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UNC REX Healthcare Careers

Student Nurse Externship Program

Next program start date: May 31, 2022

General Program Overview

  • Ten week program
  • One to two week hospital orientation including hospital, Nurse Aide and unit based orientation
  • Preceptorship with a seasoned nurse preceptor
  • Opportunities to develop and utilize clinical skills encompassed by the Nursing Team
  • Nursing Assistant I certificate required
  • Role shadowing opportunities for special procedures and in various specialty care areas
  • Monthly peer support and interprofessional seminar

To be eligible, candidates must:

  • Be entering senior year of nursing program in Fall 2022

Application Process

Apply online – January 2022

  • Critical Care Services - (req# 13549)
  • Medicine & Short Stay – (req# 13547)
  • Intermediate Care – (req# 13570)
  • Surgery Services (Med/Surg) – (req# 13517)
  • Women’s Services – (req# 13574)
  • Pre/Post Cath Lab - (req# 13530)
  • Heart & Vascular Diagnostics – ((req# 13569)
  • Surgical Services (req# 13527)

Now Accepting Applications!

Visit the UNC Health site to start your online application today.

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