How We’re Different
HOW FUTURO HEALTH HELPS YOU
Futuro Health believes that investing in education, skills training, and retraining results in better paying jobs for workers, better care for patients, and better workers for businesses to hire.
The health care field provides many opportunities for people interested in being of service to others. Whether you’d like to work directly with patients or work behind the scenes, there are many different entry level and more advanced roles available as well as a lot of growth ahead.
Futuro Health wants to help you take your first (or next) step in the world of healthcare.
WE INVITE YOU TO JOIN OUR COMMUNITY OF HEALTHCARE WORKERS
Futuro Health is partnering with the Service Employee International Union-United Healthcare Workers (SEIU-UHW) which includes 100,000 workers are already employed in hospitals and other healthcare settings. Together, our organizations are reaching out broadly across California communities to identify people interested in preparing for allied health jobs, including medical assistant, medical coder, or care coordinator. Learn more about these pathways.
WE PAIR YOU WITH A SUCCESS COACH
After you’ve had a chance to explore the available career pathways and after you’ve completed your student profile, Futuro Health has success coaches available to guide you along your educational journey. They can guide you as you explore which career path is the best match for you, what preparations you will need to get ready, and support you as you progress along your educational journey.
WE SUPPORT YOU TO TAKE ONE STEP AT A TIME
Preparing for a job in healthcare requires time and commitment from you and the support of those around you. Your coach can advise you on how to talk with your family or supervisor, how to apply and get enrolled, and more. Once you’ve enrolled in a career pathway, your success coach will continue with you as you undertake your coursework, including any lab or clinical work, and cheer you on towards attaining any necessary healthcare credentials.
In addition, as you progress through your educational journey, you may be matched with a SEIU-UHW sponsor — someone who is already employed in the allied health field related to the career you want to pursue. Your sponsor can help answer questions specific to success in healthcare career.
IMPROVING YOUR ENGLISH FOR WORK AND STUDYING ONLINE
For some adults, the thought of studying online can be intimidating — especially if it has been a while since they were last in school. For others, they worry about whether their English is strong enough. Futuro Health is here to help ensure you have the resources you need to be successful. Check out our Spanish to English Learning program designed to prepare you for a career in allied health and our Jump Start courses to begin your study online. In addition, your success coach will work with you every step of the way.
Consistent support is key to your success. That’s what makes Futuro Health a great choice for promoting your educational career!
MEDICAL ASSISTANT CLASSES START THROUGHOUT THE YEAR
Futuro Health is committed to placing up to 1000 candidates from across California into medical assistant programs this year. We have identified a wide variety of top-notch education partners across the state that offer high quality programs, including Bay Area Medical Academy, MTI College, Pima Medical Institute, Merced College, Santa Barbara Community College, Western Governor’s University, Concorde Career Colleges, Inc. and North-West College. Each school will offer coursework online with required in-person skills labs and externships.
We operate on a rolling admissions basis, which means there are start dates at each school throughout the year. Some programs start monthly, while others start at the beginning of a semester. Here is how our admissions process works:
- We evaluate your application against all program requirements
- We match you with an education partner close to your home that has space available
- We ensure there are lab space and externship opportunities available within commuting distance of your home
As courses you are eligible for become available, you will be contacted by a Futuro Health Navigator by email and/or phone who will walk you through the next steps to complete your enrollment. It will be important that you respond to them promptly to ensure you don’t miss out on this unique opportunity.
Please explore our site to learn more, or if you are ready, take the next step.