Allied Health Students (PT, OT, Speech)

Welcome to Kadlec Regional Medical Center. We look forward to having you as a student in our facility. Read about the History of Kadlec.

Quick Links: Student, Faculty, and Guest Portal

All requests for clinical placements in the Occupational, Physical, or Speech Therapy departments must be made in writing to the Kadlec Academic Services Department as well as to the respective department for placement. Please note that submitting a request does not guarantee placement.

For more information, refer to the Student Clinical Experience policy. Once placement has been confirmed, please visit the Student, Faculty, and Guest Portal for requirements to be completed prior to your clinical experience.

KRMC has the right to cancel a student placement at any time due to staffing availability.

► Academic Services:​

Rachel Wabeke
Student Services Specialist
Office: 509-942-2356
Fax: 509-942-2819
rachel.wabeke@kadlecmed.org


► Occupational Therapy: Requests will be considered on an ongoing basis but will be first come first served for clinical placement. All documents must be received before a request will be considered. Requests must be made by the school, student requests will not be accepted.

Krista Allison, OTR/L, CIMI, CCCE, NTMTC
Occupational Therapist
Office: 509-942-2660 x4915
Cell: 509-727-6898
krista.allison@kadlecmed.org

Additional Resources: Occupational Therapy Acceditation Data Form 2017


► Physical Therapy: Requests will be considered on a first come first served basis and will be accepted starting March 1 for the following year. All documents must be received before a request will be considered. Requests must be made by the school, student requests will no be accepted.

Jonathan Wright, PT, DPT, CSRS
Physical Therapist
Office: 509-578-9163
Cell: 509-
jonathan.wright@kadlecmed.org

  • Request for Placement Application (to be completed by the school)
  • Student Letter of Intent (to be completed by the student)
  • Student Resume (to be completed by the student)

► Speech Therapy: Requests will be accepted on an individual basis.

Elsa L. Bepple, M.A. CCC-SLP
Speech Language Pathologist
Office: 509-946-4611 x4868
Fax: 509-942-2819
else.bepple@kadlecmed.org


Proceed with documentation only AFTER request has been approved.

School's Responsibilities

  1. Ensure current affiliation agreement and certificate of insurance (COI) are on file.

  2. Verify completion of student's Kadlec Passport and sign it. If your school does not have access to student records, the student will be responsible for providing all records to Kadlec Academic Services for review and verification. Email documents to Rachel Wabeke one (1) week prior to Orientation or first clinical date.

    National background checks including: OIG, GSA and Washington State Patrol (WATCH). You must notify Kadlec if a "hit" is discovered.

Student's Responsibilities

  1. Visit the Student, Faculty, and Guest Portal for requirements to be completed prior to your clinical experience.