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AmeriSpan Unlimited
117 S 17th St, Suite 1401
Philadelphia,PA,19103,United States


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Last Updated: 06.08.06
   
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Countries/States Served: Costa Rica
People Utilized or Employed: Nursing, Public Health, Trainable Volunteers
Types of Students Allowed:
Medical Students, Nursing Students
Program Length: Long Term (Greater than 1 month)
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Current Volunteer Opportunities (Unpaid Positions)
Socialized vs. Private Healthcare in Central America's Most Advanced Medical System needed for 1 to 3 months
Opportunity Description: SALUD Medical Spanish Course Alajuela, Costa Rica Program (included in tuition): * 4 weeks 4 hrs/day classes (20 hrs/wk) * Private room with host family * Breakfast and dinner daily with host family * 2 lectures on Costa Rican health issues * 5-6 on-site observational visits to various types of medical centers * 1 weekend excursion * 3 half-day tours/trips * Cultural Activities * Airport pick-up and drop off to/from San Jose airport * Travel Assistance Program * Emergency message service Requirements: Your Spanish level must be ALL LEVELS. This program is open to the following: 1st year Med Student, 2nd year Med Student, 3rd year Med Student, 4th year Med Student, EMTs, Nurses, Nursing Students, Other Health Professionals, Physician Assistants, Pre-Med students. Dates and Prices: Program Dates: May 27-June 24, 2006 (4 weeks)
Total Number of Volunteers Needed: 15
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Overview of Clinical Settings in Ecuador needed for 1 to 3 months
Opportunity Description: SALUD Medical Spanish Course Quito, Ecuador Program (included in tuition): * 4 wks 4 hrs/day classes (20 hrs/wk) * Private room with host family * 3 meals daily * Service learning visits (these vary from observational to more hands-on) * Discussions/Lectures on Ecuadorian health issues * 3 weekend activities * Airport pick-up and drop-off to/from Quito airport * Orientation tour & materials * Travel Assistance Program * Emergency message service Requirements: Your Spanish level must be Mid-Beginner or higher. This program is open to the following: 1st year Med Student, 2nd year Med Student, 3rd year Med Student, 4th year Med Student, EMTs, Nurses, Nursing Students, Physician Assistants. Dates and Prices: Program Dates: June 18-July 15, 2006 (4 weeks)
Total Number of Volunteers Needed: 15
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Overview of Healthcare in an Impoverished, Indigenous Nation needed for Less than 1 month
Opportunity Description: SALUD Medical Spanish Course Antigua, Guatemala Program (included in tuition): * 3 weeks 4 hrs/day classes (20 hrs/wk) * Private room with host family * 3 meals daily (except Sunday) * 2 hours CULTURE CLASS on health-related topics * 2-3 study-related visits per week, including ground transportation * Orientation tour & materials * 2 weekend excursions (Tikal and Lake Atitlan) * Airport pick-up and drop off in Guatemala City * Use of our on-site services in Antigua * Travel Assistance Program * Emergency message service Requirements: Your Spanish level must be High-Beginner or higher. This program is open to the following: 1st year Med Student, 2nd year Med Student, 3rd year Med Student, 4th year Med Student, EMTs, Nurses, Nursing Students, Other Health Professionals, Physician Assistants, Pre-Med students. Dates and Prices: Program Dates: July 23-August 12, 2006 (3 weeks)
Total Number of Volunteers Needed: 15
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Overview of Clinical Settings in Peru needed for 1 to 3 months
Opportunity Description: SALUD Medical Spanish Course Cusco, Peru Program (included in tuition): * 4 weeks 4 hrs/day classes (20 hrs/wk) * Private room with host family * 3 meals daily with host family * Discussions/Lectures on Peruvian health issues * Medical visits and service learning * 3 weekend activities * Round-trip Lima-Cusco plane ticket & one night hotel stay in Lima * Overnight weekend excursion to Machu Picchu * Orientation tour and materials * Airport pick-up and drop-off * Travel Assistance Program * Emergency message service Requirements: Your Spanish level must be Mid-Beginner or higher. This program is open to the following: 1st year Med Student, 2nd year Med Student, 3rd year Med Student, 4th year Med Student, EMTs, Nurses, Nursing Students, Other Health Professionals. Dates and Prices: Program Dates: July 2-July 28 (4 weeks)
Total Number of Volunteers Needed: 15
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SALUD Medical Spanish Course - Alajuela, Costa Rica

Socialized vs. Private Healthcare in Central Americas Most Advanced Medical System

Overview:
The Alajuela, Costa Rica program is for four weeks and includes: 20 hours of Spanish classes per week (max 4 students in class); private room with a host family; 2 meals daily (lunch is not included); medical visits and service learning, discussions/lectures on Costa Rican health issues, cultural activities, transportation to/from San Jose airport; 3 half-day tours/trips and 1 weekend excursion.

Program (included in tuition):

4 weeks 4 hrs/day classes (20 hrs/wk)
Private room with host family
Breakfast and dinner daily with host family
2 lectures on Costa Rican health issues
5-6 on-site observational visits to various types of medical centers
1 weekend excursion
3 half-day tours/trips
Cultural Activities
Airport pick-up and drop off to/from San Jose airport
Travel Assistance Program
Emergency message service

Requirements:
Your Spanish level must be ALL LEVELS. This program is open to the following: 1st year Med Student, 2nd year Med Student, 3rd year Med Student, 4th year Med Student, EMTs, Nurses, Nursing Students, Other Health Professionals, Physician Assistants, Pre-Med students.

Dates and Prices:
Program Dates: May 27-June 24, 2006 (4 weeks)
Application Deadline: 6 weeks prior to start date
Program Price: 1825
Airfare: Your responsibility
Extra homestay nights: 18/day
Extra weeks of Classes and Homestay: 355/week
Deposit: (non-refundable): 200 deposit due with application
Final Payment: 6 weeks prior to start date

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