Covenant Health Hosts Covenant Ready Summer Program for Middle School Students | KLB | KAMC

LUBBOCK, Texas (PRESS RELEASE) — The following is a press release from Covenant Health:

Covenant Health will host a free summer program called Covenant Ready, which will include half-day programs for middle school students in grades 6 through 8 on health care exploration.

With events from 8am to 12pm on June 21, June 23, July 12 and July 14, there are several ways for students to spend their morning gaining insight into healthcare and getting a jump start on choosing theirs to get a MINT degree.

The morning begins at Maxey Park and includes a tour of the hospital, including the emergency room, radiology department, pharmacy and simulation unit. Attendees can watch a pig lung demonstration, view slides under a microscope, see an X-ray, tour emergency vehicles, and more!

Students also learn about a variety of topics and have the opportunity to speak with healthcare professionals. This summer program can help middle school students decide on a STEM major that interests them.

There are still places available for each date. Parents can register their middle school students using the form at the following link:

For more information or questions you can email [email protected] or call (806) 725-0696 to speak to Brittnie Shock or Terri Morris.

(Flyer in a Covenant Health press release)

About Covenant Health:
As a faith-based healthcare system, Covenant Health’s vision is to create health for a better world. As the top hospital in the Panhandle Plains region, as voted by US News and World Report, Covenant Health has consistently provided exceptional healthcare to western Texas and eastern New Mexico for more than 100 years. Our clinically integrated healthcare network of eight hospitals and more than 6,000 nurses enables us to provide our patients with greater access to care using more innovative technologies and practices while focusing on new approaches to healthcare such as education and preventive medicine. To learn more about Covenant Health, please visit or our Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter pages.

(Press release from Covenant Health)

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