PRESS RELEASE. Welcome to Thrive Resource Room, where you will hear about Thrive Alliance updates and learn about free and affordable community resources to help your organization!
Low-cost medical education: Michelle Barraza, Union Organizer, will offer information about Futuro Health, which offers resources to help you ramp up your healthcare career with a tuition-free education.
Email Michell Barraza or call 669-214-0594 to sign up for a future student orientation and learn about all tuition-free programs and the referral process to start your journey as a healthcare worker at a low cost.
Futuro Health makes education journeys into allied health careers possible by growing the talent that employers need and creating a path to opportunity that workers want.
Our goal is to graduate 10,000 allied health workers by 2024 to meet the nation’s critical demand.
In-demand healthcare roles usually require or prefer a credential.
If your goal is to earn a healthcare credential, then explore available training programs offered in collaboration with our education partners:
MEDICAL ASSISTANT PROGRAM
Medical Assistant programs prepare you for jobs in demand right now and provide a stepping-stone to many allied healthcare careers.
COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER WITH BEHAVIORAL HEALTH PROGRAM
A Community Health Worker with Behavioral Health certificate builds on the skills you already have to jumpstart an in-demand health career helping people in your community access the care they want and need.
BEHAVIORAL HEALTH MICRO-CREDENTIAL
Behavioral health is the promotion of mental health, resilience and wellbeing. It includes the recognition and treatment of mental and substance use disorders and supports those who experience and/or are in recovery from these conditions, along with their families and communities. It also includes treatment and support of behavior changes for better health, including weight loss, smoking cessation, and eating disorder for example…
PATIENT CARE REPRESENTATIVE PROGRAM
Patient Care Representatives provide complex and diversified support to the care team by coordinating care and providing support for patients from various populations while utilizing different patient care technologies and data measurement tools.
The primary responsibility of a phlebotomist is to collect blood samples from patients. The phlebotomists draw blood for tests, transfusions, donations, or research.
PHARMACY TECHNICIAN PROGRAM
Pharmacy technicians work under the direct supervision of a pharmacist; conduct the more basic, repetitive activities of preparing prescription medicines for patients, such as counting pills, putting medicines in containers, labeling, and packing.
STERILE PROCESSING TECHNICIAN PROGRAM
The Sterile Processing Technician prepares, sterilizes, installs, and cleans laboratory or healthcare equipment. They may perform routine laboratory tasks and operate or inspect equipment.
Welcome to Thrive, The Alliance of Nonprofits for San Mateo County
A robust, trusted network of 200+ nonprofit organizations, government entities, foundations, businesses, and community leaders with a shared commitment to strengthening the nonprofit sector, thereby improving the quality of life in San Mateo County. Thrive unites the voice and influence of nonprofits, helps build their capacity, and enables effective cross-sector collaboration.