About Our Staff

Stepping Up is a partnership between the UNAP/Rhode Island Hospital Education Fund, Rhode Island-based hospitals, healthcare, education and training providers, labor unions and various sponsors. This network sets Stepping Up apart from other programs as the State’s premier healthcare workforce development, employer relations and career ladders program.  Stepping Up’s goal is to deliver education, training and support services to Rhode Island employers and their employees and residents of Rhode Island who are interested in advancing into a career in health care.