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Futuro Health improves the health and wealth of communities by growing the largest network of credentialed allied healthcare workers in the nation.
We believe that investing in education and skills training and retraining results in better paying jobs for workers, better care for patients, and better workers for employers to hire.Read More
WHAT ARE ALLIED HEALTH OCCUPATIONS?
There is a looming demand for approximately 500,000 new allied healthcare workers by 2024 in California alone, with an annual need of 65,000+ workers.
Our goal is to graduate 10,000 new licensed and/or credentialed allied healthcare workers by 2024 to meet this growing need for qualified medical assistants, care coordinators, health information technicians and other healthcare workers.Read More
WHO WE SERVE
STUDENTS & WORKERSYour New Healthcare Career is Within Reach
Allied healthcare workers are in high demand. We’re here to show you how to get an affordable education that provides the right skills for the right career path.Let's Connect
EMPLOYERSInnovative Solutions to Workforce Shortages and Quality Care
Organizations that employ allied healthcare workers need new ways to address the skill shortage. We have the solution for finding the quality talent you need to stay competitive.Let's Connect