Students enrolled in clinical courses must be certified by the American Heart Association with Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers/Professionals and must provide a copy of their card showing proof of certification. We do not accept online courses. We do not accept Red Cross courses. Other courses, such as Heartsaver AED/CPR, do not meet our clinical contract requirements. For your convenience, listed below are some recommended resources for certification/ recertification:
Summer III is a 10-week program at Mayo Clinic offered annually and begins in early June. You are eligible for Summer III if you are enrolled in a 4-year baccalaureate program and have completed 2 semester or 3 quarters of clinical nursing experience prior to the start of the Summer III program. Salary, benefits, and housing. Application deadline: January 15th. More info: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-800-562-7984.
7-month program, salary and full benefits while you learn. For more info: contact email@example.com, or call 1-214-590-8454 and speak with Barbara Clark Mims or Laura Luecke. Fax 1-214-590-6947.
Summer Opportunities at Mayo Clinic for Junior and Senior nursing students mayoclinic.org
Summer Nurse Extern Program at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 615-322-2116; Vanderbilt Medical Center
Summer Internship for Nursing Students, called "Experience Oncology Nursing" at Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Rochester, NY Mary Anne Long, 716-845-3111 Roswell Park
OSF Saint Francis Medical Center Summer Extern Program in Peoria, Illinois 309-655-4008 or 2667; OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
Bassett Healthcare - Summer Student Nurse Program, especially interesting for those interested in health care for rural populations 1-800-526-1271, Rebecca Wipper, Human Resources Dept., Bassett Healthcare, One Atwell Road, Cooperstown, NY 13326-1394 Bassett Healthcare
Student Nursing Summer Internships - Kansas Health Institute 785-233-5443; firstname.lastname@example.org Kansas Health Institute
Wake Forest University Medical School Student Nurse Extern
Frontier Nursing Service, Wendover, KY - Couriere Program for nursing students Frontier Nursing Service (look at courier program)
Please contact Undergraduate Student Services for information regarding uniforms.
Clean, white, low-heeled, enclosed leather nursing shoes are to be worn with the uniform. No sandals, tennis shoes, or platform shoes are permitted. Laces, when appropriate, must be clean and solid white. White hose, free of runs, are to be worn with the uniform. Solid white socks, without decorations, may be worn ONLY with the pants uniform.
Complete uniform requirements are listed in the School of Nursing Handbook for Undergraduate Students.