Medical Elective

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This internship is for individuals and groups currently studying towards a career in a medical field or already qualified, such as doctors, nurses and EMTs. Interns will be working at large city hospitals in Nepal.

As a medical elective, you will have a chance to see the differences between the health care systems in a western country that now works digitally and in a developing country that largely works manually.

We currently partner with a pediatric hospital in Kathmandu, and general hospitals in Kathmandu and Chitwan. Come and Intern in Nepal at a local hospital and learn about the local health care system. 

Volunteer in Nepal 

WHO CAN JOIN THIS INTERNSHIP? 

– Must be medical or nursing student or professional.

AGE

–  Any medical students and professional 17 years+ may join this internship..

Come Volunteer in Nepal with VCD Nepal.

VOLUNTEER’S ACCOMMODATION

Volunteer’s accommodation will be arranged at a local host family. They will provided a clean private room with bed.  Sometimes they need to share room with other volunteers too. Most of the family have Nepali style toilet and bathroom. Free WI-FI is available at some of the host families.

MEALS

You will be provided (dal/bhat) authentic Nepali meal two times a day (Breakfast & Dinner). Tea is served few times a day with light snacks. Most family offers organic vegetarian meal.

JOB DESCRIPTION 

You will be asked to assist and observe  in the most needed areas of the hospital ranging from vaccinations to emergency care.

WORKING HOURS

You will be working 4-6 hours a day for 5 days a week( Monday to Friday).

PROGRAM FEE – 190 Euros per week / per person

 

PROGRAM FEE INCLUDES

– Hospital registration fee, small orientation on health care system in Nepal, accommodation at a local family, 2 meals a day, public transportation to and from Kathmandu, Nepali language and cultural orientation, airport pick up and drop off. For chitwan medical elective placement we will provide bicycle for free.

 DURATION

2 weeks to 5 months

 PROJECT OPERATES

 All year round. On public holidays there will be no internship program.

Chitwan
Kathmandu


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