Health and fitness care professions are in superior demand from customers, and Lee Wellbeing is often searching for strategies to recruit – and keep – remarkable group users. One particular way we target on recruitment and retention is by way of continual finding out and occupation advancement and development.
We encourage continuing education and assistance it via tuition reimbursement for suitable total-time workforce. We also have an yearly Training Award Software accessible to present-day employees, volunteers and their relatives associates, and Lee County citizens interested in pursuing a career in health treatment.
Each yr, the software period for the Education and learning Award Program operates from March 1 – April 30. The schooling grants are produced possible by the assist and generosity of the Lee Health Foundation and the Cape Coral Medical center, Gulf Coast Healthcare Heart and Lee Memorial auxiliaries, as very well as community philanthropists and health process advocates.
We are grateful for the contributions from:
- The Eloise M. Carlson Academic Grants fund
- Nathan Loved ones Instructional Excellence Grant
- The Jim Nathan Endowment Fund
- The Robert and Frances Feuchter Endowment
- The Edward and Gale McBride Schooling Scholarship
- The Madeleine R. Taeni Nursing Instruction Fund
- The Ellen McDonald Endowed Pediatric Nursing Scholarship (for individuals who prepare to operate in Pediatrics at Golisano Children’s Clinic of Southwest Florida)
The Education and learning Plan has served hundreds of Lee County citizens go after and satisfy their career and training ambitions, which range from phlebotomy to bachelor or learn of nursing degrees to actual physical treatment, health care administration, cardiovascular engineering, midwifery, biomedical science, social perform and more. Considering that the application introduced in 2015, 1,313 recipients have been given $1,835,861!
Education is essential to developing and retaining our workforce and making sure the most secure, optimum excellent treatment is obtainable. Many thanks to the generous funding from area benefactors, Lee Well being is happy to have the chance to spend in our personnel (present-day and future) by the annual Education and learning Awards Plan.
If you are fascinated in discovering additional about the Instruction Award Program, connect with 239-424-3525 or e mail Cynthia Parracho, Lee Health’s education and grant coordinator, at [email protected]
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Larry Antonucci, M.D., MBA is the president & CEO of Lee Overall health, Southwest Florida’s important vacation spot for health treatment supplying acute treatment, unexpected emergency treatment, rehabilitation and diagnostic companies, wellness and wellness training, and group outreach and advocacy programs. Go to www.LeeHealth.org to find out more.