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Get AMPED Abroad: Healthcare/Medicine Volunteer or Internship in Costa Rica
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Get AMPED Abroad: Healthcare/Medicine Volunteer or Internship in Costa Rica

Fields

  • Health Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Nursing

Causes

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

Program Duration

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

Dates

First and third Monday of each month

Age Range

At least 18

This Program is open to

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

Cost in USD

Starting at 782

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

Yes. 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.

Qualifications

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