Get AMPED Abroad: Healthcare/Medicine Volunteer/Internship
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Get AMPED Abroad: Healthcare/Medicine Volunteer/Internship


  • Health Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Nursing


  • Business
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Medicine
  • Public Health

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Open to All Ages

Participation Guidelines

American, Asian, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi, South African and Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families and Couples.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

Includes project set-up arrangements, airport pick-up and drop-off, orientation, host family accommodations, three meals/day, 24/7 emergency in-country staff support, and project donation. Spanish lessons are available in Costa Rica for an additional weekly fee.

Participants will also receive information regarding their placement prior to their departure. Placement information, will include in-country contact information, alternative accommodations for delayed arrivals, currency exchange, phone and internet communication, laundry, etc.

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Experience Required



Basic Spanish required for Ambulance Services, Dentistry and Dengue. Laboratory project requires intermediate Spanish. In addition Ambulance Services requires first-aid/medical training, and/or experience. The Dentistry project requires participants to be licensed or currently enrolled in a dentistry program.

Application Procedures

  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Transcript