Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA)

The purpose of HOSA-Future Health Professionals is to develop leadership and technical HOSA skill competencies through a program of motivation, awareness and recognition, which is an integral part of the Health Science Education instructional program.

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.


High school students who are or have been enrolled in a Health Science, Biomedical Life Science, or an organized health career awareness program or are interested in, planning to pursue, or pursuing a career in the health professions may join this organization.


Month Event
September Annual Washington Leadership Academy, General membership Meeting
October Fall Leadership Conference, Registration for HOSA General Membership
November International HOSA Week
December Registration for Northern Regionals
January Northern Regional Conference
February State Officer Candidate Interviews*
March NJ HOSA State Leadership Conference
April Registration International HOSA Leadership Conf., Local Officer Election
May HOSA Blood Drive
June HOSA International Leadership Conference 2021

*State Officer Executive Council attends Monthly Meetings.