Medical Electives & Medical Spanish immersion in Peru
The Medical Elective Network is the leading provider of global health medical electives and medical Spanish immersion courses in South America. Our programs in Peru for healthcare professionals and students offer a unique opportunity to take an intensive medical Spanish course and/or take a clinical rotation in one of several partner hospitals.
Here, your medical Spanish skills will quickly advance, enabling you to work with Spanish speaking patients throughout your career effectively. We are one of few medical Spanish immersion programs accredited by the American Academy of Family Physicians.
The Spanish Language Healthcare Experience
Elements of the programs include the 20 hours per week medical Spanish course, a choice of hospitals, lots of extra language support, comfortable family accommodation, private transport to and from the hospital each day, travel insurance, and additional activities (Gym membership and classes).
Working in the community
You will gain lots of direct patient interaction on our Community health fairs These are the ideal opportunity to combine your professional skills with your developing language skills