Youth Education

Medical Explorers

This program is sponsored by Reading Hospital for the Boy Scouts of America. Our post meets monthly to teach high school students about various careers in healthcare. Young adults ages 14 to 21 who have shown an interest in a medical profession are welcome to join the group. The program features guest speakers and departmental tours.

Who's Invited to Join

Berks County high school students in grades 9 to 12 who are interested in a career in healthcare are welcome to join the 2016 - 2017 Medical Explorers Post.

During each post, students will have the opportunity to tour a different department in Reading Hospital and talk to doctors, nurses and staff about careers in healthcare.

Attendance is FREE. Registration is not required but recommended.

About the Program

Developed by the Boy Scouts of America, Medical Explorers is a program offered to high school students interested in learning about careers in healthcare.

Meetings are held the third Thursday of each month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Students are welcome to join Medical Explorers anytime throughout the year.

Wyomissing High School Alliance

For many years, Wyomissing Area School District has partnered with Reading Hospital on a number of issues affecting the health and well-being of students.

School of Health Sciences Tours and Presentations

Our School of Health Sciences provides tours and presentations for student groups interested in health care.