How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining example of what's possible when the brightest professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare industry, and in people's lives.
Wellstar's Student Nurse Extern Program is the perfect opportunity for current nursing students to gain
additional experience at the bedside while completing a nursing (RN) degree!
Apply today to be considered for the next available program start date, Spring 2022
(Must have at least one clinical completed by the March 7 or March 14 Start Date)
The Student Nurse Extern (SNE) provides basic care under the direction of the registered professional nurse. The SNE role is designed to provide an experiential learning opportunity for students to evolve towards professional nursing practice through the acquisition of basic clinical skills and advancing their knowledge related to patient care. SNEs promote a positive patient experience by partnering with the patient, family and other health care providers to provide excellence in customer service and assistance with basic daily living activities and comfort measures. The SNE assists other health care providers with safe, age appropriate and culturally competent care by performing basic patient care functions; i.e. ambulation, vital signs, transporting supplies/equipment/patient medications and other duties deemed necessary. The SNE must be able to work in a fast paced environment which requires mulit-tasking activities and ongoing communication with the registered nurse. Must be able to perform under stressful conditions with a compassionate, respectful and helpful manner. Must be able to take direction from a variety of care providers. Must be organized with excellent communication skills.
Required Minimum Education:
High school diploma or equivalent from accredited program required; one (1)semester clinical in a nationally accredited Associate, Baccalaureate or Master's-level pre-licensure nursing program.
Required Minimum Certification:
Must have a valid/current BLS card from the American HeartAssociation by the first day of employment.
Required Minimum Experience:
at least one clinical rotation completed in an acute care setting
Required Minimum Skills:
Ability to read, write and speak the English language; Strong customer service and interpersonalskills; Ability to collaborate with other health care providers in the provision of patient care; Ability to multi-task essential; Ability to function in stressful and emergency situations essential; Strong detail orientation required. Computer skills required; Personal time management skills are required; Basic computer skills required. Ability to enter information into an electronic medical record required; Basic medical terminology required.
We'd like to invite you on a career journey like no other! In return for your contributions, we'll help you make the most of all life's moments - on and off the job. Wellstar Total Rewards is designed to provide for your total well-being, including: Your Wellness, Your Pay, Your Future, Your Joy. We think it's pretty simple - we care for our team members and our team members care for the community.
Make a difference in patients' lives... and your own! Here, it's more than healthcare - it's CareerCare!