There is a unique program at Pocono Medical Center in East Stroudsburg geared to young people the ages of 14-20 called PMC Medical Explorers Post #206.
Medical Explorers partners young people with an interest in the medical field with the professionals who work in health care and health-related fields. Each month highlights a different discipline in health care. Participants tour the many departments at Pocono Medical Center and have the opportunity to talk with experts in their respective fields, as well as participate in hands-on activities.
An open house for new members will be held Tuesday, Sept. 18 from 5-7 p.m. in the Stroud and Brodhead Rooms on the first floor of Pocono Medical Center, 206 East Brown St., East Stroudsburg. The open house will give prospective participants an overview of current and future career opportunities in health care.
Post 206 meets the third Tuesday of every month from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Pocono Medical Center.
For more information, call (570) 476-3447.