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Spotlight on Essential Health Careers

This event occurred virtually on Friday, April 23, 2021

About the Spotlight on Essential Health Careers

The Spotlight on Essential Health Careers will provide the community with information on select healthcare programs and educational opportunities. It will highlight Surgical Careers, Respiratory Care and Nursing Pathways.

The session is for those seeking lifelong learning opportunities and exploration of educational opportunities in nursing and allied health care professions. Participants will also virtually tour the Health Sciences Center (HSC) facility, classrooms, and labs.

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Contact

For questions on the Spotlight on Essential Health Careers, please contact essentialhealthcare@cod.edu.

Sponsors

College of DuPage Foundation

Established as a 501(c)3 not-for-profit charitable organization in 1967, the College of DuPage Foundation raises monetary and in-kind gifts to increase access to education and to enhance cultural opportunities for the surrounding community. Thanks to Foundation supporters and friends, the Foundation has invested millions of dollars in student scholarships, expansion and enrichment of programs, and other education essentials. For more information, visit foundation.cod.edu.

BrightStar Care

BrightStar Care Naperville/Oak Brook is a private duty homecare (non-medical and medical) staffing agency delivering exceptional care and services to clients.   Our mission at BrightStar Care Naperville/Oak Brook is to improve the health and wellbeing of those entrusted to our care. From our industry-leading employment standards to RN oversight on every Plan of Care, we are committed to the highest levels of quality, support, and customer satisfaction. As a result of this ongoing commitment to quality, we have earned accreditation from The Joint Commission, the same organization that accredits the nation’s best hospitals; as well as the 2021 Best of Home Care – Leader in Excellence, Provider of Choice, Employer of Choice Awards from Home Care Pulse, a national third-party quality and satisfaction research firm. Our employment standards and practices have received the Gold Seal of Approval from the Joint Commission. The Joint Commission is the nation’s oldest and largest standards setting and accrediting body in health care and has rigorous standards that go above and beyond state requirements. This accreditation is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting superior performance standards, and puts BrightStar Care within the elite group of less than 10% of in-home health care agencies that have received this accreditation.  We  were awarded the Joint Commission’s 2020 Enterprise Champion for Quality Award, celebrating our commitment to achieving the highest standards of quality and safety in home care.

 For more information on BrightStar Care/Naperville/Oak Brook, visit brightstarcare.com or call (630) 778-2005. View BrightStar Care video