Health care is an ever-growing network of professions. It takes a diverse team of health care professionals to serve patients. And it takes experience, reflection, and input from others to discern how you might contribute to a team in order to serve patients best. What do you already know about health care fields? What do you want to learn? Use the links below to begin learning about professional fields and how to prepare for health professional programs. Keep in mind that this not an exhaustive list! AHEC’s Wisconsin Health Careers and Explorehealthcareers.org provide information about even more opportunities.
wisconsin health careers (ahec)
Wisconsin Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) offers information on a wide array of health care careers, statewide AHEC programs, and also formal health professional training programs — all in Wisconsin. Learn more at Wisconsin Health Careers.
Explorehealthcareers.org will help you think about your interests, values, strengths, and the hopes you have for your future health care career. It provides up-to-date information on a wide array of health professions (e.g., information regarding training for different professions, career outlooks for professions, humanism in health care, diversity in health care, and much more), as well as resources for planning and paying for your college and health professional education.