LUBBOCK, Texas (PRESS RELEASE) — Here is a press release from Covenant Health:
Covenant Health will host a free summer program called Covenant Ready, which will include half-day programs for high school students in grades 6-8 to explore health care.
With events from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on June 21, June 23, July 12, and July 14, students have multiple opportunities to spend their mornings getting an overview of healthcare and getting started choosing their STEM major.
The morning will start in Maxey Park and will include a tour of the hospital including the emergency department, radiology department, pharmacy and simulation unit. Attendees will be able to watch a pig lung demonstration, look at microscope slides, see an x-ray, check emergency vehicles and much more!
Students will also learn about a wide variety of topics and have the opportunity to speak with healthcare professionals. This summer program can help middle school students begin choosing a STEM track that interests them.
There are still places available for each date. Parents can register their middle school students using the form at the following link: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=hpAxLiaao0aGX2Fb7VdnhpULMVkekPJCvyxawJ86wb1UODZRNetVMFE4NVU1ME8wWjFaMUtGUFVVSi4u&qrcode=true
For more information or questions, you can email [email protected] or call (806) 725-0696 to speak with Brittnie Shock or Terri Morris.
About Covenant Health:
As a faith-based health care system, Covenant Health’s vision is to create Health for a Better World. As the best hospital in the Panhandle Plains area, voted by US News and World Report, Covenant Health has consistently provided exceptional healthcare in West Texas and East New Mexico for over 100 years. . Our clinically integrated health network of eight hospitals and more than 6,000 caregivers enables us to provide our patients with better access to care using more innovative technologies and procedures, while focusing on new era approaches. in health care such as education and preventive medicine. To learn more about Covenant Health, please visitalliancehealth.org or our Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter pages.
(Covenant Health press release)