HOSA Students Compete at the State Conference

Students at HOSA State 2018

The Health Science Program at the Branch Area Careers Center attended the HOSA: Future Health Professionals State Conference in Grand Rapids March 21-23, 2018.  Of the 3,295 students that attended the HOSA State Conference, 25 students were from the Branch Area Careers Center. Students participated in leadership and skills events for two days in Grand Rapids.  In an outstanding show of effort, the BACC earned 1 top 8 finish and 1 medal.

Top 8 finisher – Sebastian Gillette, 7th in Personal Care
Medalists – Allison Hochstedler, 1st in Nursing Assisting
Allison received a medal and qualified to attend the national competition to take place in Dallas, Texas June 27-30.

Below is a list of all students that competed at the HOSA State Conference

CPR and First Aid:

  • Emily Blair/Leslie Cebrero
  • Montgomery Barrow/Haley Wilson

Extemporaneous Health Poster:

  • Harley Otis

Health Education:

  • Email Ramos Nunez/Diana Salto

Nursing Assisting:

  • Allison Hochstedler
  • Virgina Torres-Ojeda
  • Audrey Hall

Personal Care:

  • Sebastian Gillette

Physical Therapy:

  • Andrea Aker
  • Tristan Oglesbee

Health Career Photography:

  • Emily Hagaman

HOSA Bowl:

  • Mitzi Hernandez/Kimberly Ramos/Molly Smith/Anna Tappenden

Biomedical Debate:

  • Cheyenne Akers/Abby Strock/Maria Beltran/Pedro Vargas Patlan

KT Human Growth and Development:

  • Brigette Haataja

Medical Assisting:

  • Aubrie Rabideau

Prepared Speaking:

  • Rachael Hoath

Advisors Mrs. Cheryl Covell and chaperones Lori Bassage and Shannon Strock accompanied the students.