HOSA

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 website.

Meridian Medical Arts Charter High School is an active member of the HOSA organization. Each year, MMACHS sends qualified students to participate in the HOSA International Leadership Conference, which was held in Nashville, TN in 2016 and will be held in Orlando, FL during June 21-24, 2017.

HOSA Member 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 Ms. Currie by Dec. 16th, 2016: mmachs-hosa-handbook2016

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.  SLC will be held in Boise during April 5-7, 2017.

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Keep track of HOSA points here: hosa-points-card

FUNDRAISING OPPORTUNITIES:

11/4/2016: Hungry?  Eat at Panda Express and a portion of your dollars spent will go to MMACHS HOSA!

11/8-19/2016: Cleaning out your closets?  HOSA members are required to bring three 30 gallon bags of textiles to MMACHS for our Clothes for the Cause event.  Click here for info on what can be collected.

11/19/2016:  Like holiday shopping?  Come to our Winter Bazaar to see what local and national vendors have for sale (Damsel in Distress, Pampered Chef, jewelry, crafts, and more…).  We’ll be in the social center from 10am-3pm.