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MultiCare’s annual Nurse Camp goes online during COVID-19

The Suburban Times logoKahoot! adds fun and interactivity to this year’s virtual nurse camp

MultiCare Health System’s Nurse Camp goes virtual this year to adapt to the pandemic conditions while still providing students with a unique opportunity to learn about health care careers.

For the last 16 years, MultiCare’s Nurse Camp brought South Sound high school students to the organization’s Tacoma campus in July to give them in-depth exposure to nursing and other health care professions. This work is critical to building the next generation of health care workers who can serve our communities. The response to the coronavirus only highlights the need to grow our health care workforce.

One thing that won’t change is that there will be plenty of games. Embracing the move to the digital space, Nurse Camp will implement a quiz-based game called Kahoot!, where students can buzz in on their phones to answer questions.

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