Health Career Exploration Camp - CHI Health, Nebraska (NE) - Southwest Iowa (IA)

 HCCEC Group Photo
2016 class photo

Healthcare Career Exploration Camp

The Healthcare Career Exploration Camp is a week-long, free day camp that gives a class of 30 Nebraska/Iowa high school students guided exposure to variety of professions within health care.  Students explore a variety of health career options, learn about important issues in health care, and become certified in First Aid and CPR. The program is sponsored by CHI Health is open to incoming 10th, 11th and 12th grade males and females. The 2016 Healthcare Career Exploration Camp application will be posted here in January 2017.

2017 Healthcare Career Exploration Day Camp Details

Cost: FREE!

Camp dates:
Monday, June 19, 2017 – Friday, June 23, 2017 
Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm  (lunch & snacks provided)

Location:
Immanuel Medical Center, Conference Center
6901 North 72nd Street, Omaha, NE

Deadline:
Monday, May 1, 2017
Your application MUST arrive in our office by Noon on this date to be considered.

Transportation:
You will be required to provide your own transportation,

Who is Eligible:
Incoming 10th, 11th and 12th grade males and females in Nebraska and Iowa high schools.

Required:
Students must have an interest in pursuing health care as a profession (Excluding Veterinary Science and Dentistry).

Enrollment:
Space is limited to 30 students.

Notification:
A selection committee will review applications, and all students will be notified by e-mail of their standing (accepted, wait list, or denied) by Wednesday, May 17th.

Questions: Contact Diane Lee

 HCCEC Group Photo2016 class photo

2016 Camp Student Testimonials

“This will be a week that I will remember for the rest of my life.”

“This camp was so much fun! What an awesome experience.  Thank you so much for providing this opportunity.”

“I really enjoyed all of the presenters this week and hearing their stories, memories, and why they are so passionate about their position.”

“Overall, this week has been FABULOUS!  I’m so glad I decided to apply and so lucky that I was chosen to attend.  I don’t have any regrets about taking a week out of my summer to get up early and drive about a half hour every morning to the camp because it has been an amazing experience.  I’ve gained a vast amount of knowledge that may have been difficult to find anywhere else. “

“This camp provided me with some brand new experiences and opened my eyes to a variety of career options.”

“I learned that it is never too early to start learning about potential career fields.”

“I’m so glad you set up this camp so that I could figure out my life and future. This week was extraordinary.”

“The whole entire camp was so much fun and I made some wonderful new friends. I couldn’t be more thankful for being able to participate in the camp.  You made this the best week of my summer.”

“The camp has been an amazing experience and I have met so many new people.  Everyone connected so well and I am grateful to have had the opportunity to attend.”

“The class actually became like a little family and I will miss everyone!”

“This camp was one of the best I’ve ever been to.”

“The entire week has been amazing and I will try my best to remember all the hours of info and advice for the future. “

“Fantastic camp!”

“This camp has actually impacted my future significantly and I am truly grateful to have had the opportunity to attend.”

“This camp is by far the best thing I’ve done this summer. I wasn’t sure what I wanted to do in the future, but now that I’ve had this great opportunity to explore different health occupations, I now have some great ideas on my future profession.”