Area upcoming 9th – 12th Grade students, with an interest in exploring health care careers, and who live in either Wayne or Ontario Counties, are invited to attend “Camp MedQuest” at Newark-Wayne Community Hospital on Wednesday, August 5th from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. The day-long camp is planned to give participants a hands-on chance to experience the opportunities available in health careers. Areas to explore will include: Nursing, Emergency Medicine, Mercy Flight Nursing, Surgical Services, Nursing Education/Simulation, Telehealth, Rehabilitation Services (Physical/Occupational Therapy), Radiology, Food and Nutrition and other services. Students attending will rotate through at least three of the areas of interest.
The registration fee is $25 (includes lunch, snacks and a t-shirt) and pre-registration is required. Space is limited to 20 students and the deadline to sign-up is July 15th. A limited number of scholarships are available for Wayne County students to attend this camp.
For more information about MedQuest Camp and how to register, visit http://www.rochestergeneral.org/centers-and-services/medquest/
About Rochester Regional Health
Rochester Regional Health is an integrated health services organization serving the people of Western New York, the Finger Lakes and beyond. The system includes 150 locations: five hospitals; more than 100 primary and specialty practices, rehabilitation centers and ambulatory campuses; innovative senior services, facilities and independent housing; a wide range of behavioral health services; and ACM Medical Laboratory, a global leader in patient and clinical trials. Rochester Regional Health, the region’s second-largest employer, was named one of “America’s Best Employers” by Forbes in 2015. Learn more at rochesterregionalhealth.org