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Nurse Extern Program

What is a Nurse Extern?

A nursing student in good standing of a nationally accredited nursing program and entering their final year of associate or bachelor’s degree RN program. CNA required. To apply, click here.


What Does an Extern Do?

Gets a head start on their nursing career. Partner with a registered nurse to provide direct patient care and improve clinical skills and competency.


Opportunities for Externship:

  • Emergency Department
  • Intensive Care
  • Intermediate Care
  • Medical/Surgical
  • Labor and Delivery



  • Starting at $16/hour
  • Develop clinical confidence, delegation, priority setting, and clinical decision-making skills.
  • Practice communicating with patients and care team.
  • Establish valuable professional relationships.


Post-Graduation Benefits:

  • Eligibility to convert to RN position and receive a $5,000 sign-on bonus.
  • Educational assistance to further your RN degree.
  • Flexible scheduling options.
  • NCLEX test fee reimbursement.


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