Nicolette Ngov – Mustangs Ahead
(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS HOSA-Future Health Professionals (Health Occupations Students of America) is a club aimed towards students interested in pursuing a career in the medical field. Students interested in the club should submit their applications in no later than Sept. 7 to room 730.
LRHS junior and HOSA reporter Cameron Willis said, “HOSA is a really fun club, I highly recommend joining if you haven’t already.”
The club meets every other Monday of the month to discuss competitions, volunteer opportunities, and upcoming events.
According to the HOSA website, HOSA is an international student organization recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Health Science Education (HSE) Division of ACTE. 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. HOSA’s goal is to encourage all health science instructors and students to join and be actively involved in the HSE-HOSA Partnership.