Health Care Career Exploring

Health Care Career Exploring is a hands-on program open to young men and women 14-20 years old with an interest in learning more about careers in the fields of health care. 

You get to experience firsthand what it's like to conduct surgery on a dog or cat, take vital signs, evaluate an X-ray for broken bones or other ailments, properly put on surgical masks, gloves, and gowns, practice the latest techniques in physical therapy, build a crown for a tooth and so much more!



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American Red Cross Indianapolis - Post #911

The American Red Cross Indianapolis Post will focus on the ins and outs of disaster relief and what it is like to manage a disaster in your community.

Contact: Britton Riley
Cost: $35
Contact Britton Riley for specific information and times of meetings.

To register contact Britton Riley


Hendricks Regional Health - Post #14

The Healthcare Explorers program is for students seeking an in-depth, hands-on experience in the realm of health care. Students will learn about different professions within the hospital through hands-on activities, games, presentations, and close interactions with professionals ranging from hospital administrators to doctors, nurses and dietitians. Explorers who are juniors and seniors are encouraged to shadow at the hospital as an additional way to experience the job fields. In addition, students in this program are among the first to receive information about applicable hospital job openings and similar opportunities, as well as detailed information about the healthcare degrees offered at local colleges and universities. 

Contact: Katie Garwood
Fee: $35
Open House Date/Time: Thursday, August 24 from 6pm -7 pm
Location: 1000 East Main Street, Danville

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IU Ball Memorial Hospital - Post #320

Indiana University Health Ball Memorial is partnering with Central Indiana Exploring to offer a Medical Explorer Program for youth ages 14-20. The Medical Exploring Program gives youth an in-depth look at different healthcare careers by providing an opportunity to learn and explore in a variety of healthcare settings and job shadowing with medical professionals.

Contact: Dr. John Eliades
Open House Date/time: Wednesday, November 1 at 6:30 pm
Location:  2401 West University Ave, Muncie
Cost: $40 for new members and free for members that paid in the spring of 2017

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Riley Children's Hospital at IU Health

Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health is partnering with the Boy Scouts of America to offer a Medical Explorer Program open to youth ages 14-20. The Medical Exploring Program gives youth an In-depth look at different healthcare careers by providing an opportunity to learn and explore in a variety of healthcare settings and job-shadow with medical professionals in a pediatric setting.

Contact: Terry Stigdon
Open House Date/time: September 19th from 6-7 PM
Location: 705 Riley Hospital Drive, Riley Outpatient Center, Parking in Riley Outpatient Garage is advised as parking passes are provided for that garage
Cost: $35

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2017/2018 Schedule


Riverview Health - Post #136

Are you interested in learning more about the medical field? The Riverview Hospital Post engages Explorers through presentations by medical professionals and tours through out the hospital including but not limited to the pharmacy, rehab & fitness, surgery, maternity and hospital laboratory.

Contact: Mary Simopoulos
Open House Date/time: Monday, September 18 from 7 pm - 8 pm
Location: Riverview Hospital
               395 Westfield Road, Noblesville
              Main Cafeteria, enter through the main hospital entrance, Entrance #9 where the blue canopy is.

Cost: $45

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2017/2018 Schedule

 

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     Indianapolis, IN 46256
     (317) 813-7125


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