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CASHS Lincoln Intermediate and Learning Support

Chambersburg Hospital works with Chambersburg Area High School LIU and Learning Support Teachers to offer a Cooperative work experience for students in the Environmental Services and Food & Nutrition Department. This program is offered during the school year, Monday-Friday 8:00 am – 2:00 pm. Placements are only coordinated with the CASHS teachers and the Organization Performance and Effectiveness Department representative.

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CASHS Academic Career Track and Transition Program (ACT)

Chambersburg Hospital works with the ACT Program from Chambersburg High School. These students must have approval from their school directors of the program to apply. This program is offered during the school calendar year, Monday through Friday, following school hours.

Contact Angie Austin at or (717) 709-4755

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Cooperative Education (COOP) Program

Cooperative Education, also known at some high schools as senior internship, is an opportunity for high school seniors to spend time learning and volunteering within our Summit Health facility. This program is for local students who are interested in healthcare. The opportunity is available during a school calendar year, Monday through Friday from 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM. You must meet certain requirements and placements are based on a first come first serve basis if available.

Contact Angie Austin at or (717) 709-4755

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Healthcare Career Institute (HCI)

This is a state-award winning intense career exploration program for high school juniors and seniors (10th & 11th grade students can apply) who attend a Franklin County School or are homeschooled with an address in Franklin County. Students are graded on course work, attendance, work ethic, and soft skills. You can earn high school credit towards graduation. Summer students receive half a credit and fall students receive a full credit. Students must first meet certain criteria to apply and there is a selection process.

Requirements: You must currently be in 10th or 11th grade and have at least a 3.2 GPA to apply. When you create your own log on and password for your account and application, please remember it!  You will need it later. After your application check your email within the week for additional instructions.

The summer session (June 10, 2019 – July 12, 2019 (with July 4, and 5 off) takes place for 5 weeks in the summer from 8:30 AM – 12 noon and the fall session (start date TBD due to the start of school) is for 18 weeks (a semester) from 7:30 AM – 9:30 AM., following the school calendar. 

HCI Information Sessions for 2019 are conducted to learn about the program and to see if you meet the criteria to apply. Choose from one of the following 2019 Information sessions: January 15th or 28th, 6:45 PM in Lecture Rooms B & C, Chambersburg Hospital, and February 4th, 6:45 PM in the Waynesboro Hospital Simulation Classroom. In case of inclement weather, the sessions may be canceled. Please visit for the latest updates. 

Important to note; Online Applications are due 2/8/19 by midnight.  Give two-three days after your application is received for an email response with directions to the first- round of required materials.  The first-round materials will be due on 2/18/19 by 4:00 PM.  Once all materials are reviewed, information will be sent on whether you are selected for an interview or not. Thanks for your interest in this dynamic program.

Applications are currently closed.

Contact Angie Austin at or (717) 709-4755


Med Camp is a collaborative program with Penn State Mont Alto that allows student to have a hands-on experience in health care for a week in the summer. You must be entering 9th or 10th grade and have an interest in health care. To apply and learn more go to

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