December 8, 2017 - Ascension Healthcare, St. Elizabeth Hospital
Explore several careers within the Health Care field and network with experiences professionals in each area. This opportunity is open to Juniors and Seniors only.
Learn about careers in the following clusters:
Hospitality- Nutrition and Dietetics
Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
Business Management and Administration
8:30 am- Introductions and overview of the Healthcare field, logistical information, and introduction to each session.
Station 1- Surgical Unit- Hear what it’s like to work in an operating room and experience how robots have transformed the way surgery is performed.
Station 2- Rehabilitation Unit- Meet professionals who coach the human body after surgeries. You will tour the rehabilitation area and see what Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech Therapy entail.
Station 3- Behavioral Health Unit- Mental Illness is a health condition involving changes in thinking, emotion or behavior (or a combination). Discover what this involves and what Emotional Intelligence is, and why emotional intelligence can be more important than intellectual intelligent when working in a healthcare career.
Station 4- Birthplace Unit- With a focus on women and family, this unit offers a Birth Simulator and a walk through of the mechanics of simulation. The birthplace team will also lead you through an emergency situation, showing the need for great teamwork and clear communication.