Health Occupational Students of America (H.O.S.A.)

HOSA is a national and technical organization of students in Health Science and Health Occupation courses endorsed by the U.S. and Florida Department of Education.

With more than 120,000 members nationwide, over 10,000 in Florida alone, we are committed to the development of leadership skills, motivation and recognition.

HOSA is 100% Healthcare. Members compete in various health related events atregional, state and national competitions.

HOSA is a student led organization of future healthcare professionals providing opportunities for health career students to develop, practice and refine their leadership and teamwork skills.

HOSA offers students college scholarships and recognition rewards at the state and national level.

Every year, National HOSA selects a service project. This year the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation is proud to have been chosen as the HOSA National Service project. JDRF is the leading charitable funder and advocate of type 1 diabetes research worldwide. All the local HOSA chapters across the nation will be assisting with the fundraising efforts.

(Note: HOSA is NOT a club. It is a nationwide organization.)

Interested in Joining HOSA?

Potential HOSA members must be enrolled in the Academy of Health Careers and pay the necessary dues at the beginning of the year.

To learn more about it click on one of the following links: www.hosa.org

Beth Penn
795-4641 ext. 6505