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Job Shadow & Clinical Observation


Major Health Partners offers job shadowing and clinical observation opportunities to individuals who are 16 years of age and older. Job Shadowing is designed for individuals who wish to explore health career professions. Clinical observation is designed for individuals entering a degree program or needs clinical observation hours for college application requirements.

For general questions, please contact Education Services at 317.398.5297.

What You'll Need To Do

  • Please fill out the application in its entirety. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

What We'll Need From You

  • A copy of your immunization records
  • A copy of your COVID-19 Immunization Record
  • A copy of your flu vaccine (if the request is between October 1 through March 31)

What To Expect From Us

  • Please allow for a 3-4 weeks processing period during which your application is reviewed and availability is determined. During this time, you will receive confirmation that your application was received.
  • Due to patient sensitivity and per MHP policy, job shadowing is not permitted at provider level which includes any physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants.
  • If accepted, you will be notified by email. The email will contain instructions on how to make an appointment with MHP Education Services to provide the required immunization and medical documents and complete the mandatory paperwork.
  • Observers are permitted a maximum total of 20 observation hours. Students may not observe more than 4 hours per day per area. Observers are not limited to one area or one healthcare profession (except for providers for job shadow applicants).
  • You must be 16 years of age or older to observe. Any observer that is 16 or 17 years of age must have parental signed consent.

Job Shadowing Application Form

Clinical Observer Application Form