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Nurse Extern for our Summer 2023 program

Job ID: 160137
Category: CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant)/ Nursing Assistant
Work Type: PT 20+ HOURS
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Date Posted: Nov 15, 2022

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Description

Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

We are excited to announce we are taking applications for our Summer 2023 Nurse Extern Program! You must be in your junior to senior year of an accredited BSN prepared nursing program.

The Nurse Extern is a participant in an 8 week summer program for nursing students. The nurse extern program is designed to provide the nursing student with an opportunity to strengthen and reinforce his or her knowledge and skill in the practice of nursing under the direct supervision of a registered nurse preceptor and ease the transition of the realities of the work world. The nurse extern will follow his or her preceptor’s work schedule and will care for that nurse’s patients.


Hours of Work:
The nurse extern works a 24 plus hour week. The nurse extern follows the RN preceptor’s schedule, or their designee and educational sessions are scheduled as part of their workweek. The nurse extern is expected to attend the educational offerings.

Minimum requirements:

  1. The qualified candidate must be a nursing student and have completed a minimum of 1 clinical nursing course in an accredited baccalaureate school of nursing.
  2. You must have current CPR certification.
  3. You must have completed 1 clinical rotation
  4. Your GPA is 3.0 or greater
  5. You are available for the entire 8 week program. Dates to be provided shortly

Penn Will provide:

1. A positive learning experience at HUP, HUP Cedar, and Good Shepard Penn Partners

2. A full and robust 8 week program with exciting clinical experiences and informative educational sessions

3. We provide you with Penn Extern polo shirt

4. Comprehensive orientation and training

5. Flexible schedule per the department you are chosen

6. Pathway to RN role at Penn Medicine post -graduation


    We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

    Live Your Life's Work

    We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

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