- Organizational Skills
- CPR Certification
- BLS Certification
About MedStar Washington Hospital Center
The Hospital Center is the largest Level I Trauma center located in the nation’s capital with 900+ beds, the region’s only Burn Center and a nationally recognized Heart & Vascular program. A MedStar nursing career provides you continuous learning and growth, the ability to deliver the most compassionate care with cutting edge technology and practices, and a team-centered model that always puts patients first.
General Summary of Position:
Student Nurse Externs are vital members of our health care team. In the Student Nurse Extern role, you will function as Unlicensed Assistive Personnel, working in collaboration with nursing staff to gain independence in performing routine patient care interventions, as well as the opportunity to develop strong organizational skills while caring for a group of patients. Student Nurse Externs are able to work up to 40 hours a week in one of our exciting clinical specialty areas.
Current enrollment in a Bachelors of Science in Nursing program and in good standing. Completed their junior year of nursing school with at least one semester of medical-surgical training. Current Basic Life Support certification.
Healthcare Provider CPR certification is required.
About MedStar Health
MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.