A collaboration between Ascension and two technical colleges is designed to get more trained workers to help meet local healthcare needs.
The state announced a grant of $112,000 last week, to be used by Ascension health care, Nicolet College and North Central Technical College. The grant is for two years.
Michelle Hartness is Medical Education Supervisor at the Ascension facilities in the Northwoods.
She says to get the grant, they had to collaborate with local educators, in this case the local technical colleges, to provide advanced training...