Hospital open house for students interested in health care careers


High school and middle school students interested in pursuing a degree in the health care industry are invited to a health care career open house Tuesday, April 9 from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Doctors’ Auditorium at Kent Hospital.

Parents, teachers and other interested individuals are also encouraged to attend.  

This open house provides an opportunity for participants to speak and connect with professionals in nursing; surgical services; cardiology; respiratory therapy; laboratory; physical, occupational and speech therapies; diagnostic imaging (x-ray); food and nutrition; medical staff and human resources. In addition, several different colleges and universities that offer health care career programs will be present to help answer any of your questions. The open house provides a great opportunity to network with health care employees and college representatives. There will be tours of the hospital and refreshments provided. 

Contact Kent Hospital’s education department at 737-7010 x31471 for more information about the open house. Learn more about Kent Hospital by logging onto


No comments on this story | Please log in to comment by clicking here
Please log in or register to add your comment