Taylorville Memorial Hospital is now accepting applications for a free nursing camp for students who are interested in the profession. The camp, which will be held in June at the Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation as well as Taylorville Memorial Hospital will give students the chance to shadow and interact with nursing staff.
Stacy Hull, Workforce Development Consultant with Memorial Health Systems gave more details on the camp.
Other factors in the application process include a students grade point average and extracurricular activities.
Hull said the TEN Camp is a great way for students to learn more about the nursing field, and gave some details as to what’s on the first day agenda for the camp.
The following days will be held at Taylorville Memorial Hospital, where campers will have the opportunity to shadow nurses throughout the hospital. Hull gave details on how students can apply for the camp.
The camp will be limited to 10 students, and campers are expected to attend all three days of the camp. Applications are available online, and more information is available by calling 788-6254.