DocGo Launches Tuition-Free Training Programs for Clinicians, EMS Workers, and Other Healthcare Professionals
NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – DocGo, a leading provider of last mile mobile health services and integrated medical mobility solutions (Nasdaq: DCGO), today announced the launch of DocGo Academy and DocGo EMS Academy, two programs dedicated to the recruitment and training of clinicians, EMS workers and other health professionals. Combining classroom instruction with hands-on learning, the programs are designed to help existing healthcare professionals advance their careers and provide aspiring newbies with the opportunity to enter the healthcare industry. DocGo Academy focuses on the continuing education of clinicians, while DocGo EMS Academy is designed for EMS workers, from paramedics to paramedics.
Deployed during a nationwide shortage of healthcare workers, DocGo Academy and DocGo EMS Academy aim to open doors for professionals at all levels. Comprehensive training programs are available in select states, with plans for national expansion in the coming months. Tuition fees are free for students who continue their employment with DocGo.
“It is our responsibility to help train the next generation of healthcare workers,” said Anthony Capone, President of DocGo. Whether it’s someone interested in becoming a newbie EMT or a long-time clinician looking to expand their skills, we recognize that equipping healthcare workers with the right training, tools and resources improves their professional experiences and improves general patient care. For less financially capable applicants, we offer them access to a meaningful career without any financial barriers.
DocGo is redefining on-demand access to healthcare, leveraging its proprietary AI-powered technology and expert healthcare professionals. The company provides large-scale mHealth services to hospital networks, government entities and corporate clients to deliver high-quality, highly affordable care to patients when and where they need it most.
DocGo is a leading provider of last mile mobile care services and integrated medical mobility solutions. DocGo disrupts the traditional four-walled healthcare system by providing care on a human scale. DocGo’s innovative technology and dedicated field staff of certified healthcare professionals improve the quality of patient care and improve the business efficiency of facilities, hospital networks and health insurance providers. With Mobile Health, DocGo reinforces the full promise and potential of telehealth by facilitating healthcare treatment, in tandem with a remote physician, from the comfort of a patient’s home or workplace. With DocGo’s integrated Ambulnz medical transport services, DocGo bridges the gap between physical and virtual care. For more information, please visit www.docgo.com.
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