Health care assistant in local hospitals in Huancayo!

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The Exchange

Be an health care assistant in local hospitals and health centers we work with. Help patients in the hospital to feel better and getting cured from their diseases. Please not that this program only works for volunteers with medical studies! We ask for a additional monetary contribution to the worldpacker reservation fee for your expenses such as Wi-Fi, electricity, laundry, food and gas of $130 USD or 450 Soles per week in a shared bedroom.

What you offer

20 hours of help per week

Cleaning: Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.

Housekeeping: Exchange and wash bed linens. Make the beds.

What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Lunch: Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!

Dinner: Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Language lessons: Learn or improve your language skills.


European Union Passport

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

assisting inside health centers at Huancayo, city and the small villages around.
taking care of elderly , children, teenagers , babies, adults in risk.
visiting them, giving them motivation classes, helping children to study and learn in these special conditions, helping them with their medical treatment, etc.

Activities & Shift

if you study medicine or you are a doctor , the day starts at 7 a.m. to meet with the main doctor to talk about their patientes, then the group go to visit each patiente from 8 to 10, then you help with every patiente medical treatment until 1 p.m.
if you decide to help in the afternoon is optional .


get tropical diseases inmunizations .
health professional or student.
valid health insurance.
help at least 4 hours a day at a medical center .
good level of spanish.
commitment with the schedule
proactive attitude
work under pressure