Skills to Work in Healthcare

With 20 years of experience, JVS can help you land a great job in healthcare.


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Skills to Work in Healthcare

With 20 years of experience, JVS can help you land a great job in healthcare.


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Skills for Today’s Healthcare Industry

A career in healthcare demands patient-centric skills, clinical experience and connections to Bay Area employers. Whether you’re experienced or just starting out, you can rely on JVS to help you navigate a career in this growing field.


Our training programs combine job-specific skills, experience and job search skills.

Veterinary Assistants - Apprenticeship

Earn while you learn through our partnership with Foothill College and the San Francisco SPCA

Medical Administrative Assistants

Job seekers train for administrative positions in the medical field


Licensed nurses refresh their training and get Bay Area clinical experience

Medical Assistants - Certification

Get certified in medical assisting with a 160-hour clinical externship

Medical Assistants - Refresher

Refresh your skills as a licensed medical assistant with clinical experience

Dental Assistants - Certification

Get certified at San Francisco State University and work experience in East Bay community clinics


Licensed phlebotomists refresh their training and get clinical experience

Not sure where you fit? Have a question about our trainings? Talk to us.


Healthcare graduates who secure work after program completion


Average hourly wage of healthcare graduates


Number of employers who have hired our healthcare program participants

JVS changed my life. It gave me a routine again where I had to get up each day. I had some place to be, and I was held accountable. It helped me to see myself in a different light that I never thought I would see. Now, I love being of help to my coworkers and to every person who finds their way to Student Services.

-Patricia, Administrative Assistant, UCSF

Upcoming Workshops

  • Accessing CalFresh and other Free Food Resources for Your Household
    Wednesday, July 15, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

An introduction for people looking to learn more about CalFresh, formerly known as the food stamps program. Attendees will learn a brief history of the program, the impact of the program in the community, who is eligible, how to apply, useful tools, and how the food bank can help with the application process. We will (more…)

  • Rapid Resume Reboot
    Wednesday, July 15, 2020
    1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Rapid Resume Reboot
    Wednesday, July 29, 2020
    1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Ready to reboot your resume? This two hour zoom session will help you get started. Together we will examine formats for resumes in 2020​, learn how to target your resume and why it is vital​, and create a plan to tune-up your resume so that it stays in the hands of a hiring manager longer (more…)

  • Navigating Our New Reality
    Thursday, July 16, 2020
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Our new reality is sometimes referred to as VUCA – Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous. The strategies we employ to be successful in this new world are sometimes vastly different and counter-intuitive. Agile as a philosophy and Scrum as a framework, were created in software development to address the VUCA world. In a short introduction, (more…)





Hiring Now

The Bay Area’s top healthcare providers turn to JVS for qualified, reliable candidates. We listen closely to the needs of our partners and design our trainings to meet these demands. Get in touch to learn more.