What:. The Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast will be attending a Robotics Open House with Test drives of this surgical technology and Healthcare career day hosted by HCA Florida Northside Hospital. The students will get the opportunity to test drive the robot and learn how it is used directly from one of our general surgeons. They will also have the opportunity to hear about nursing and physical therapy careers from hospital directors, participate in a Hands Only CPR lesson from Sunstar Paramedics and have an overview on EMS careers including a direct look at life saving amenities located on an ambulance.
When: Tuesday, July 26 – students will arrive at 1130 am for demonstrations to be held from 1230 pm – 300 pm
Where: Hospital Front Lobby 6000 49th Street North, St. Petersburg
Why: Boys & Girls Clubs of the Suncoast teen group participating in Healthcare career week with the highlight being a field trip to HCA Florida Northside Hospital to learn about these careers directly and to participate in hands on activities.
If you would like to attend the event to take photos, video or talk to attendees, please contact:
Carrie Johnson – Carrie.Johnson@HCAhealthcare.com or 727-521-5265
About HCA Florida Northside Hospital
Serving the community since 1976, HCA Florida Northside Hospital is a 288-bed hospital, offering a full range of services including comprehensive and interventional stroke care, preventative and corrective cardiac care, full-service orthopedic and spine treatment an ER 24/7®, and general surgery. As one of the first hospitals in the area to achieve Atrial Fibrillation Certification (SCPC), our technologically advanced hospital allows our highly skilled physicians, nursing, and caregivers to serve our growing community. HCA Florida Northside Hospital is the first nationally recognized Comprehensive Stroke Center in Pinellas County and nationally recognized for quality and safety by earning an ‘A’ Patient Safety grade from the Leapfrog Group Spring 2020 and 2021. Our employees voted us a Tampa Bay Times Top Workplace in 2020. With campus-based specialized services including the Tampa Bay Heart Institute and the Neuroscience Institute for Interventional Neuroradiology and neurologic care, HCA Florida Northside Hospital continues to enhance and expand its services to better serve the community.