A Pensacola State College Student Club

Health Occupation Student Association (HOSA)

Campus: WAR, 

Phone: 850-484-2245

Email: jponson@pensacolastate.edu

Website: Visit Our Website

Meeting Schedule: 2:00 PM

Meeting Location: Warrington Campus,Building 3200, Room 3216

Club Advisor: Jennifer Ponson

About Health Occupation Student Association (HOSA)

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What is HOSA?

HOSA is the premier organization for student leaders pursuing careers in the healthcare industry. HOSA’s two-fold mission is to promote career opportunities in the health care industry and to enhance the delivery of quality health care to all people.

History of HOSA
Founded in 1976 as Health Occupations Students of America, HOSA reaches over 130,000 members each year in 3,200 secondary and postsecondary/collegiate chapters across the nation. Florida HOSA was founded in 1978 and is the second-largest State Association in the nation with close to 12,000 members!

For More Information: www.HOSA.org

Criteria To Join

Fill out form below and return to officer



How To Join

Contact Club Advisor: Jennifer Ponson

Phone: 850-484-2245

Email: jponson@pensacolastate.edu

Additional Info

The mission of HOSA is to enhance the delivery of compassionate, quality health care by providing opportunities for knowledge, skill and leadership development of all health science technology education students, therefore, helping students to meet the needs of the health care community.

Member Benefits

Create leadership, skill development opportunities, and Community Service.


Health Science Events
Dental Terminology
Medical Spelling
Medical Terminology
Medical Math
Medical Reading
Knowledge Tests
Human Growth and Development
Medical Law and Ethics
Transcultural Health Care
Health Professions Events
Biomedical Laboratory Science
Clinical Nursing
Clinical Specialty
Dental Science
Home Health Aide
Medical Assisting
Nursing Assisting
*Personal Care
Physical Therapy
Sports Medicine
Veterinary Science
Emergency Preparedness Events
CPR/First Aid
Emergency Medical Technician
*Life Support Skills
Public Health
MRC Partnership
CERT Skills

Leadership Events
Extemporaneous Health Poster
Extemporaneous Writing
Medical Photography
Job Seeking Skills
Prepared Speaking
Researched Persuasive Speaking
*Interviewing Skills
*Speaking Skills
Healthy Lifestyle
Teamwork Events
Biomedical Debate
Community Awareness
Creative Problem Solving
Forensic Medicine
Health Career Display
Health Education
Medical Inovation
Parliamentary Procedure
Public Service Announcement
Barbara James Service Award
Health Care Issues Exam
HOSA Happenings
MRC Volunteer Recognition
National Service Project
Outstanding HOSA Chapter
Outstanding State Leader