Hosa Interest Meeting

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Hosa Interest Meeting

  1. 1. NCSU HOSA Interest Meeting: 2/9/09
  2. 2. History <ul><li>National Organization founded in 1976 by Us Dept. of Education and Health Science Education Technology Division of ACTE. </li></ul><ul><li>Grown to nearly 90,000 members with around 2600 secondary and post-secondary chapters. </li></ul><ul><li>Has formed partnership with professional medical organizations and non-profits. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Purpose <ul><li>Promote career opportunities in the healthcare industry. </li></ul><ul><li>Enhance the delivery of quality healthcare to all people </li></ul><ul><li>Promote necessary leadership and professional skills that are essential for the work force. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Benefits of HOSA <ul><li>Participation in national service projects and recognition programs. </li></ul><ul><li>Provides potential job, shadowing, and internship opportunities. </li></ul><ul><li>National scholarships allow students the potential for financial aid. </li></ul><ul><li>Gain skills vital for pre-health career tracks. </li></ul><ul><li>Enhance interview, public speaking, and other professional skills </li></ul>
  5. 5. Competitive Events <ul><li>Pre-Medical </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Medical Terminology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Human Growth & Development </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Pharmocology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Biotechnology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Pre-Dental </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Dental Assisting </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Dental Terminology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Pre-Vet </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Veterinary Assisting </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Pre-Nursing </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Nursing Assistant </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>CPR/First Aid </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Others </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Biomedical Debate </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Physical Therapy </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Sports Medicine </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Professional </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Prepared Speaking </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Job Seeking Skills </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Parliamentary Procedure </li></ul></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Membership Requirements <ul><li>$15 Dues ($5 – State, $10 – National) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Mandatory for competitors </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Pursuing and/or interested in a health-related career </li></ul><ul><li>No GPA Requirement </li></ul><ul><li>Must become a member of www.orgsync.com </li></ul>
  7. 7. Important Dates <ul><li>Next Meeting </li></ul><ul><li>February 16 – 7:00 PM Bostian 3712 </li></ul><ul><li>State Conference </li></ul><ul><li>April 2-4, 2009 (Joseph S. Koury Convention Center) </li></ul>
  8. 8. Contact HOSA <ul><li>Chris Carr (President) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Michael McKnight (President-elect) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Facebook Group: NC State HOSA </li></ul>

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