Unity Health CAMP

CAMP Information

Program Purpose:

Careers and Medical Professions (CAMP) is a special summer program designed for students who are interested in pursuing careers in the healthcare field. The program offers students opportunities to participate in medical-related activities such as first aid, CPR, healthy lifestyle education, and basic nursing skills.

Additional Learning Opportunities Include:

    Unity Health facility tours

    Participation in disaster drill

    Guest speakers

    Medical personnel shadowing

    Healthcare job preparation

    Mock healthcare position interviews


    GPA of 2.5 or higher

    Completed application form

    Two letters of recommendation

    Recent school transcript

    Short written essay about why you are interested in CAMP

    Personal transportation to and from CAMP each day

Prerequisite Courses:

There are no prerequisite courses; however, some biology knowledge is helpful.

Dates and Locations:

June - TBA

Unity Health - Harris Medical Center (Newport)


July 10-14 (Grades 10th-12th)

Unity Health - White County Medical Center (Searcy)


8 a.m. to 4 p.m. with lunch provided

Application Deadline:

April 21, 2017 (Searcy)



For more information or to submit your application, please contact:

Unity Health High School CAMP Director - Searcy

Delaney Vershum

Education Office

3214 E. Race. Ave.; Searcy, AR 72143

Office: (501) 380-3381 


Unity Health High School CAMP Director - Newport

Michelle Foshee

Marketing Office

1205 Mclain St.; Newport, AR 72112

Office: (870) 512-3081


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