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Resources for high school students and others exploring their career options

Explore Careers in Health Care events taking place in January 2022

During this series of free virtual events, we discussed health care training programs, heard health care workers' personal "super hero" stories and what helped them work and grow in the industry, tips from health care employers on how to apply to their organizations, and how to get started in the industry even if you had never worked in health care before. Employers from around the state provided a range of perspectives on what it’s like to work in health care.

January 10 - 3-3:45pm - Explore Careers In Health Care: Be a Superhero - virtual 

Find out more about being a health care superhero in this Explore Careers in Health Care webinar intended for students and anyone else interest in exploring a career in health care. Speakers from Sanford Health / Good Samaritan Society and Caring Professionals Homecare share stories about the "superheroes" they see every day.

January 18 - 3-3:45pm - Explore Careers In Health Care: Diversity and Equity - virtual

Hear a discussion about diversity and equity in this Explore Careers in Health Care webinar intended for students, New Americans, and anyone else interest in exploring a career in health care. Speakers were representatives from International Institute of Minnesota's Nursing Assistant Training Program, and Gillette Children's Speciality Healthcare.

January 24 - 3-3:45pm - Explore Careers In Health Care: Career Pathways - virtual 

How do you get hired and promoted in the health care industry? Find out in this Explore Careers in Health Care webinar intended for students and anyone else interest in exploring a career in health care. Representatives from Minnesota HOSA: Future Health Professionals and City of Duluth Workforce Development talked about their work in the health care industry.

January 31 - 3-3:45pm - Explore Careers In Health Care: CNA Training - virtual 

Get information about how you get CNA Training and start your career in health care. Speakers included representatives from Century College Health Careers Program, Minnesota State HealthForce Center of Excellence, and Jones-Harrison Senior Living. 

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