Unity Health CAMP

CAMP: Careers and Medical Professions

Program Purpose:

CAMP is a special summer program designed for high school 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, and basic nursing skills.

Additional Learning Opportunities Include:

Unity Health facility tours

Guest speakers

Shadowing medical personnel

Disaster drill

Healthcare job preparation

Mock interviews


GPA of 2.5 or higher

Completed application form

Two letters of recommendation

Current school transcript

Short essay explaining interest in CAMP

Personal transportation to and from CAMP each day




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

Prerequisite Courses:

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

Dates and Locations:

Unity Health - Harris Medical Center (Newport)


Unity Health - White County Medical Center (Searcy)

Event Date: June 11-15 (students entering 11th or 12th grade)

Application Deadline: April 6, 2018

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


Unity Health High School CAMP Director - Newport

Michelle Foshee

Marketing Office

1205 McLain St.; Newport, AR 72112

Office: (870) 512-3081

Fax: (870) 523-0375



Unity Health High School CAMP Director - Searcy

Delaney Vershum

Education Office

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

Office: (501) 380-3381 

Fax: (501) 380-3384




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