Effective July 1st, 2021 Western Reserve Hospital will reinstate all Experiential Learning opportunities.  The application information has been updated below with new guidelines and requirements.   Please email explearning@westernreservehospital.org with any questions.


Western Reserve Hospital offers a variety of learning opportunities for those pursuing an experience in the healthcare workforce.  If you are interested in an experience for career exposure or academic credit, please complete the required forms below and return as instructed.

For information regarding the types of learning experiences Western Reserve Hospital offers, see the table below.

 LearnerTypes


Program Guidelines And Waiver

Experiential Learning Program Guidelines

Experiential Learning Program Guidelines - Signature Page

Experiential Learning Consent and Waiver - Signature Page


Required Immunizations

Proof of the following immunizations is required for ALL learning experiences.** 

  • COVID Vaccination (Proof of at least one-dose)
  • MMR (Vaccination record showing two doses, or titers showing immunity)
  • Varicella (Vaccination record showing two doses)
  • Hepatitis B (Vaccination record showing three doses)
  • Tuberculosis test (within 12 calendar months of experience start date)
    • PPD (2-step skin test) OR
    • T-Spot (blood draw) OR
    • Quantiferon (blood draw) 
  • Seasonal Flu Vaccination (if experience falls between November 1st – April 15th)

Once you have read, understood, and signed the above documents, save the signature pages, and fill out the application at the link below. 

In order for your application form to be processed, you must attach the Guidelines Signature Page and the Consent/Waiver Signature Page.

If you do not yet have proof of immunizations, submit them to Explearning@westernreservehospital.org as soon as you are able.   These are required to move forward with the application process.


Application Form

EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING APPLICATION FORM

*A confirmation email will be sent upon receipt of your application.  However, PLEASE NOTE, THE APPROVAL PROCESS MAY TAKE UP TO 30 BUSINESS DAYS.  You will be notified via email when your application has been approved and you will then be contacted for scheduling within 5 business days.

*Western Reserve Hospital reserves the right to decline Experiential Learning Applications based on specific qualifications, including but not limited to current availability and staffing within the organization.

**Exception requests will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

For questions, please contact Explearning@westernreservehospital.org or you may call 330-971-7061.