If you feel like health care is the path for you then check out the numerous Explorer Posts below! Trauma Tuesday kicks off with Alegent Health allowing you to experience first-hand what it’s like inside a hectic emergency room. There’s also Clarkson College of Nursing, Creighton Physical Therapy and more!

Coming Fall 2012 – Spring 2013

YMCA Aquatics Explorer Post #9622

The YMCA Aquatics Explorer Program will provide students the opportunity to experience an exciting career in Aquatics. Through this five week session, students will take on the challenging role of a YMCA Lifeguard and Aquatics Professional by developing an understanding of water safety, risk and program management, swimmer surveillance and learning the basic skills needed to save a life.

AHEC

The Area Health Education Center Explorers post offers an in depth look at CPR, First Aid and trauma scenarios to better prepare students for everyday awareness as well as a future in health care.  This is accomplished through hands-on activities presented by licensed health care professionals and health science education.

Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Post #578

Do you have an interest in the health care industry as a potential professional path? Join us at Children’s Hospital & Medical Center where you will learn about health care careers in a series of informal lectures and tours presented by experts in the field. The six-week session will be held on Tuesdays from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. starting on January 22, 2013, and ending on February 26, 2013.  The program is limited to 50 students, so sign up soon!

Creighton Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy and Physical Therapy Post #561

You will have the opportunity to speak with professors, clinicians, and professional students about occupational therapy, pharmacy and physical therapy. Explorers gain hands-on experience using real therapy techniques and pharmacy products and get exposure to new technologically advanced equipment in our fields.  You will also visit a pharmacy and various classrooms and laboratories.  Students will also learn about various careers available in occupational therapy, pharmacy, and physical therapy. We are excited to share our professional experience with you and hope that it may give you insight into a rewarding and enjoyable health care career.

Creighton University Dental Post #662

Interested in dentistry, dental hygiene or dental assisting? We invite you to become a member of this year’s Exploring Program in Dentistry. We will meet every week for approximately 10 weeks. Our first meeting will be at Creighton’s Boyne building, Room 137. Parents are welcome to attend.

UNO Athletic Training Post #416

The Athletic Training posts consist of 90 minute sessions specific to the Athletic industry.  Explorers will have the opportunity to sign up for additional job shadowing during UNO sporting events including volleyball, soccer, basketball and wrestling.  Exact dates and times for these sessions will be made available at the kick off meeting.

ITT Technical Institute Post #767

Join us as we explore various health care career options including: nursing, radiology, medical imaging, health care business and physical therapy. We will have interactive experiences for each health care career, as well as a mock hospital visit,  interaction with current health care profession students, and hands-on sessions focused on basic health care skills. We will meet every Wednesday for 5 weeks from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.

Clarkson College Post #43

Join us as we explore various health care career options including: nursing, radiology, medical imaging, health care business and physical therapy. We will have interactive experiences for each health care career, as well as a mock hospital visit,  interaction with current health care profession students, and hands-on sessions focused on basic health care skills.

Alegent Mercy Hospital Post #9

The purpose of this program is to give you the best information about careers in health care through tours, guest speakers, discussions, and various hands-on learning experiences featuring: Nursing, Surgery, Dietitian, & Cardiology

Alegent Bergen Mercy Post #593

The purpose of this program is to give you the best information about careers in health care through tours, guest speakers, discussions, and various hands-on learning experiences featuring: Labor/Delivery and Neonatal Care

Alegent Lakeside Hospital Post # 794

The purpose of this program is to give you the best information about careers in health care through tours, guest speakers, discussions, and various hands-on learning experiences featuring: Health & Wellness, Oncology (the study of cancer), Diagnostics/Radiology

Alegent Midlands Hospital Post #574

The purpose of this program is to give you the best information about careers in health care through tours, guest speakers, discussions, and various hands-on learning experiences featuring: Surgery/Physical and Occupational Therapy

Alegent Immanuel Hospital Post #689

The purpose of this program is to give you the best information about careers in health care through tours, guest speakers, discussions, and various hands-on learning experiences featuring: Behavioral Health, Radiology, Nursing, Respiratory Therapy, Physical and Occupational Therapy, and Surgery