Welcome to the Suncoast HOSA website, home of all things HOSA-related! You will find tons of stuff here, ranging from upcoming information to event resources.

Our Mission

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 education students, therefore, helping the student meet the needs of the healthcare community.

Our Goals

We are committed to building a community of collaborative health leaders. Here are some of our goals that we aim to achieve:

  • To promote physical, mental and social wellbeing.
  • To develop effective leadership qualities and skills.
  • To develop the ability to communicate more effectively with people.
  • To build self-confidence and pride in one’s work.
  • To develop an understanding of the importance in interacting and cooperating with other students and organizations.
  • To encourage individual and group achievement.
  • To develop an understanding of current health care issues, environmental concerns, and survival needs of the community, the nation and the world.
  • To encourage involvement in local, state and national health care and education projects.
  • To promote career opportunities in health care.

Why Join HOSA?

There are many reasons why you should be affiliated with HOSA, whether you are planning to go into the medical field or not. Here are just a few of our favorites:

  • Compete with other students across the world in one of HOSA’s 56 health related competitive events.
  • Community Service Opportunities and Recognition
  • Leadership Opportunities
  • Scholarships!
  • Large network of students and professionals in the health community