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Nursing Students

H.E.L.P. Program

Program Dates: July 14 – July 20, 2019

H.E.L.P. is a hands-on residential program for any high school student with an interest in heath care fields including the following: doctors, nurses, physician assistants, physical therapists, phlebotomists, EMT’s, etc. This program includes observations and learning experiences at Baystate Noble Hospital in Westfield. Students will also receive CPR training and certification as part of the program.

Registration packets for the 2019 program are now available! To have a registration packet mailed to you, click the link below and complete a short registration request form. These forms can also be downloaded directly from our webpage below. You may also pay your deposit or balance online, by clicking HERE!

Click here to request a registration packet!

                                                          

Topics include:

  • Stress Management
  • Exercise
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Disaster Management
  • First Aid
  • Skill labs: Blood draw, blood pressure, lung sounds, suturing, giving injections, disability awareness
  • Issues in healthcare
  • HIPAA/Privacy regulations
  • Movement Science
  • Sports Medicine
  • Ethical Issues
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Nursing
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Nutrition
  • CPR certification

What's included?

  • Live in the Westfield State University residence halls
  • Eat in the Dining Commons
  • Participate in on-campus activities

Sample Daily Schedule

8:30am: Breakfast
9:30-12pm: Classes with a break at 10:30
12pm: Lunch
1-5:00pm: Classes with a break 2:30
5:30pm: Dinner
6:30-10pm: Evening social activities, free time, movie nights, game nights, etc.


The H.E.L.P. program at Westfield State is open to anyone ages 14-17 with an interest in healthcare related fields. No specific previous background is required!

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Important Forms and Documents

After WSU has received your initial registration form and deposit, the following forms will be sent to you:

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