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Palmetto Health Helps Team Members Reach the Next Level
09/10/2013

Palmetto Health Helps Team Members Reach the Next Level,
School at Work Graduation Tomorrow

EVENT: As the third largest employer in South Carolina, Palmetto Health invests in its team members. Part of that investment is assisting them in reaching their career goals through a comprehensive program that includes educational opportunities, scholarships and tuition reimbursement.

As part of those offerings, one of the programs, School to Work, will host its graduation tomorrow. The School to Work program helps team members sharpen their skills and explore new positions within Palmetto Health.

WHEN: Wednesday, July 31

TIME: 8-9:30 a.m.

PLACE: Palmetto Health Baptist, 1501 Sumter St., ground-floor auditorium

ABOUT: The program, led by Palmetto Health Workforce Development, was designed to help team members take their career to the next level by creating a Career and Learning Plan (CLP). The CLP puts the employees on track for advancement opportunities and career development within the hospital system.

During the six-month program, each student will attend class each week for two hours and will spend two hours on homework. By participating in this program, the employees will be able to refresh their current skills as well as prepare for a certificate or degree program.

The skills that the School at Work program teaches include:
• Life management
• Communication
• Principles of Patient Satisfaction and Safety
• Grammar
• Reading
• Writing
• Math
• Medical Terminology
• Planning for your future