Memorial Health Accepting Apps for Healthcare Careers Summer Camp

By Benjamin Cox on April 18, 2024 at 7:46am

Memorial Health is accepting applications to a healthcare camp for junior high and high school students coming up this summer.

The 3-day healthcare careers summer camp will be held from June 10th-12th from 10AM to 4PM at the Memorial Learning Center, located at 228 West Miller Street, in Springfield. The camp is free to attend.

Campers will participate in hands-on learning activities that bring the medical field to life. Informative learning opportunities include interaction with Memorial colleagues, college faculty, and undergraduate students.

Career assessments, guest speakers, simulated work environments, career networking, a suture skills lab, and other activities are included. College preparation activities will help campers prepare for a variety of healthcare education pathways.

Activities will also include visiting 3 local nursing programs at area colleges and universities.

The camp is offered free of charge and includes lunch and snacks daily.

Registration is open until April 30 at 5PM and selected applicants will be notified by May 6th. Parent or guardian consent is required.

To register, call 217-788-0034 or visit