that a pharmacist plays and the careerRead more about Healthcare: California Health Sciences University[…]

Healthcare: Day 1

Healthcare: Day 1

For the first day of the Healthcare/Health Management week of ePathway Academy, students were hosted by Fresno Pacific University. They learned about Fresno Pacific’s new Healthcare Administration program, reflected on trends and terminology in the healthcare industry, learned from two healthcare administrators, and brainstormed expectations for company visits for the rest of the program. ThanksRead more about Healthcare: Day 1[…]