Health Career Competition in Longview

The doctors and nurses of the future converged in Longview over the past two days, as 16 school districts sent students to compete in the Health Cccupations Students of America conference.

Over 500 students from as far away as Mesquite and Richardson came to Longview High School vying for top honors in everything from C-P-R/first aid drills to nursing and physical therapy.

The function was part of the HOSA area three leadership conference. It's designed to encourage and get kids ready for the long road ahead in the medical field.

Bob Hallmark Reporting