Some of the most renowned medical professionals in the State of Ohio are here. (Although they may be wearing a tutu or superhero cape when you meet them.)
Camp Ho Mita Koda offers a unique combination of awesome camp fun and pediatric, endocrinology-specific medical care. We know it takes a lot of trust for parents and guardians to feel good about their kids coming to camp and we want to make sure families and campers have the utmost peace of mind about the care we offer.
We provide comprehensive, individualized medical care for each of our campers. We recruit physicians and nurse volunteers with experience caring for children with Type 1 Diabetes. These professionals leave their lab coats and scrubs behind and join our medical team at camp. And while they may not “look” like doctors or nurses when they’re swinging climbing up our rock wall, the truth is they are constantly focused on the needs and well-being of every camper.
Amazing medical facilities just steps from all the fun.
Our medical facility, called ‘The Dispensary’, is a state-of-the-art facility stocked with all the medical equipment and supplies needed to provide urgent, emergent and routine diabetes care. We work closely with families to ensure that every aspect of their child’s care is done in a manner that allows them to thrive at camp. We have even more nurses and doctors available and on call 24 hours a day while campers are on site!
The best of the best for our campers.
We know physicians and nurses are incredibly busy in their professions. But that doesn’t stop them from volunteering their precious free time to join us at camp and make the experience all the more memorable for our campers. Many of these amazing, compassionate people are the same world-class physicians, surgeons, and medical professionals who care for our campers in clinics and hospitals back home.
For physicians and nurses interested in joining us as a medical staff or volunteer, pediatric clinical experience is preferred and eligibility to volunteer is determined following a personal interview. Preference is given to applicants with experience and training in Type 1 Diabetes management.
Read more details about our Medical positions HERE.