Important HOSA Dates 2014-2015
|December 1, 2014||First Semester Affiliations and Membership Dues Paid|
|January 12, 2015||State Leadership Conference On-line Registration Opens|
|February 20, 2015||State Officer Applications to State Office (postmark deadline)|
|March 1, 2015||Final Chapter Affiliation and Membership Dues Paid|
|March 3, 2015||State Leadership Conference On-line Registration Closes|
|March 4, 2015||Local Test Proctors Registered via HOSA National Website|
|March 5, 2015||HOSA Advisor Meeting Prior to HOPE Conference|
|March 16-27, 2015||HOSA On-line Competitive Events Testing Window|
|March 18, 2015||Recognition Event Materials Due at State Office|
|March 31, 2015||HOSA National Membership Dues Payment Deadline|
|April 19-21, 2015||State Leadership Conference at Chula Vista Resort in Wisconsin Dells|
|May 1, 2015||Confirmed List of National Leadership Conference Competitors Due at State Office|
|May 8, 2015||National Leadership Conference Competitive Event Materials Due at State Office|
|May 15, 2015||Final Day to Submit Recognition Event Service Hours via HOSA National Website|
|May 29, 2015||National Leadership Conference Registration Payment Due to Wisconsin HOSA State Office|
|June 14-17, 2015||State Officer Training in Madison (required for Wisconsin HOSA Executive Council)|
|June 24-27, 2015||HOSA National Leadership Conference in Anaheim, CA|
National HOSA Week
November 2-8, 2014
(Or another week designated by local HOSA chapter)
Be sure to see National HOSA's website for the latest information on this competitive event. In order to earn a HOSA Week certificate, the chapter must conduct at least one activity in each of the three goal areas during HOSA Week. A chapter may choose another week for local HOSA Week activities. Certificate of Recognition winners in attendance at the National Leadership Conference will be recognized during the Recognition Session at the National Leadership Conference.
HOSA week activities are designed to:
1) provide school or community service,
Description: Volunteer hours in the school or community that provide a service.
2) promote opportunities in health care, and
Description: Activities that promote career opportunities in health care, such as a career fair, healthcare speakers, talking to community/school groups about health careers, posters promoting health careers and HOSA, etc.
3) show appreciation to the health care community.
Description: An appreciation activity sponsored by the HOSA chapter that shows gratitude to members of the local healthcare community. Activities can include thank you notes, an appreciation function, the partnership appreciation model in these guidelines, etc.