Observer Request

We appreciate your interest in learning more about Southcentral Foundation’s Nuka System of Care. There are limited observer opportunities available and by completing this form you will help facilitate your request in a timely manner. An incomplete application may delay the process. For any questions or concerns, please contact us at or (907) 729-6850. Alternatively, a PDF version of this form is available to download.
Observer information
Additional information

Terms of observation
  • Comply with confidentiality and privacy requirements for customer-owners (SCF’s term for patients)and their families.
  • This experience is strictly observational. Observer is not allowed to touch customer-owners, handcustomer-owner care equipment, supplies or to hand instruments under any circumstance. Observer isnot allowed to write in customer-owners’ chart. Access to any protected health information will be limitedand supervised by mentor.
  • Observer is not allowed to discuss customer-owner care, condition or status while the customer-owner,family and/or visitors are present. Observer is not allowed to discuss customer-owner care, condition orstatus with anyone outside of SCF employees who are working with that customer-owner. Any breach ofthis may constitute a HIPAA privacy violation.
  • Each customer-owner must grant permission for the observer to be there. This permission mustbe obtained without the observer present. Customer-Owners or family members may terminate theobservation at any time.
  • Observer will receive no monetary or in kind compensation whatsoever from SCF for this experience.
  • SCF reserves the right to end the experience at any time and for any reason.
  • Observer must be accompanied by the mentor at all times in customer-owner care areas.
  • Observer must be 18 years of age or older and a high school/GED graduate.
For questions regarding application submissions, contact SCF’s Learning Institute:
(907) 729-6800 phone
4085 Tudor Centre Drive
Anchorage, Alaska 99508