Individuals age 18 and older and interested in a career in the field of medicine, are eligible to apply. Selected individuals must also meet the following conditions:
-Have health and accident insurance coverage, individual or as a dependent.
-Be fully vaccinated and immunized. Accepted applicants must provided proof of the same immunizations as required of enrolled medical students.
-Successfully complete computer-based training on work-place safety (OSHA) and patient confidentiality (HIPPA). These computer training modules will be provided at program orientation.
-Participants must be available 8 hours a day, 5 days per week for the duration of the program.
"I enjoyed being able to see the doctor-patient interaction and how they dealt with the variety of cases I was a part of. This program has been a vital part of my journey to become a physician by not only giving me first and experience, but furthering my curiosity and fueling my passion for medicine. I still have much to learn." 2012 Medical Horizons Participant