SVHsupport and CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Medical Center (CSVRMC) are both committed to supporting the next generation of healthcare professionals. SVHsupport works with CSVRMC to provide students with mentoring programs focused on healthcare administration, healthcare career counseling through the CSVRMC Bridge Program, summer high school internships through the CSVRMC Health Exploration Program (HEP) and college scholarships for deserving students. The St. Vincent Hospital Foundation also provides funding and support for the HEP program in the hope that students might pursue healthcare careers at CSVRMC. To learn more about the programs the St. Vincent Hospital Foundation supports click here.
SVHsupport and CSVRMC work with the Rotary Club of Santa Fe to provide college scholarships for Capital High School seniors who participate in Capital High’s Medical Sciences Academy and who are pursuing a career in healthcare. Scholarships up to $6,000 are awarded to deserving seniors who are furthering their education at a higher learning institution.
In recognition for this work, CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Medical Center and SVHsupport were awarded the 2012 United Way Education Hero Award in the Business category.