Health Occupations Students of America integrates into the Health Science Technology Education curriculum to develop and recognize smart, dedicated, and passionate future health professionals. Serving future health professionals since 1976, HOSA was established with the idea of providing students opportunities to develop as a leader and a future employee. With over 235,000 members across the nation, HOSA creates driven, determined student leaders that are excited about healthcare and all that HOSA has to offer. HOSA is 100% healthcare and connects all hubs of the healthcare field. One experience ignites another creating a chain reaction between those who teach, learn, and do.