Requirements to Rotate

Application Process

  • Students interested in rotating at the ChristianaCare must complete a Student Application for each department in which he/she would like to rotate.
  • Students must be in good academic standing and enrolled in a LCME or AOA accredited medical school to be considered eligible for junior or senior clerkship positions at ChristianaCare.
  • Applications will be reviewed by the Department and the student will be notified by the Office of Academic Affairs upon approval.
  • Students approved for any rotation must meet the eligibility requirements below to rotate at ChristianaCare.

Institutional Requirements

A fully executed Student Training Agreement must be in place and a certificate of insurance received (coverage must be $1 million/$3 million personal liability) before a student can begin a rotation. ChristianaCare will initiate a Student Training Agreement request for students who are apply from a non-affiliated school.

The affiliated school will ensure clearance in the following areas for each rotating student:

  • Criminal Background Check (in accordance with the procedures established by school)
  • Immunization of Tetanus, measles, mumps, rubella, hepatitis B, varicella if a negative history or an unknown history of chicken pox, Influenza within timeframe required by ChristianaCare and TST skin test.
  • Drug Screening (in accordance with procedures established by school).
  • a copy of a valid flu vaccination during flu season (October thru March)
  • submit DE Child Abuse Clearance to State for processing