The Health Careers Exploring program offers a wide range of career experiences in the following areas: Oncology, Interventional Radiology, Operating Room and Surgical Services, Laboratory Medicine, Physical Therapy, Concussion Care, Pharmacy, MRI and Imaging Services, Respiratory Services, Exercise Physiology....these are just a few of the health careers available for youth to participate in.
Medical Explorers Criteria
Start Date: November 19, 2019
Schedule: First and Third Tuesday of the Month
Time: 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
End Date: April 7, 2020
Fee: $15.00/student—includes T-Shirt and end of year celebration
Program will consist of a brief educational session followed by tours to various departments and presentations by Cape Regional Team Members. There will be plenty of time for questions and answers. Calendar attached.
Open to ALL High School Students. Program is limited to the first 30 enrolled and paid participants. Checks made out to Cape Regional Foundation.
Shadowing experiences in patient care areas will be offered as follows:
After April 23rd
Student must be a senior in high school
Student must be 18 years old (a 17 year old graduating will be considered)
Student must have attended 80% of monthly sessions
Student and/or adult must sign knowledge of confidentiality statement
Physician approval required
Patient/Family approval required where applicable
One student at a time
Shadowing experiences in non-patient care areas will be considered throughout the program with or without minor exceptions.
Please contact Tom Piratzky at firstname.lastname@example.org or 609-463-4042 to register for the Medical Explorers Program
Download Criteria HERE
Medical Explorers Schedule
- Completion of Paperwork
- Cape Regional At-A-Glance
- Volunteer Opportunities
December 3 Oncology
December 17 Cath Lab/Interventional Radiology
January 7 Operating Room/Surgical Services
January 21 Lab/Histology
February 4 Physical Therapy/Concussion Center
February 18 Pharmacy
March 3 MRI/Diagnostic Services
March 17 Respiratory Services
March 31 Miracles Fitness/Exercise Physiology
April 7 Wrap-up/Graduation/Celebration
ALL STUDENTS ARE ASKED TO PARTICIPATE IN AT LEAST 80% OF THE SESSIONS FOR A SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF THE PROGRAM. CLASSES WITH START IN THE MARUCHI ROOM WITH A BRIEF INTRODUCTION OF THE SESSION.
Download the Schedule HERE