Cartia Higgins has been a Care Navigator at AccessHealth Spartanburg since 2016.
In this role, Cartia is responsible for client case management and resource navigation in the Healthy Outcomes Program (HOPS). Cartia helps clients who reside in Spartanburg County to achieve better health by connecting them with medical and social resources.
Cartia recently obtained her Community Health Workers certificate from Midlands Technical College in Columbia. Prior to joining AccessHealth Spartanburg, Cartia spent one year at Spartanburg Methodist College studying to be a paralegal. She is now seeking her Business Management degree at Spartanburg Community College to further her education in health care business management. Cartia has eight years of patient care experience in the nursing home and hospital settings.
Cartia resides in Spartanburg with her family, and enjoys hair modeling, working out, traveling, and spending time with her family, friends, and her dog, Pebbles.