Competitive Events Guidelines

The 2019-2020 HOSA Competititve Event Guidelines will be posted on September 1, 2019. Please see links below for the 2018-2019 guidelines. 

HOSA Handbook Section B: The General Rules and Regulations for each of the events is located in this part of the Handbook.  Be sure to read this in its entirety before you compete in any HOSA competitive events. 

Health Science Events: Teamwork Events: Middle School Events:
Dental Terminology Biomedical Debate Medical Reading
Medical Spelling Community Awareness Foundations of Medical Terminology
Medical Terminology Creative Problem Solving KT: Health Career Exploration
Medical Math Forensic Science KT: Nutrition
Medical Reading  Health Career Display Public Health
KT: Behavioral Health Health Education Extemporaneous Health Poster
KT: Human Growth & Development HOSA Bowl Healthy Lifestyle
KT: Medical Law & Ethics Medical Innovation Prepared Speaking
KT: Nutrition Parliamentary Procedure Speaking Skills
KT: Pharmacology Public Service Announcement Health Career Display
KT: Pathophysiology   Health Education
KT: Transcultural Healthcare Emergency Preparedness Events: Exploring Medical Innovations
  CERT Skills Barbara James Service Award
Health Professions Events:  CPR/First Aid HOSA Happenings
Biomedical Laboratory Science Emergency Medical Technician HOSA Service Project
Clinical Nursing Epidemiology Health Careers Preparation
Clinical Specialty Life Support Skills Dynamic Decisions
Dental Science MRC Partnership Math for Health Careers
Home Health Aide Public Health Life Threatening Situations
Medical Assisting    
Nursing Assisting Leadership Events: Recognition Events:
Personal Care Extemporaneous Writing Barbara James Service Award
Pharmacy Science Health Career Photography HOSA Happenings
Physcial Therapy Healthy Lifestyle Healthcare Issues Exam
Sports Medicine Interviewing Skills HOSA Service Project
Veterinary Science Job Seeking Skills Outstanding HOSA Achievement
  Prepared Speaking Outstanding HOSA Leader
  Researched Persuastive Writing & Speaking  
  Research Poster Presentation  
  Speaking Skills  

2018-2019 Event Guidelines:

Health Science Events

Health Professions Events

Emergency Preparedness Events

Leadership Events

Teamwork Events

Recognition Events

MUST be classified under the provision of the 2004 reauthorized Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

** Event Includes Middle School Division