Sioux Falls - Sanford Health Career Exploration Program
Sanford Health offers a health career exploration program for students through a
variety of activities. For more information about these opportunities, please contact:
Youth Medical Explorers – YME ( formerly Sanford Scrubs Club):
Free health career exploration for grades 9-12. School year club meets once a month,
September through May. Summer club consists of 3 consecutive days in June. Admittance
by application. To apply, complete the
YME application and email as an attachment to Kelly Tollefson.
YME for College:
Still undecided? Explore health careers! Applicants are students enrolled in college
and wish to explore careers in healthcare. Session dates in June. To apply, complete the
college YME application and send as an attachment to Kelly Tollefson or fax to 605-312-9837.
Elementary School Visits:
Sanford Health staff will visit your elementary class and provide a look at healthcare
issues that affect your grade level.
High School Educational Tours:
9-12 grade students speak with healthcare professionals on site as they visit a
number of departments at Sanford Health. All visitors must sign HIPAA and confidentiality
Health Occupations & Professions Exploration quarterly program which focuses on specific roles in
healthcare, touring and interactive forum. Specifics sites and dates forthcoming.
Fargo - Sanford Health Youth Medical Experience Program
The youth medical experience program provides an excellent opportunity for selected
high school juniors and seniors to explore careers in healthcare under the guidance
of Sanford Health professionals.
Acceptance into the program is competitive, with space for only a limited number
of students. Applicants should be mature, self-motivated individuals interested
in taking an active role in furthering their education. It is also necessary for
participants to make a time commitment to the program, which includes attending
program sessions at Sanford Health in Fargo during the school year. There is a $75
fee for the program, however scholarships are available for students with limited
Applications are distributed each April and participants are selected in May for
the program. Please print the documents below to learn more about the program.
Youth Medical Experience Letter
Youth Medical Experience Program Description
Youth Medical Experience Application
Youth Medical Experience Draft Schedule
For more information, please contact Susie Munyer at (701) 234-6202 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
H.O.P.E - Health Occupations & Professions Exploration
HOPE Camp gives students four days of hands-on-activities and classes to explore a
wide variety of health professions and health career opportunities while becoming
familiar with the hospital and college campus settings. Most students attending the
camp are considering college to become a health professional. HOPE is offered by
Sanford Health Fargo and NDSU College of Pharmacy, Nursing & Allied Sciences. The
camp is open for rural students entering 10th- 12th* grades in fall 2015.
(*Students who are just graduating are also accepted.)
Registration is open through May 25, 2015 or until camp is full so sign up today.
More details: click here
For information about the camp or registration forms
please contact: Susie Munyer at (701) 234-6202 or e-mail email@example.com.