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Unity Health Center - Gordon Cooper Technology Center

A healthy partnership supplies Unity Health Center with well-trained health professionals.
Unity Health Center - Gordon Cooper Technology Center

Chuck Skillings, President and CEO, UHC

Then: A need for well-trained health professionals to serve Shawnee and surrounding communities. The partnership between GCTC and the Health Center provides hands-on training for

  • Practical nursing students to learn in a clinical setting.
  • Paramedic, emergency medical technician, phlebotomy and computerized documentation students.
  • Students who assist with hospital’s community health fair.

Now: Hospital staff members serve as adjunct faculty to help GCTC prepare students to work at the medical center in positions ranging from practical nursing and paramedic to human resource specialist and medical transcriptionist.