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Montana Tech Hosts Camp to Prepare Next Generation of Health Care Professionals


23 students from across Montana will attend MedStart Summer Camp in Butte hosted at Montana Tech – July 23rd – 27th. MedStart is a 5-day summer program aimed at developing the next generation of health care providers. Hosted by the Montana AHEC (Areas Health Education Center), MedStart Camp immerses students in campus life while providing opportunities to explore a variety of health care careers through simulation activities and job shadows at St. James Healthcare and other local facilities. In addition, students also attend college planning sessions to map out their career goals. 

MedStart Camps are hosted during the summer in Missoula, Great Falls, Butte, Billings and Miles City.  More than 100 students were selected to participate in the camps following a rigorous application and recommendation process.  

For more information about MedStart Summer Camp and/or AHEC, please contact Natascha Robinson at natascha.robinson@mtha.org - 406-457-8048 - www.scmtahec.org.

About the South Central Montana AHEC
The South Central AHEC (Area Health Education Center) is a grant funded program hosted by the Montana Hospital Association. The mission of our office is to recruit, train, and retain a health professions workforce committed to rural and underserved populations.

We work with students of all ages encouraging them to pursue careers in the high skill, high pay, and high demand healthcare industry. Our programing provides students with career exploration resources and opportunities to further their healthcare knowledge. We are also the go-to source for finding healthcare jobs in Montana. As recruitment and retention specialists we work with over 65 medical facilities statewide to place interested candidates throughout Montana.