Healthcare Camp

Camp Dates: June 13-15, 2021

Healthcare Camp is for high school students entering the 10th-12th grade who are interested in learning about various health careers and the required entry qualifications. The Healthcare Camp application deadline is March 12, 2021 unless submitting an essay for possible scholarship. In order to be considered for a scholarship, application and essay must be submitted by March 5, 2021.

Campers will visit:

  • SoutheastHEALTH College of Nursing & Health Sciences
  • Southeast Hospital
  • Southeast Cancer Center
  • Area healthcare agencies
  • Helicopter experience, if available

Camper Activities

Campers will:

  • Shadow nurses and other healthcare professionals in patient care areas
  • Learn CPR
  • Learn to use a stethoscope and take blood pressures
  • Talk with SoutheastHEALTH College of Nursing & Health Sciences faculty and graduates

Specialty Areas

Healthcare Camp Information

For more information, please contact Sarah Shepard at 573-334-6825 ext. 2227 or
Campers will investigate medical specialties including:
  • Pediatrics
  • Surgery
  • Intensive care areas
  • Labor, delivery and nursery
  • Emergency services
  • Radiology
  • Cardiac cath lab