Education

LOCAL STUDENTS TEST DRIVE SURGICAL ROBOT AT MISSION HOSPITAL

Mission Hospital, part of the St. Joseph Health network, offered teens a closer look at a career in healthcare

By STAFF     11/9/2016

It was career day at Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo recently as some 70 high school students from five local schools had a chance to talk with doctors and surgeons about the reality of working in the medical profession. The day’s highlight was the chance to actually operate a surgical robot.

The event was part of the hospital’s efforts to foster an interest in careers in science, technology, engineering and math, all applicable to the healthcare industry.

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