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High School Winter Bootcamp

Generating an awareness and interest in different health care careers

ThedaCare High School Winter Boot Camp is an opportunity for current high school students in their junior, senior year, or recent HS
graduate to generate an awareness and interest in the different health care careers. This opportunity will engage participants
interested in health careers by learning and interacting with health care professionals from ThedaCare.

Participants will learn how health care teams work together to provide the best patient care for our patients/community and will
have opportunities to meet and speak with health staff from different departments to learn what a day in healthcare might mean.

  • Nursing
  • Rehab/Therapy
  • Finance
  • Emergency Room
  • Clinic Setting
  • Dietary
  • Housekeeping
  • Lab
  • Respiratory Lab
  • Peri-Op
  • Imaging

Event Details

Thank you so much for your interest in our High School Bootcamp!  Due to the high number of applicants, our process is now closed.

Date: Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Time: 8:30am – 3:30pm

Location: ThedaCare Medical Center-Waupaca

Application Deadline

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 – Apply by submitting form at end of page

Program Schedule

  • Light breakfast
  • Welcome message from ThedaCare leader
  • 3 learning sessions/tour of chosen department
  • Networking lunch with other students and staff
  • Certificate of completion

Learning Objectives

  • Connect with health care professionals
  • Gain exposure to health career opportunities
  • Learn academic paths for health careers

Participant Requirements

  • Must be a current high school student in their junior, senior year or recent HS graduate
  • Completed application (below) / release form*
  • Health requirements (including 2 step TB test)

* If chosen for the event, release form and health requirements will be provided via e-mail