VCU Health System Student Nurse Extern in Richmond, Virginia
Student Nurse Extern
1250 E. Marshall Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Open for VCU students
The Department of Peri-Operative Surgical Services is currently accepting applications for the Nurse Externship. This externship is through the VCU School of Nursing and open to second semester Sophomores and rising Juniors. Please complete the online application and attach a resume and cover letter stating why you are interested in this program. The Nurse Extern is under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, licensed independent practitioner, or manager and assists with a variety of direct and indirect patient care activities. These direct activities may include assistance with activities of daily living, comfort care, safety, nutritional support and performance of selected diagnostic and therapeutic tasks and procedures as directed. Indirect patient care activities may include maintaining a clean, safe environment, sterilization and ensuring adequate inventory of supplies and equipment. Qualifications: RequiredCompletion of first semester junior year in a BSN program dependent upon school curriculum. VCU/MCV BSN students: Completion of Sophomore year, Nursing 201, 202, 261. This position is open for VCU School of Nursing students only. PreferredAcute care experience as a nursing assistant or aide experience
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.
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