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Healthcare / Bio / Pharma

Welcome to the Healthcare / Bio / Pharma Community

Do you have general interest in the healthcare industry? We support students in exploring careers ranging from life sciences, medical devices, insurance and healthcare services delivery to professional services such as healthcare consulting, and venture capital.

We partner the Healthcare Association on the following events:

  • Panel Discussions
  • Alumni Networking and Events
  • Recruiting Events

Gauging Hospital Financial Health

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Gauging Hospital Financial Health

By Jim R. Kendrick Jr., FACHE

The COVID-19 pandemic triggered an abrupt suspension of elective surgeries in 2020, and ultimately contributed to a significant decline in patient volumes and hospital revenue. These …

By Jim R. Kendrick Jr., FACHE
Jim R. Kendrick Jr., FACHE president/CEO of Community Hospital Corporation
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Healthcare Consulting: What It Is & How to Succeed in It

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Healthcare Consulting: What It Is & How to Succeed in It

It’s no secret that the healthcare industry is complex. With hundreds of laws, policies, and regulations, the wide range of potential professions and jobs, …

By Kristen Baker
Kristen Baker Marketing Manager
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When Personal Ethics and Work Assignments Conflict

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Artur Szczybylo/123RF.com

I hung up the phone from our weekly conference call and immediately thought, “I’m gonna lose my job over this.”  After several years of sticking with a company that I loved through staffing shortages, technological changes, and various …

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Essential Tools for Working in Telemedicine

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Siarhei Lenets/123RF.com

After nearly a decade of working in the telemedicine space, I found a few indispensable tools for sanity, physiology, comfort, and efficiency.

The first is a standing desk. Sitting in front of a computer for eight to ten …

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Change, Community, And Career Acceleration: Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Approach To Fostering Diversity

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If you’re like most people coming out of school right now—aka 77 percent of Gen Z students and recent grads—then you’re looking for a company that values diversity and inclusion (D&I). But what does that really mean? Is it as …

By Liam Berry - WayUp
WayUp
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