Sponsor: Devon Fox
Purpose: Introduce students to leadership skills, community responsibility, environmental concerns, and to provide an overview of medical field careers and services. Upper levels include medical facility clinical rotations and will learn the skills required of a Certified Patient Care Technician. Clinical rotations in Allied Health 3 will be conducted at Advent Health.
Requirements: Currently enrolled in or have taken a course in Medical Skills & Services, Health Science I, II, Allied Health Assisting III. Mandatory to join for students in Health Science II, Allied Health Assisting III.
Grade Levels: All Grades (9-12)
Dues/Fees: $30 for regular members, $60 for block Health Science II and Allied Health Assisting, $20.00 lab fee, plus the $2 required school participation fee for all members.
Major Activities: School-wide blood drives (3-4 yrly), Breast cancer awareness pink out day with month long fundraiser, Walk America for March of Dimes, nursing home visits, Hospital Visits, Tours of local medical facilities, volunteer to help at medical facilities, speakers, etc.
Meeting Time & Place: Biweekly meeting, plus additional for competition in January.
12/3, 12/10 (competition), 1/14 (competition), 1/21 (competition), 1/28 (competition), following biweekly meeting dates (TBA)