Palm Health Foundation established the Volunteer Nurse Corps (VNC) in 2016, a program administered by the School of Nursing at Palm Beach Atlantic University, which utilizes volunteer nurses to provide health information, education and care to vulnerable populations in Palm Beach County.
For me, that dream was becoming a nurse. No one in my family had ever graduated from college. I was a high school dropout and a teenage mom. And, devastating family circumstances nearly pulled me further off course. My journey was not an easy one. But, I’m here to tell you that I not only
Palm Health Foundation recognized thirty-nine nursing scholarship recipients at a reception on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at the Quail Ridge Country Club in Boynton Beach. More than 75 attendees comprised of scholarship donors, students and family members, and nursing leaders came together to
Palm Health Foundation hosted its sixth annual Heart of Gold Nursing Reception on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at the Quail Ridge Country Club in Boynton Beach to honor the extraordinary work of local nurses and recognize Palm Beach County’s 2019 Nurses of the Year. The event concludes the foundation’s
May 2019 campaign to honor and unite nurses Nurses representing every kind of care from hospitals to skilled nursing facilities to home care are invited to take part in the sixth annual Thank a Nurse campaign designed to recognize their tireless efforts. Thank a Nurse is generously
Honoring Palm Beach County Nurses Thank a Nurse is one of Palm Health Foundation's annual community health campaigns. During Thank a Nurse, the foundation encourages the community to honor Palm Beach County nurses. Palm Health Foundation recognizes the impact that nursing care has on
“Nursing prepared me for the role I have today as a business owner and entrepreneur by teaching me to take in lots of information, form an assessment and respond; thinking on my feet. Nursing built my confidence to function independently and assume responsibility, preparing me to be the
2018 has been a banner year of leading change for better health in Palm Beach County. I’m excited to share highlights with you, starting with the change in our name from Palm Healthcare Foundation to Palm Health Foundation. The change is minor, yet it represents our growing role as a funder of
In 2017, Palm Healthcare Foundation granted 160,000 in nursing scholarships through the George Snow Scholarship Fund. The foundation is committed to supporting a highly skilled nursing workforce that provides care across all settings and supports optimal health in Palm Beach County. Each of our
Palm Healthcare Foundation, Inc. brings residents and leaders together on critical health issues to get results. With philanthropic support, we work to achieve transformative health solutions, advocate for our most vulnerable residents and lead change for better health for generations to come.