Mission: To develop and support pathways into healthcare careers.
Vision: Through centralizing education, developing, and supporting pathways into healthcare careers, we will proactively address the impending healthcare workforce shortage and develop a UW Health workforce that is reflective of the patients and communities that we serve.
Values: The Allied Health Education and Career Pathways Department strives to support the values of UW Health as follows:
Integrity: Focusing on the best interests of our learners, volunteers, and the UW Health faculty and staff. Operating in a manner that demonstrates honesty and transparency in all involved communities.
Innovation: Finding new and engaging ways to introduce healthcare careers education and pathways to people of all ages.
Compassion: Treating all learners, staff, and volunteers in a manner that fosters healthy environments for learning and development.
Accountability: Being individually and collectively responsible for the outcomes and experiences of those engaging in or aiding in the distribution of the services of our department.
Respect: Valuing and embracing differences among learners, volunteers, and UW Health faculty and staff. Encouraging feedback and actively listening to participants to continually improve experiences.
Excellence: Developing and offering the best resources for both our learners and UW Health communities.
Diversity: Assisting in the development of a UW Health workforce that is reflective of the patients and communities that we serve.