Spend Your Summer with Us at Meriter Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin!
Timeline – The program begins May 20, 2013 and ends August 9, 2013 Application – The application instructions are included below!
Transitioning from the classroom to a career can be challenging. You can get a head start on your nursing career by taking advantage of this unique opportunity.
Earn as you learn at Meriter Hospital during our 12-week summer program. From the end of May to the middle of August, you will work in our caring, nurturing environment under the guidance of an experienced registered nurse in one of our Patient Care areas. Our 12-week Student Nurse Extern Program will allow you to observe, firsthand, the dynamics of collaborative nursing practice and to begin the transition of student to professional nurse at Meriter.
Orientation classes will supplement your hands-on clinical experiences. Clinical opportunities will be offered in the Birthing Center, IMCU, Heart and Vascular Center and Perioperative Services. These departments will provide a fast-paced work environment, and the experience provided will develop critical thinking skills, teamwork and collaborative skills with solid patient care experiences.
The Student Nurse Extern Program at Meriter Hospital is open to any nursing student who:
Will have senior status for the fall semester of 2013
Anticipates graduating in December 2013 or June 2014
Is a student in good standing at an accredited school of nursing
Has completed at least one acute care clinical
Is certified in Health Care Provider CPR through August of 2013
There are two steps to completing your application for the Summer Extern Program for Student Nurses:
Print, complete and send in the 2013 Nurse Extern Program Application provided below.
Complete a Meriter Hospital job application for this position in the Meriter Careers section, by adding the job to your Job Cart and completing the hospital application form, as directed.