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Gabe Gan

Emory University Student and Health Innovator

Work experience

Jun 2015Present

Health Policy Intern

Jewish Healthcare Foundation
• Crafted a policy brief on integrated physical and behavioral health payment models for Medicaid recipients to be submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services • Developed a training workshop for healthcare providers on elevating the utility of existing technology in the exam room to provide customized care during patient encounters • Observed CONNECT Community Paramedics on patient visits and wrote report outlining best practices relevant to the development of a community health worker framework in PA • Received advanced training in Perfecting Patient Care (PPC) lean-based quality improvement skills, motivational interviewing (MI), health literacy, and workshop design/development
Aug 2013Present

Supervisor

Emory University
• Provide high quality emergency medical first response to the Emory University campus and surrounding community • Oversee daily shift operations, respond to high acuity calls, perform quality assurance and quality improvement and ensure adequate equipment and supplies on vehicles during 24 hour supervisor shifts • As Assistant Chief of Operations (2014-2015), held responsibility for creating daily shift schedules, preparing purchase orders, planning event standbys and managing vehicles
Dec 2010Present

Emergency Medical Technician

Silver Spring Volunteer Fire Department
• Respond to medical emergencies in the diverse community of Silver Spring, MD • Care for patients experiencing homelessness, substance abuse/addiction, mental illness, and those without health insurance or access to primary care • Employ medical Spanish to communicate with Spanish-speaking patients