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We are excited to announce this year's student board for HOSA.  Select here to learn more about why they have joined HOSA.

President: Jasmine 

Vice President: Niala

Secretary: Emma

Treasurer: Harry

Historian: Morgyn & Jenna

Parliamentarian: n/a

We are all looking forward to a terrific year together!

Mission 

The mission of HOSA is to empower HOSA-Future Health Professionals to become leaders in the global health community through education, collaboration, and experience.

Purpose

The purpose of HOSA-Future Health Professionals is to develop leadership and technical HOSA skill competencies through a program of motivation, awareness and recognition, which is an integral part of the Health Science Education instructional program

Link here to the National HOSA Association

Please feel free to contact us: 

Horizons Center for Independent Study

(925) 682-8000 ext 3958

In the meantime, check out our exciting new Brochure and Flyer for more information

Horizons HOSA Chapter

HOSA is a global organization preparing students to be leaders in the health care industry through leadership development programs and technical skill training.

Participating in Horizons HOSA provides students with many opportunities:

  • Internships & job shadowing
  • Work-based learning activities
  • Community service activities
  • Graduation Honors
  • College units from
  • Los Medanos College (LMC)
  • CPR and First Aid Certifications
  • Competitive Leadership Events

        

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HOSA Students earn points toward Graduation Honors by maintaining academic good standing, accumulating service hours, attending conferences, and leading activities.

Through course articulation agreements, Horizons HOSA students earn college units from Los Medanos College (LMC).

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Students benefit from work-based learning activities and visits to college and industry sites.

Students are encouraged to volunteer, do job shadows and intern. Experiences are highlighted in professional portfolios that students can use for future career placements and college applications.

Our equipped Patient Care Simulation Room offers students the opportunity for hands-on skill development.

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Students learn and compete in HOSA State Leadership Conference and other skill development events.

Students can become an Officer in HOSA where they learn responsibility through productive meetings and managing charter budgets.

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Horizons HOSA students are prepared to act as Health Advocates through trainings by the Kinesiology Department of Saint Mary's College, and instruction with Horizons Staff.

Health Advocates:

  • Learn basics of physical and mental health
  • Provide workshops to community members and younger students

As active global citizens, students engage in community outreach, such as hosting fundraisers to support community members in need.

Students are encouraged to volunteer at local health care facilities and Horizons staff are always developing new opportunities with community partners.

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In 2018 Horizons received a grant from the California Department of Education to develop a Health-Science Career Pathway.

Horizons is a small, alternative education school with an established HOSA Chapter.

We partner with local colleges and Health Care professionals throughout the Bay Area to educate, certify, and mentor Horizons HOSA students.

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