Simpson College Move to Develop Healthcare Professionals

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DES MOINES, Iowa -- Simpson College on Monday unveiled a new partnership designed to interest more students in a career in the healthcare field.

Six partner organizations are working with Simpson to develop the Health Services Leadership Program.  A career program with courses, and with internships to let students know of the exciting careers related to the health industry, and to develop them as leaders in the industry.

The partners include, CareView  Communications, LCS, Wesley Life, Merit Senior Living, the YMCA of Greater Des Moines, and Des Moines Area Community College.

The students will be getting a head start toward employment after graduation, and the partners in the venture with Simpson will have a way to possibly fill their workforce needs.

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