hosa-Future health professionals

Illinois Chapter


Illinois HOSA- Future Health Professionals is dedicated to enhancing the delivery of quality, compassionate healthcare by providing opportunities for career and technical education knowledge as well as leadership development for the secondary, post-secondary, and collegiate level of student’s whose career interest is health science technology. Illinois HOSA is 100% healthcare.


Illinois HOSA-Future Health Professionals vision is to adequately prepare healthcare workers for the 21st century.  Through adequate preparation, the acute shortage of qualified healthcare workers in the healthcare industry will be decreased.


Welcome Back Illinois HOSA!!! We are super excited to announce that registration is now open for the 2022 Fall Leadership Conference. Illinois HOSA would like to invite all local chapter officers to join us at our first in-person conference of the year. The Conference will be held on Monday, October 17 from 9:30am-2pm at the Wyndham Springfield City Centre in Springfield, Illinois. More information will be shared to advisors via email. Members are encouraged to follow our instagram account (@hosa.illinois) to stay up to date with Conference updates.  

The purpose of the Fall Leadership Conference is for Local Chapter Leaders to cultivate leadership skills individually and as a team, learn useful tools to effectively manage a local chapter, and develop a local chapter program. Local chapter members will attend presentations from the Illinois HOSA 2022-2023 State Officer Team and sit in on an enlightening presentation from our guest speaker Kelly Barnes. The registration fee includes meals and a short-sleeved IL HOSA t-shirt. 

Location: Wyndham springfield city centre

Hotel Address: 700 E Adams St, Springfield, IL 62701

Registration Link: https://forms.gle/W1JHXRFz6jYwrHZC7

Registration Fees:

Advisor Workshop $50.00 (Includes 3 CPDU's, lunch & T-shirt)

Topics: ISBE updates; SLC updates, new competitive events information; HOSA best practices

Student Workshop $30.00 (Includes lunch & T-shirt)

Topics: Leadership training; team building; state officer information

*Please limit registration to chapter officer team*

Registration deadline: October 7th


Illinois currently has 46 active chapters across the state!


The Illinois Chartered Association currently has over 2000 members. Learn how you can get involved with our organization by filling out the contact box below!

DID you know?

Illinois became a charter state for HOSA-FHP at the 1st National Leadership Conference in April, 1978.



HOSA provides a unique program of leadership development, motivation, and recognition exclusively for secondary, postsecondary, adult, and collegiate students enrolled in health science education and biomedical science programs or have interests in pursuing careers in health professions. HOSA is 100% health care!


  • Leadership opportunities at the local, state, and international level
  • Travel opportunities for state conferences 
  • network with members all across the state
  • Employment in healthcare is projected to grow 15% in the next decade; Join the growing industry of committed health care workers 
  • Make a difference in the lives of others

Contact us now!

we would be pleased to hear from you.