Job Shadow

Interested in learning more about healthcare and what career path to choose? Take advantage of our job shadow program!

As the need for healthcare professionals rise, job shadows play an important role in recruitment by allowing individuals to observe different careers and opportunities within Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare. We are excited to offer job shadow experiences to individuals who are interested in exploring the possibility of a career in healthcare or requesting observation experience for classroom purposes. Job shadow experiences are “observation” only and are 8 hours or less in length.


  • Individuals must be at least 16 years of age.
  • Documentation from physician or school health services regarding health history of communicable diseases and immunizations.

Prior to Scheduling

Prior to scheduling a date for your Shadow Experience, you must complete the Job Shadow Agreement and the physicial examination form and submit the signed agreement along with documentation for the Health Requirements listed on page 2 to:
**Please Note: If you did not receive the seasonal influenza vaccine, please complete the Influenza Vaccination Exemption Form.

Please mail completed form, along with health records, to:

Covenant Medical Center
Attn:  Human Resources
3421 West 9th Street
Waterloo, IA  50702

Contact Information

Please call 319.272.7323 if you have any questions regarding job shadow experiences.