Non-health care employees at Augusta University encourage health care workers through a new pen pal program. Both those who send messages and those who receive them are encouraged by the exchange.
Gia Johnson plans events for Augusta University. The pandemic has shifted her role from planning and organizing to advising and educating staff to create virtual events.
Staff at Augusta University can volunteer to support health care workers on the front lines by sending encouraging emails and letters through the new Paw Pals program.
Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to get creative and think outside the box when it comes to welcoming people back to Augusta University, even though some activities will still remain off limits for safety’s sake.