American Family Children's Hospital

Meet Our Veterans: Narrissia Harrison

UW Medical Foundation employee and veteran Narissia HarrisonUW Medical Foundation in Madison, Wisconsin, is proud to employ veterans of the U.S. Military. Medical assistant and veteran Narrissia Harrison talks about her experience.


What brought you to UW Health?


I’ve always wanted to work in pediatrics in a clinic or department, so when the opportunity presented itself, I immediately applied for the position.


Narissia on the job as a medical assistant.How does UW Health support you as a veteran?


I feel I’m supported as a veteran by my primary care provider (PCP) here and working closely with my PCP at the local VA hospital to provide me with the best health care.


What is your favorite part of working here?

Working with the best group of coworkers in the system and, of course, the wonderful patients.


What is the most rewarding aspect of serving in the military?

By far, the men and women I had the privilege to serve with.