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KP YEAH! — Kaiser Permanente Northwest’s Youth Exploration Academy in Health Care

Our KP YEAH! program nurtures the next generation of health care professionals with four-week paid internships for high school students.

Helping students thrive

KP YEAH! interns can explore Kaiser Permanente’s integrated health care system and learn more about career pathways as they prepare for the next step in their education journey. The program is open to high school juniors or seniors.

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Explore your interests

The internship gives students the chance to get a firsthand look at dozens of health care career opportunities in both patent care and administrative areas. Learn what it’s like to work directly with patients as a doctor, nurse, physical therapist, dentist, and more. Or, explore careers in human resources, marketing, information technology, or law.

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Learn more and apply

Explore the world of health care and learn more about career opportunities by joining our KP YEAH! high school internship program.


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