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Healthcare Camp

Camp dates: June 12 to 14, 2022

Healthcare Camp is for high school students entering 10th to 12th grade who are interested in learning about health careers and the required entry qualifications. The Healthcare Camp application deadline is March 11, 2022, unless submitting an essay for possible scholarship. To be considered for a scholarship, your application and essay must be submitted by March 4, 2022.

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

Campers will investigate medical specialties, including:

  • Pediatrics
  • Surgery
  • Intensive care areas
  • Labor, delivery and nursery
  • Emergency services
  • Radiology
  • Cardiac cath lab