HOSA-Future Health Professionals is an international student organization endorsed by the U.S. Department of Education and the Health Science Education Division of ACTE (Association for Career and Technical Education). HOSA’s two-fold mission is to promote career opportunities in the health care industry and to enhance the delivery of quality health care to all people.  Click here to visit the official HOSA-Future Health Professionals website.

Meridian Medical Arts Charter High School is an active member of the HOSA-Future Health Professionals organization. Each year, MMACHS sends qualifying students to participate in the HOSA International Leadership Conference, which will be held in Dallas, TX, during June 27-30, 2018.  Help our students get to Texas this summer! Click here to donate.

Upcoming Fundraisers:

Our awesome HOSA Boosters are hosting an online auction March 5th-9th.  New auction items may be donated using the 2018 Auction pledge form, now through Feb. 16th.  HOSA members earn points for bringing in donations and the member who brings in the highest estimated value of donations will win a $100 gift card!  Check out the Hosa 2018 auction flyer for details.  Email mmachshosaboard@gmail.com with questions.

Chipotle Night: Tuesday, Feb. 27, from 4-8pm.  MMACHS will earn partial proceeds from in store sales.  Just mention MMACHS to the cashier, or Print and show this ChipotleflyerFeb27

Clothes for the Cause no longer operates in Idaho:(  We will let you know if we find another textile drive to support, thanks!

Competition Dates:

Regionals: MMACHS, February 24, 2018.  (This is a mandatory event)

State Leadership Conference (SLC): Riverside Hotel, Boise, April 11-13, 2018.  (Updated as of 10/30/17)

International Leadership Conference (ILC): Dallas, Texas, June 27-30, 2018.  (Updated as of 8/10/17)

HOSA Membership Requirements:

The HOSA Agreements, Code of Conduct, and Medical Liability Release forms found here, in the MMACHS HOSA Handbook, must be signed by parent/student and returned to Mrs. Mac or Mrs. Staub by Dec. 21st, 2017: MMACHS HOSA Handbook2017   

MMACHS HOSA members are required to earn 350 points (through HOSA participation) and have 20 signed study hours, in addition to no more than 1 WIP grade, to be eligible for State Leadership Conference (SLC) Participation.

Click on Event List 2017-18 and circle your two event choices on this form.  Turn it in to Mrs. Mac or Mrs. Staub by January 19, 2018.

Keep track of HOSA points (due March 23rd) here: HOSA POINTS CARD2017

Social Activities:

HOSA-Future Health Professionals is working to improve our alumni and member engagement and we want to hear from you! Please take this 5-minute survey about your experience with HOSA, and you could win a $50 amazon gift card! Responses will be anonymous.

SURVEY: https://goo.gl/forms/NkPbMhX0M73hKOAH2

Your help and insight are valued and greatly appreciated!