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Observations/Job Shadow at UPMC in North Central Pa.

Get a real-life glimpse at what medical professionals at UPMC do every day. Whether a student or adult looking to change careers, job shadowing can help you get an in-depth look into a certain field, and help you decide if you want to pursue it. Job shadows are meant to be no more than 40 hours, and you must be 14 years old or older to participate. 

Students wishing to job shadow:

  • Be at least 14 years old.
  • May shadow up to a maximum of 40 hours.
  • Complete and submit the Job Shadow Request Form.
  • Once your Job Shadow Request Form has been received, Volunteer Services will contact you to complete your Job Shadowing Packet.

Complete the Job Shadow Request Form

By submitting this form, I request to observe a health care worker at UPMC in North Central Pa. entity to help facilitate my selection of a career. I assume all risks of my participation, accept full responsibility and/or medical costs for, and hereby waive any claims or rights against UPMC, its parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, employees, agents, or representatives that I might have related to, any accident, illness, injury, or other harm or loss incurred by me during, or as a result of, transportation to and from UPMC and/or the time spent at UPMC in North Central Pa., including but not limited to the observation period.

* Individuals are not considered “fully vaccinated” unless they have received either:

  • Two doses of an mRNA vaccine
  • Or, a dose of J&J vaccine followed by a booster dose of either the J&J, Pfizer, or Moderna vaccines

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