Observing Health care Professionals at Carilion Clinic
The Job Shadow program is designed to provide opportunities to learn about health careers while observing staff and patient interaction. Participants do not take part in hands-on care as part of this experience.
Under no circumstances may you shadow without first having received a confirmation email from Carilion’s Visiting Student Affairs Office.
Applicants must be at least 16 years of age and must have completed a Tuberculosis screening within the previous 12 months. Due to the large number of applications received daily, shadow experiences are limited to three days, per year, per student.
How to Apply
- Those seeking shadowing time at Carilion Clinic should complete a Observation Application (pdf). 
- If granted a rotation: Students must read the Code of Excellence Manual  and print and sign page 29
- If planning to be on an Carilion premises between October 1st and March 31st of any year: Applicants must also fill out and submit the Attestation of Flu Vaccination form (.doc