Student Experiences

Student Experiences at HVCH

Thank you for your interest in applying for a student experience at Hocking Valley Community Hospital. Our dedicated team has a passion for healthcare and loves being involved in the community by assisting with the future of healthcare.

SHADOWING STUDENTS

These are students observing in an actual workplace to gain exposure to a particular occupation or profession. You must be at least 16 years of age and may only shadow one day/one time (no more than 8 hours). Shadowing is limited to outside of patient care areas; observation only. No access to Patient Health Information. Please take a few minutes to complete the shadowing application and return it prior to your anticipated start date. Once your application has been reviewed, you will be notified of the decision regarding your shadowing request.

OTHER STUDENT EXPERIENCES

Observation – Clinical
Observing in an actual workplace to gain exposure to a particular occupation or profession. Anyone 18 years or older with imminent plan to apply to a PT, OT, ST, Radiology, Respiratory, Lab Technician, NP, PA program that requires observation hours as part of the application process. No direct patient care contact; observation only. Limited to number of hours required for application.

Educational Experience
An official program of a health-related field of study, typically at the college level, to provide specific clinical experiences for students. College students only. Must be at least 18 years of age. Educational Affiliation Agreement between the school that the student is attending and Hocking Valley Community Hospital to provide student experiences. Direct patient contact. Access to the Hospital’s Electronic Health Record, when requested.

Please take a few minutes to application for your student experience and return it a minimum of 4 weeks prior to your anticipated start date. Once your application has been reviewed by the Education Department and Senior Leadership Team, you will be notified of the decision regarding your student experience request.

Again, thank you for your interest in applying for a student experience at Hocking Valley Community Hospital. We look forward to meeting you and having the opportunity to develop a personal and professional relationship with you!