Bill to Help Medics Transition Becomes Law - Diverse Military

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Bill to Help Medics Transition Becomes Law

by Brandon Doyen

A bill to help former military medics transition into the workforce is now law in Maine.

It gives qualified veterans with healthcare training the ability to utilize their military credentials when seeking civilian employment.

About 400 military veterans in Maine have obtained valuable skills, training, and experience in healthcare while serving their country.

A bill signed into law on March 4th creates a targeted state program to match veterans with employers to assist the vets in continuing their education and training to ultimately secure positions in local hospitals and assisted living facilities.

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