Health Career Observation Program

The Observation Program is an opportunity for current college/university students to observe healthcare professionals, such as:

  • Nurses
  • Dieticians
  • Technicians/Specialty Technicians
  • Administrative Assistants/Unit Clerks

At this time, we only accept applications for the professions listed not physicians. We do not accept Observation Program requests for high school students.

Program requirements:

  • Your school must already have an affiliation agreement with University Health System (See the list of affiliated schools)
  • Observation application
  • Proof of enrollment
  • Criminal background check
  • Approval from the University Health System department director

For more information, please email Volunteer.Services@uhs-sa.com.

To observe a Physician:

If your observation experience is for a school course credit or required by your degree program, please work with your school placement coordinator to arrange your hours.