Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe is with its numerous hospitals, rehabilitation and other specialised care facilities a well-established healthcare provider in Germany. It runs 13 hospital facilities all over the country which provide a broad range of medical services. The list of medical facilities run by Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe (JUH) Germany can be found here. The JUH may also be able to organise trainings in other hospitals than those mentioned above, as their volunteer doctors are situated in many other hospitals around Germany.

A short-term placement is possible in all facilities, depending on current situation and on the specialisation and interest of the medical student. The placements are agreed taking into account all circumstances on an individual basis. Please send firstly an email to to apply, attaching your CV and a short Cover Letter (max 1 page) explaining your background, expertise, preference placement and motivation. The JOIN Office will then arrange the contact with a country coordinator. 

Knowledge of German or English is required for everyday work, German is however an asset.

Please note that affiliation to one of the JOIN members is a precondition for application.

Johanniter Germany will be happy to assist you with travel and accommodation, upon mutual agreement and according to its current possibilities.