Cody Regional Health had the honor of hosting an informative and fascinating tour for three third-grade classes from Sunset Elementary School.
As an organization with a mission to encourage and inspire young minds, Cody Regional Health welcomed 52 eager students to explore the world of healthcare through their doors. The event was a great success, and the hospital was thrilled to offer this opportunity to young minds with a passion for learning.
The press release reads:
Cody, Wyo. (Sept. 7, 2023) – Cody Regional Health recently had the privilege of hosting an engaging and educational tour for three third-grade classes from Sunset Elementary School, Cody, Wyoming. With a mission to inspire young minds, the hospital opened its doors to 52 enthusiastic students eager to explore the world of healthcare.
The tour, designed to introduce students to various aspects of healthcare and hospital operations, took them through several departments within the Cody Regional Health Main Campus. The goal was to provide an inside look at the hospital environment, introduce them to diverse career opportunities in healthcare, and instill a sense of curiosity about the vital role of healthcare professionals.
The young visitors had the opportunity to explore the Emergency Room and Bay, Radiology and Imaging department, Buffalo Bistro Cafe, as well as the Physical and Occupational Therapy departments. Each department visit was guided by knowledgeable staff who shared their insights and experiences, making the learning experience both informative and enjoyable.
One of the primary objectives of the tour was to inspire the next generation of healthcare professionals. By showcasing the diverse range of jobs available within a hospital and how they all contribute to patient care, Cody Regional Health hopes to encourage these young students to consider careers in healthcare in the future.
Cody Regional Health is committed to supporting and nurturing local talent, and events like these underscore the hospital’s dedication to the community’s educational growth.
“We are thrilled to have welcomed these bright young students from Sunset Elementary School to our hospital. It’s our hope that this experience will spark their interest in healthcare and motivate them to explore career paths in clinical and non-clinical fields. We believe that by exposing them to the different aspects of healthcare, we can inspire them to make a difference in the lives of patients in the years to come,” said Ashley Trudo, Marketing Director at Cody Regional Health.
The hospital looks forward to continuing its community engagement and educational initiatives, providing young students with unique opportunities to learn, grow, and consider healthcare careers.
For more information about Cody Regional Health and its community involvement, please visit codyregionalhealth.org.