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:

Potato Sales: Purchase a 50 lb. bag of potatoes from an Idaho grower for $20 between Aug. 15th and Sept. 22nd.  Click Spudraiser Flyer 2017 for order form, and click here to pay (follow prompts and enter ‘potatoes’ in the comment box).

Haunted House: Come to MMACHS on Oct. 21st for a spooky time!

Winter Bazaar: Come shop for the holidays with our local and national vendors!  November 18th at MMACHS from 10-3pm.

Clothes for the Cause Fundraiser!  Donate textiles to MMACHS in November and we earn cash!   CFTC_FAQSheet

Competition Dates:

Regionals: MMACHS, February 24, 2018.  (Event registration due by Jan. 19th, 2018)

State Leadership Conference (SLC): Riverside Hotel, Boise, April 4-6, 2018.  

International Leadership Conference (ILC): Dallas, Texas, June 27-30, 2018.

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 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.

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